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African American Festival logo with Marci Gras dancer holding umbrella
Feb 25
2023
9:00 am

African American Festival

The Aquarium of the Pacific will host its twenty-first annual African-American Festival, which features music, dance, storytelling, and historical displays.

African American Festival

The Aquarium of the Pacific will host its twenty-first annual African-American Festival, which features music, dance, storytelling, and historical displays.

African American Festival logo with Marci Gras dancer holding umbrella
Feb 25
2023

Join the Aquarium of the Pacific as we host our twenty-first annual African-American Festival, celebrating the richness and diversity of African-American and African cultures. The weekend will feature live entertainment, arts, and more. Featured are hip hop and break-dancers, Mardi Gras second line dancers, live jazz, interactive drum circles, West African dance, cultural storytelling, and a host of other exciting activities. Our 2023 African American Scholars will be announced Saturday, February 25 at 1:00 PM, and the heritage Award will be presented on Sunday, February 26, 2023, at 1:00 PM. Advance reservations are required.

Livestream for the African American Scholar announcement can be found here.

TICKETS
Not a member? General admission is required. You can purchase tickets online.
DATE
Saturday
February 25, 2023

9:00 am–5:00 pm PT
Sunday
February 26, 2023

9:00 am–5:00 pm PT
COST
Festival is free with general admission.

EVENT DETAILS

February 25, 2023 9:00 am–5:00 pm PT
February 26, 2023 9:00 am–5:00 pm PT
Not a member? General admission is required. You can purchase tickets online.
Festival is free with general admission.
(562) 590-3100, ext. 0

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