Celebrate Africa!

Celebrate Africa Festival 2021

Asante (Thank you!) to everyone who helped make the Celebrate Africa Festival and the Celebrate Africa Festival Rewind so successful in 2020! Last year’s virtual edition allowed people from all over the world to experience this wonderful celebration of African cultures.

The fourth annual festival is scheduled for September 12, and will be presented in a variety of formats. 

The artists and events will be announced in March. In the meantime, you can browse the 2020 Celebrate Africa virtual events below to revisit your favorite performances.

  1. Sep. 25, 2020 Events
  2. Sep 26, 2020 Events
  3. Sep 27, 2020 Events

Schedule of Events for Day 1

Time Event Activity Description
6 pm African Dance Demo Dance Cultural dance exercise
6:30 pm Jollof, Etc. Food Obi Onuoha, owner of Jollof, Etcetera, a restaurant that
specializes in healthy Nigerian cuisine
7 pm Cheick Hamala Diabate Music Musician from Mali, West Africa, nominated for a Grammy
award for Best Traditional World Music Album