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The 5th Annual Charlotte African-American Festival

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 04/02/2017
Downtown Charlotte The Carole Hoefener Center
610 East Seveth Street Charlotte North Carolina
Friday - 6:00pm-
Ashanti Pageant/Music Extravaganza

Saturday 11:00am
Festival/Awards Ceremony

Sunday 1:00pm
Gospelfest

The Charlotte African-American Festival is a celebration of the rich heritage and accomplishments of the African-American Community.

The festival includes musical performances, art, literature, food, dancers, drummers, a pageant, speakers, vendors, and special awards and recognitions and much more. Special attractions include a journey through the Underground Railroad with a Harriet Tubman impersonator and the Black History Walk of Fame which features impersonations of famous African Americans.

Proceeds raised by The 5th Annual Charlotte’s African American Festival will provide academic and technology opportunities for Charlotte youth. Programs have been provided for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, The Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department, The Charlotte Housing Authority and a host of community organizations and private schools.

Formerly The Black History Walk of Fame

For more information call 704-777-9928
email charlotteafricanamericanfestival@yahoo.com
3/31/17
Venue
Carole Hoefener Center
Address
610 East Seventh Street
Charlotte NC
Start Time
4:00 pm
End Time
6:00 pm
Cost
Free
Event Category
Arts & Culture

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