Sep 1st 2017

28th Annual African Festival of the Arts

@ African Festival of the Arts

5100 S Cottage Grove Ave, Chicago, IL 60615

Opening Friday, September 1st, at 1PM

On view through Monday, September 4th

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.

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