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July 1, 2022 - July 4, 2022

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Celebrating all things African, from culture to milestones, the International African Arts Festival in NYC promises a wondrous time.

Flock to NYC and pay homage to African heritage through live concerts, art exhibits, and educational discussions. Then, catch dance and theatrical performances that best represent Africa. This annual event attracts a crowd of over 75,000 from across the world, so you know it's worthy of your visit.

Date

International African Arts Festival runs from July 1, 2022, through July 4, 2022, from 5 PM to 10 PM.

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Tickets

Advance: $25

At the door: $35

VIP Tickets: $75

To purchase, click here.

Lineup

  • Thandiswa
  • Olatunji
  • ADH
  • Maimouna Keita

Location

300 Jay St. & Tillery Avenue Brooklyn, NY

Covid-19 Information

All attendees must present a vaccination card or a 7-day negative PCR Test.

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About International Arts

Starting as a block party, the International African Arts Festival now grows as one of the biggest events that celebrate African culture in Brooklyn.

Each year, different artists and performers contribute their talents and art pieces to the meaningful celebration. Some renowned personalities who've performed include Blue Magic, The Mighty Sparrow, Steel Pulse, and India Arie.

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Experience International Arts Festival 

Africa offers cultural richness manifested from food to paintings, dance, and more. Celebrate African pride at the International Arts Festival with the entire family.

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Now in its 51st year, expect an epic lineup of performances and multiple booths offering authentic cuisines.

Plus, watch a fashion show and participate in tournaments.

Also, you can make a vacation out of it with a New York City vacation package.

Details

Start:
July 1, 2022
End:
July 4, 2022
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Website:
https://iaafestival.org

Venue

Brooklyn, New York
NY United States + Google Map

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