The 8th Annual Charlotte African American Festival will take place Saturday, August 7th, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., at Spirit Square, 345 N. College Street, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Admission is free.
The festival will include:
- Musical performances
- A pageant
- Special awards and recognition
Special attractions will include a journey through the Underground Railroad with a Harriet Tubman impersonator, the Ashanti Pageant, and the Black History Walk of Fame, which features impersonations of famous African-Americans.
Proceeds raised by The 8th Annual Charlotte’s African – American Festival will support educational programs in Charlotte.
Learn all about some of Charlotte’s fall festivals, or look at a quick list here: