Detroit, MI, United States
Fri.-Sun. 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
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The African World Festival in Detroit has expanded. The event, which takes place at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, now covers the museum’s interior spaces, the exterior grounds and portions of Peck Park. Catch the action August every year.
The African World Festival features performances, poetry, arts and crafts, African drumming and dance, vendors and ethnic foods. See more than 150 vendors with import and visual arts, handcrafted items, apparel, accessories and foods. The past year boasted an expanded Watoto Village! Come check it out and celebrate the history of Detroit. This festival is the single largest program by the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History and had over 150,000 attendees last year in three days.