Party goers convened at the end of the Long Warf pier on Boston Harbor to prep their Boom Boxes and accessories for the night ahead.
Revelers dance along the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway as the Decentralized Dance Party Boston gets underway
With the Boom Boxes synched up, the crowd stayed in motion.
Partiers pause to marvel at the Rings Fountain
Dancing re-commences as the water spouts pause
The party goes full force as the water cools down the crowd
Steam adds an air of mystery and more excitement as party goes full force
Excitement is in the air as the party gets ready to dance on
Quincy Market was not off limits as the Decentralized Dance Party wound its way towards downtown.
City Hall Plaza was one of the stops
There were even pauses for pit stops and merch vending
In the end all you had to do was follow the Disco Stick and you would be just fine.
— This series of images documents the Boston leg of the Decentralized Dance Party in the spring of 2012, and was featured as part of a multimedia blog post by the same name. This series was awarded an Honorary International Photography Award for Event Photography in 2014.