Events 2016





                                                                                        Summer 2016 

                                    Black Culture and Heritage Events around the African Diaspora                           


Chicago Blues Festival

June 10-12 Chicago


San Francisco Black Film Festival

June 16-19, San Francisco,


Juneteenth Celebrations

June 19 -21, Various US Cities




Montreal Jazz Festival


June 29-July 9, Montreal


Essence Music Festival


June 30-July 3, New Orleas, LA



Accra Weizo Tourism 

July 3, Accra, Ghana

Fillmore Street Jazz Festival

July 2-3, San Francisco, CA





Caribbean Carnival
July 9-10, Baltimore


Indiana Black Expo

July 9-19, Indianapolis, IN


National Black Arts Festival

TBA, Atlanta, GA


Reggae Sumfest
July 12-18, Montego Bay, Jamaica


International Hotel Ownership

& Investment Summit

July 15-17, Miami, Fl.


Atlanta Drum and Dance Festival

July 24-26, Atlanta, Ga


Umoja Family Festival 

 August 1-3, Seattle, WA;






 July 30- August 2, Toronto



 August 1- Minneapolis, Minn.


Art & Soul Festival

August 1-2, Oakland, CA


Association of African American Museum Conference

August 4 – 7, Birmingham, AL;


Lansing Jazzfest

August 7-8, Lansing, MI


Martha's Vineyard African American Film Festival

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


Rwanda Int. Tourism Fair

August 14-16, Kigali, Rwanda


Africana Virginia Beach Funkfest

 August 28-30, Viginia Beach, VA;


Nottinghill Carnival

 August 29-31, London, UK