9th Annual Charlotte African-American Festival
April 23rd - 24th 2022 
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Get Ready Charlotte! The 8th Annual Charlotte African American Festival (CAAF) is a celebration of the rich heritage and accomplishments of African-Americans. The festival will be held Saturday, August 7, 2021, from 10:00 am until 10:00 pm at Blumenthal's Spirit Square which is located at 345 North College Street in downtown Charlotte, North Carolina.

The festival will include exhibits, musical performances, art, literature, food, dancers, drummers, a pageant, speakers, vendors, and special awards and recognition.  Proceeds raised by the festival will support African- American educational and cultural programs in Charlotte.


Special Features:

The Brooklyn Showcase, Reunion and Celebration Concert - The Black Wall Street Exhibit - The Black Knowledge Initiative Book Drive - The Motherland Exhibit - The Out of Africa Fashion Shows - - The Underground Railroad - The Black History Walk of Fame -The Ashanti Pageant