Africa Connect: Celebrate the Arts and Cultures of Africa
June 10, 2011
In celebration of the United Nations International Year for People of African Descent, join Mayor Stephen Mandel at Africa Connect.
Date: Saturday, June 18, 2011
Time: 11am - 4pm – Free Events
Music, Marketplace, Entertainment, Learning Sessions
5 - 6:15pm – Cash bar and networking
6:15pm – Gala Dinner
8:30pm – Dance featuring African Guitar Summit with special guest Jampara
Location: Edmonton Expo Centre, Hall D
7515-118 Avenue NW
Free afternoon events offer the chance to discover, experience, and learn about the vibrant cultures among local African communities. Shop in the marketplace of over 100 exhibitors. Be inspired by local African talent – musicians, dancers, artists, and poets. Take in learning sessions on topics related to local African cultures and communities.
Tickets: $30 gala dinner and dance available at Tix on the Square 780-420-1757 www.tixonthesquare.ca (service charges apply) and at local businesses.
$20 dance – available at the door only
For more information, visit our Facebook page Africa Connect Edmonton.
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|Title||Multicultural Liaison Officer|