25th Annual African Festival of the Arts Chicago Arts Festival / Music Festival / Outdoor Event / Concert Aug 29–Sep 1, 2014

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The African Festival of the Arts Chicago is an annual cultural celebration held on Labor Day Weekend. The festival features various cultural activities and several stages that host concerts by both famous African-American... ... read more

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25th Annual African Festival of the Arts Chicago Schedule

Aug 29 Fri
25th Annual African Festival of the Arts Chicago

Arts Festival / Concert / Music Festival / Outdoor Event / African / Art / Food / Hip-Hop / International / Pop / R&B / Soul

Washington Park Musiq Soulchild, Cassandra Wilson, Salif Keïta
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Aug 30 Sat
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Arts Festival / Concert / Music Festival / Outdoor Event / African / Art / Food / Hip-Hop / International / Pop / R&B / Soul

Washington Park Musiq Soulchild, Cassandra Wilson, Salif Keïta
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Aug 31 Sun
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Washington Park Musiq Soulchild, Cassandra Wilson, Salif Keïta
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Sep 01 Mon
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Arts Festival / Concert / Music Festival / Outdoor Event / African / Art / Food / Hip-Hop / International / Pop / R&B / Soul

Washington Park Musiq Soulchild, Cassandra Wilson, Salif Keïta
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25th Annual African Festival of the Arts Chicago Description

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The African Festival of the Arts Chicago is an annual cultural celebration held on Labor Day Weekend. The festival features various cultural activities and several stages that host concerts by both famous African-American artists and traditional African performers.

Family and friends can celebrate their own heritage or experience new cultures at the 2014 African Festival of the Arts Chicago. Attendees learn trades and techniques practiced during colonial times in the Quilting Pavilion, engage in conversations with African priests and healers in the Spirituality Pavilion, and watch films on African ancestry in the Film Pavilion. African Festival of the Arts Chicago adult visitors head over to the beer and wine garden, while younger guests hang out in the Children’s Pavilion. The festival offers something for attendees of all ages.

The 2014 African Festival of the Arts Chicago tickets are $10 during the presale period and $20 for general admission. Single-day family packages (two adults and four children) and weekend passes are both $30 each. Check out the African Festival of the Arts Chicago website to purchase tickets or for more information on African Festival of the Arts Chicago performers, scheduling, and a list of preferred hotels.

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