august, 2022

This is a repeating event

sun28aug12:00 pm7:00 pmAfrican Festival12:00 pm - 7:00 pm Maker Park

Event Details

The Staten Island African Arts & Cultural Awareness Festival is back after a hiatus due to the pandemic. The event will feature live entertainment from  “Kora Musicians” from Senagal, “Talking Drums” prodigy from Nigeria, “Balafon” Instumentalists from Gambia, Ghanian African Dancers, a special dance performance by Prof. Charles Thomas (retired head of African Studies at CSI), Alkebullan African Dance Group, and more.

Arts, crafts, and food vendors will also be part of the fun. Awards will be handed out to several community members making positive impacts. Elected officials will also be in attendance.


(Sunday) 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Maker Park

450 Front St.


Nigerian-American Community Association (USA)



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