14th Annual African Cultural Festival “FestAfrica 2016” to be held Saturday August 13th &  Sunday August 14th 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 expected attendees. The festival will feature music by local and international African Artists and dance performances, African cuisine, vendors, games for children, and many more highlights. FestAfrica 2016 Theme: “African Youth in the Community.”

Please donate to our “GoFundMe Campaign” to help the Afropolitan Youth Association continue to host the Largest African festival in Maryland “FestAfrica”, a FREE event bringing all cultures under one umbrella to enhance diversity and unity within the community. Click HERE

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