Kwanzaa 2019

Sat Dec 28, 2019
12:00pm to 5:00pm ET
All
Free with paid admission
American Museum of Natural History

This year’s cultural festival of African and African-American heritage marks the Museum’s 41st annual Kwanzaa celebration, honoring the holiday’s seven guiding principles.

The day also includes family-friendly activities, exciting performances, and an international marketplace. Past guests have included a cappella legends The Persuasions; Tony Award–winning tap virtuoso Savion Glover; rapper, producer, and beatboxer Doug E. Fresh; “American Idol” champion Ruben Studdard; and Oscar-nominated IMPACT Repertory Theatre.

Milstein Hall of Ocean Life, first floor

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Blessing of the Animals and the Feast of Saint Francis
Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine - 10:00 AM Pick
The Medieval Festival at Fort Tryon Park
Fort Tryon Park - 11:30 AM Pick
Art Sundae with Arghavan Khosravi
Rockefeller Center - 11:00 AM Pick
47th Annual Atlantic Antic
Atlantic Avenue - 12:00 PM Pick
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