The Wright's 39th African World Festival—Join Us July 15-17!

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The 39th African World Festival

Friday, July 15th through Sunday, July 17th

Detroit’s Largest Celebration of the African Diaspora Returns to Hart Plaza

The Wright's 39th African World Festival features international performers, over 150 food and art vendors, special programming for children and families, and information booths offering vital community resources. It's the can't-miss event of the summer.

African World Festival Details

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  • $15 for Adult (ages 13 and above)
  • $10 for Youth (ages 4 – 12)
  • Admission is free for children 3 and under 

Attendance is free all weekend for Wright Museum members. Follow the link to buy tickets to enter your membership info in order to receive free tickets.

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