AugustAug 31 2019 11:00 - SeptemberSep 31 2019 22:00
African-Caribbean Festival will be held on August 31, 2019 at the Cube in the Exchange, downtown Winnipeg.
African-Caribbean Festival, is the first of its kind, an open air summer festival, where people are invited to discover, explore and celebrate the beauty and diversity of African-Caribbean cultures and communities by experiencing food, art and music, and cultural dances.
The event is open to everybody and celebrates the ethno-diversity of Canada.
Welcoming and beginning this Festival with a ‘Carnival’ Parade showcasing musical performances, cultural dances, and traditional clothing leading to the festival area located in the heart of downtown, in the Exchange.
Our local community is rich in artists of all kinds, designers, writers, poets, painters, musicians, etc. The festival will have free performances featuring local artists and artists from Africa and the Caribbean, featuring music from genres, such as Reggae, Afrobeat, Soca, Afro house, and Afro-pop. There will be many local vendors where attendees can purchase and learn about local products. Anything from food, clothing, jewelry, health and beauty, to name a few.
It is our hope with this event that we may be able to increase public awareness of the richness and diversity of our communities and local vendors.
Come dressed in African clothing… Feel the Afrobeat and Soca rhythms… Learn popular African dances, like the Shaku Shaku and Azonto.
For further information or to sponsor a portion of the event, please contact:
AfricanadOrganizer of Africanad CarnivalAfricanad is a global brand based in Canada to celebrate people of African and Caribbean descent. We strive to commend every African and Caribbean act contributing to the Canadian society positively, and most importantly making us proud around the world
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Exchange District 492 Main Street Winnipeg, MB R3B 1B7
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