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Special Events

38th Annual African World Festival


Join the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History for the festival of the year!


2021 marks our 38th annual African World Festival! Each year, over 100,000 visitors journey to the grounds of The Wright for food, fashion, music and dance performances, workshops, and more! AWF will also feature over 150 vendors of authentic African and Caribbean foods, clothes, accessories, health products, and other goods.

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor, Ford Motor Company Fund, for their continuous support of our mission to explore and celebrate African American history and culture!

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