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African Festival

August 31, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until September 2, 2018

Annually during Labor Day Weekend, the Festival grounds in Chicago’s Washington Park come alive in a simulated African village. Attendees are transported across the Diaspora with interactive engagements, vibrant drumming, museum quality and collectible artifacts, colorful and rich handwoven fabric and textile, and other program spaces and Interactive spaces include: Drum & Afro-folk Village, Children and Family, African Heritage, African Spirituality, Wellness (Health) Village, Books and Authors, Fine Art, Film and Video, Food Court, Seniors and Quilting, and the African Marketplace.


Security Disclaimer:

No backpacks or coolers will be allowed on the festival grounds. Large bags are subject to search.


August 31, 2018
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Washington Park
5531 S. King Drive
Chicago, IL 60609 United States
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