13th Annual African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County

  • Dates: September 3, 2022 - September 4, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Venue: Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts Parking Lot
  • Location: Downtown Raleigh
  • Address: 2 E. South St., Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Times: 1-7pm
  • Admission: Free

About

The African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County is an annual celebration of African American culture as expressed through art, music, food and community. Fore more than a decade now, the two-day festival held over Labor Day weekend has connected diverse people and families from across our region with local, national and international artists, performers, food vendors, area business owners and local media outlets. The festival has become Raleigh's premiere destination for teaching, sharing and celebrating the distinctive folk and cultural traditions of African Americans in N.C. and from around the world.