Events 2016

calendar

 

  

                                                                             

                                                                                        Summer 2016 

                                    Black Culture and Heritage Events around the African Diaspora                           
 

               


Chicago Blues Festival

June 10-12 Chicago

http://www.chicagobluesfestival.us

 

San Francisco Black Film Festival

June 16-19, San Francisco,

http://www.sfbff.org

 

Juneteenth Celebrations

June 19 -21, Various US Cities

http://www.juneteenth.com

 


 

 

Montreal Jazz Festival

 

June 29-July 9, Montreal

http://www.montrealjazzfest.com

                        

Essence Music Festival

 

June 30-July 3, New Orleas, LA

http://www.essence.com

                                   July

 

Accra Weizo Tourism 

July 3, Accra, Ghana

http://www.ATQnews.com


Fillmore Street Jazz Festival

July 2-3, San Francisco, CA

http://www.fillmorestreetjazzfest.com

 

 

 

 

Caribbean Carnival
July 9-10, Baltimore

http://dccaribbeancarnival.org

 

Indiana Black Expo

July 9-19, Indianapolis, IN

http://www.indianablackexpo.com

 

National Black Arts Festival

TBA, Atlanta, GA

http://www.nbaf.org

 

Reggae Sumfest
July 12-18, Montego Bay, Jamaica

http://www.reggaesumfest.com

 

International Hotel Ownership

& Investment Summit

July 15-17, Miami, Fl.

http://www.nabhood.com

 

Atlanta Drum and Dance Festival

July 24-26, Atlanta, Ga

http://www.AADDF.org

 

Umoja Family Festival 

 August 1-3, Seattle, WA;

 http://www.umojafamilyfest.com

 

 

                                                August

 

 Caribana

 July 30- August 2, Toronto

 http://www.caribanatoronto.com

  

Afrifest

 August 1- Minneapolis, Minn.

 http://afrifest.org/www/events

 

Art & Soul Festival

August 1-2, Oakland, CA

http://www.artandsouloakland.com

 

Association of African American Museum Conference

August 4 – 7, Birmingham, AL;

http://www.blackmuseums.org

 

Lansing Jazzfest

August 7-8, Lansing, MI

http://www.jazzlansing.com

  

Martha's Vineyard African American Film Festival

August 10-15, Vineyard Haven and Oaks Bluff,MA

http://www.mvaaff.com

 

Rwanda Int. Tourism Fair

August 14-16, Kigali, Rwanda

http://www.HospitalityGroup.com

 

Africana Virginia Beach Funkfest

 August 28-30, Viginia Beach, VA;

 http://www.beachstreetusa.com

 

Nottinghill Carnival

 August 29-31, London, UK

 http://thelondonnottinghillcarnival.com/