African World Festival

37th Annual African World Festival

Friday, August 16 - Sunday, August 18, 2019

11 am - 11 pm Daily



The 37th annual African World Festival brings over 150,000 attendees to the grounds of The Wright Museum. This FREE 3-day festival is for the entire family, featuring performances, poetry, arts and crafts, African drumming and dance, hundreds of vendors, ethnic foods, and events for all ages!


Are you a business or organization looking to be involved in AWF 2019?

Click or tap on the appropriate application below:


The 37th annual African World Festival Vendor application

The 37th annual African World Festival License application (mandatory for all except Community Information Tent applicants)

The 37th annual African World Festival Community Information Tent application

The 37th annual African World Festival Kuumba Artist Village Vendor application


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