African Heritage Festival 2015

Come one! Come All!!! It is that time of year again. LAMB Foundation would like to share and support one of our dearest partner/supporter since our beginning in 2008.

Bridge Kids International is hosting their Annual Heritage Festival on September 11th and 12th in Louisville, Kentucky.

The African Heritage Festival is a celebration of unity, culture, art and history across the African Diaspora.  It is a joyous two-day event for the whole family with great food, music, dance, sports, fashion, cultural demonstrations, children’s activities, resources for healthy living and so much more. Join us for this exciting celebration of African, African-American, and Caribbean cultures!

Location: Kentucky Center for African American Heritage, 1701 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.
FREE TO THE PUBLIC

For more information visit their website: http://bridge-kids.org/african-heritage-festival.html

CHECK OUT THE EVENTS BELOW


Friday, September 11
Opening Ceremony – 7-9pm
Featuring Performances by:

  • Iya Sango Ronke International Design Emporium/ G.I.V.E.
  • Nana Yaa Asantewaa
  • Roots & Wings, 2015 ArtPlace America Grantee
  • Pati Kele Drum Ensemble
Saturday, September 12  
Bring your lawn chair!

Sports – 8am – 5pm
Old Walnut Street Park
904 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd

5:30pm   Trophy Ceremony at the Festival

Festival Activities – 11am-7pm
KY Center for African Heritage Festival
1701 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd

Live Entertainment
Vendors
Food
Kids’ Activities
Inflatables
Resources for Healthy Living
Head-wrapping Circle
Fashion Show
Community Resources
Health Screenings
Joyful Spirit of Community