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    5th Annual Charlotte African-American Festival

    Presented by at Carole A. Hoefener Community Services Center

    March 31 - April 2, 2017

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    5th Annual Charlotte African-American Festival

     

     

    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 


    Carole A. Hoefener Community Services Center

    610 E. 7th Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202

    Full map and directions

    Admission Info:

    Free



    Individual Dates & Times: *
    Mar 31, 2017: 4 pm - 1 am (Fri)
    Apr 1, 2017: 11 am - 5 pm (Sat)
    Apr 2, 2017: 1 pm - 6 pm (Sun)

    * Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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