15th Annual African Cultural Festival “FestAfrica 2017” to be held Saturday August 12th &  Sunday August 13th from 1pm to 8pm on both days at Veterans Plaza – 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring MD, 20910 (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!

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Please donate to our “Fundraising Campaign” to help the Afropolitan Youth Association continue to host the Largest African festival in Maryland “FestAfrica”, a FREE event bringing Cultural Diversity and diversity and unity within the community in the Sate of Maryland State. Click to donate HERE 

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Platinum Sponsors

Headline Artists! Pegguy Tabu & MC Galaxy proudly sponsored by Brussels Airlines & Western Union



Gold Sponsor

FestAfrica Honors! proudly sponsored by 


Community Access Program

Silver Spring Civic Building at Veterans Plaza


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.”


Special Thanks to our 2016 Sponsors!