African-American Cultural Festival

African-American Cultural Festival African-American Cultural Festival

A round Town

By J.T. Ryder

African-American Cultural Festival

The 2010 Dayton African-American Cultural Festival will offer a diverse mix of arts, entertainment and education, blending jazz, soul, gospel and hip hop with traditional African storytelling including an authentic glimpse of African village life. The festival promises to entertain with a wide range of music include performances from Darin Bell, Eldred Coats & Premium Blend, jazz and gospel musicians, the Chicago Steppers, and national recording artist Kelly Price. A vibrant arts pavilion, educational demonstrations, health screenings, a fashion show and a variety of food and vendors will accent the festivities. The festival will be held Saturday, August 28 from 12 to 9 p.m. at Riverscape MetroPark, 111 E. Monument Ave. For more information, call (937) 477-2427 or visit online at www.MetroParks.org/RiverScape or www.DAACF.org. (Photo by Joe Long)


No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Got an Opinion?

YourOpinionMatters

We are interested to hear what you think.  Please send us a message. [contact-form 4 “Opinion”]  

Springfield’s hidden gem

CoverHartman2

Referred to as an American Folk Art site, I didn’t know what I expected on my journey to Springfield’s Hartman […]

Debate 7/17: Flag on the Play

DebateBok

Q: Should persons with certain known behavioral tendencies such as suicide or violence be prohibited from owning guns? Legislatures across […]

Conspiracy Theorist 7/17: Hooray for Domino’s

Year after year, the same roads are torn up and road crews patch them. But they never really repair them. […]

On Your Marc 7/17: Good any day

First, a funny story. Larry Lee, the big tackle from Roth High School, for a number of reasons decided he […]

The Cult, Stone Temple Pilots, and Bush at Rose

CULT 2016 Tim Cadiente-2

“Rock and roll never forgets,” the classic rock song goes, and Billy Duffy, guitarist and founding member of the British […]