Events

The Africa Expo

Date(s): 10/30/21
Start time: 11:30 AM
End time: 6:30 PM
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Location:

Olmsted Linear Park
1451 Ponce De Leon Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

Type: Family & Kids, Shopping

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The Africa Expo showcases Black Entrepreneurs and their talents and invites the community to support them. Come to do early holiday shopping with unique handmade products from clothing to art and enjoy delicious food and drinks too. Stay for performances from across the African diaspora which includes music, poetry, an African puppet show for kids, a caricature artists, face painter, 360 video experience, a panel discussion on authentic connections to Africa, and an African ceremony honoring 2 activists in our community. It will be a community block party and all who believe Black Lives Matter are welcome. Kids can come in costumes as it’s the eve of Halloween and get treats.

Nearby hotels

Highland Inn, The - 0.75 Miles

Hotel Clermont - 1.23 Miles

Wylie Hotel - 1.66 Miles

Emory Conference Center Hotel - 2.07 Miles

Nearby restaurants

Blind Willie's Blues Club - 0.76 Miles

Little 5 Points Corner Tavern - 0.81 Miles

Taco Mac (Virginia Highland) - 1 Miles

Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q - 1.01 Miles

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