Since 1983

African American Cultural Alliance

Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.A.

The African Street Festival...

  32nd Annual African Street Festival
September 19 - 21, 2014
Nashville, Tennessee

2014 Schedule
Coming Soon!

Nashville's Annual African Street festival will be held at Hadley Park State Hosted by the African American Cultural Alliance (AACA), this phenomenal, family-oriented festival has grown continuously and now attracts thousands who are interested in African and African American culture.

The festival has garnered local media attention and remains one of the city's premiere events attracting people of all ages, from all walks of life and from all sectors of the region. And our celebration is now also expanding to include the cultures of the Caribbean, North, Central and South America and other places around the world where Africa is also represented in its people and cultures.

The African Street Festival event can also give companies and other organizations a unique opportunity to support one of the largest festivals of this type in the Southeast. Please contact us about becoming a sponsor or visit our profile at GivingMatters.com to learn more about us.

Some of what's included each year at our festival is:
 
The Children's Pavilion (featuring arts and crafts, drumming, dance, storytelling and more Authentic African, American and other cuisines representing the Diaspora

An eclectic mix of live music, such as African, Reggae, Latin, R&B, Jazz, Gospel, Neo-Soul, Country, Blues, African Drumming & More

  • Spoken Word
  • Dance
  • The New African Pavilion
  • Opening Night International Music Block Party
    • Street Vendors Vendor Registration Form:
      AACA Food Vendor Application:  MS Word  or PDF
       AACA Retail/Non-Profit Vendor Application: MS Word or PDF

      South African Theme Vendors Contest Application: MS PowerPoint or PDF

          
       
       

       

      The African Street Festival is not just a social event...
      It's a cultural and educational experience for all.

Become a part of Nashville's longest-running cultural event!

The AACA is looking for dedicated volunteers to work as part of the African Street Festival Team.

If you are interested and live in the Nashville Metropolitan area, please call or email us your contact information.

The African American Cultural Alliance is a non-profit organization,
founded in May of 1983, to promote and celebrate the cultural and historical
 backgrounds of people of African descent throughout the African Diaspora.

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