African Festival of the Arts

Fri Sep 2, 2022
Various times
All ages
Pre-festival price: $15; At the gate: $20; Seniors (Age 65+): $10: Children (Ages 5 - 12): $5

Washington Park hosts the annual African Festival of the Arts, featuring vibrant drumming, museum quality and collectible artifacts, colorful and rich handwoven fabric and textile, family friendly activities, music, and food. 


Friday 1pm - 10pm

Saturday-Monday 10am - 10pm

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