African World Festival

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The Wright Museum!

Friday - Sunday, August 14 - 16, 2015




The 33rd annual African World Festival will once again bring over 150,000 attendees to the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, with performances, poetry, arts and crafts, African drumming and dance, hundreds of vendors, ethnic foods, and events for all ages!

This FREE, 3-day festival for the entire family takes place from 11 AM to 11 PM daily.
For more information call (313) 494-5824 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Click below to download the following documents:
Vendor Application   |   Special Event Vendor Application   |   Volunteer Application
Table Top Application   |   Temporary Food Service Application

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2015 Official Hotels

Contact hotels for festival rates