KWANZAA 2012: First Fruits of the Harvest

Event Date: 
Saturday, December 29, 2012 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Info
Cost: 
Free with museum admissio
Contact: 
212-769-5315
Recommended Age: 
All ages
Editor's Pick: 

It is the AMNH's 34th annual Kwanzaa celebration.  Experience the rich traditions of Kwanzaa and honor the holiday’s seven guiding principles. The festival, hosted by storyteller Linda Humes, will include a special interview about Karamu (African Feast) with pioneering restaurateur B. Smith, family-friendly hands-on activities, and an international marketplace. Restoration Dance Theatre Company and Balance Dance Theatre, led by acclaimed choreographer Obediah Wright, will perform in an exciting program that also includes newcomers Soul Steps and Underground System Afrobeat.

Area/Neighborhood: 
Uptown
Upper West Side
NYC
location: 
American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York , NY
Phone: 212-769-5315
40° 46' 55.3152" N, 73° 58' 18.1884" W
New York