The African Festival of Arts and Culture is an annual festival that showcases the unique cultural heritage and artistic works of people of African descent living in Nova Scotia.
AFRIFEST showcases visual and performing arts, as well as the culture of people of African descent. Artists participating in the festival are diasporas from Nigeria, Ghana, Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Gambia, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Togo, Uganda, Somalia, Burkina Faso, Congo, Ivory Coast, Caribbean and African Nova Scotian Community. Their artistic works include visual arts, drumming, jazz, hip-hop, gospel, spoken-word and more.
The annual Africa Festival of Arts and Culture will take place at the Sackville Landing, on Lower Water Street, in Halifax and is open to the public, FREE of charge.
AFRIFEST: African Festival of Arts and Culture
When: Friday, July 19th – Sunday, July 21st, 2019
Where: Halifax Waterfront – Sackville Landing
Although we do our best to provide you with accurate information, all event details are subject to change. Please contact the facility to avoid disappointment.