African World Festival

Join the community celebration of the year!

Friday - Sunday, August 19 - 21, 2016

The 34th 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:

Table Top Vendor Application   |  Vendor Application   |  Temporary Event Vendor App. (also known as a Temporary Business License)
Volunteer Application   |   Temporary Food Service Application   |   Sponsorship


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