13th Annual African Cultural Festival ‘FestAfrica 2015′ to be held on Saturday August 8th &  Sunday August 9th from 1pm to 8pm on both days at Veterans Plaza – 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring MD, 20906 (Corner of Fenton St. and Ellsworth Drive).  The festival is Free to the Public. Come with your lawn chair or stand and enjoy great performances, Rain or Shine!

FestAfrica is hosted by Afropolitan Youth Association and has grown to become DMV’s largest African Festival with over 8,000 people expected expected attendees. The festival will feature music by local and international African Artists and dance performances, African cuisine, vendors, games for children, health fair, career fair, and tourism fair and many more. In lieu of this we need YOUR HELP to keep FestAfrica ALIVE!!! Please click on the link below and find out more about our “Keep FestAfrica Alive” campaign. Thanks in advance for your help!

FestAfrica 2015 Theme: “African Health in the Community”


Upcoming event

FestAfrica​ 2015 Meet and Greet Social is at 5:30pm on March 28 Appioo Restaurant in DC.



On behalf of FestAfrica would like to Thank all Attendees, Vendors, Entertainment, Media Partners, Sponsors and Friends #FestAfrica 2014 was a Beautiful Weekend! We all Celebrated African Culture and Heritage together. Warm gratitude from the entire planning committee. Text FESTAFRICA to 40691 to join for mobile updates or subscribe online here

FestAfrica 2014_Afropolitan Youth African Festival Poster

FestAfrica 2014 Augu 10th Flyer

FestAfrica Eventbrite RSVP

Watch 2013 Festival Highlights Video Below


FestAfrica 2014 African Festival Flyer 2