AFRICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL



AUGUST 4 2018

CONFEDERATION PARK, BURNABY, BC



ABOUT THIS YEAR 'S AFRICAN FESTIVAL:



Here in Canada, we are encouraged to embrace each other’s culture, heritage, and background. The African Musical/Cultural Festival enable Canadians to enjoy and learn about different cultures from different parts of the Africa.


Every performer in this event will select a highlight region that their music performance will focus on. Different community groups and organizations are invited to participate by hosting booths of any culture of their choosing.


This year festival features diverse, vibrant and energizing line-up of International and Local Artists to give you the best day of your 2018 summer. Enjoy the cultural performances, and African Dance Groups.


Bring your appetites for a taste of the Africa continent foods like you have never experienced. Shop in our market place and explore the businesses in your communities all in one location – Confederation Park. This event has no admission fee for the whole family but donations will be received from anyone who would like to donate toward Edo Friends of BC new immigrants and refugees’ settlement and integration programs in the Vancouver Region.


Join us in our Story Telling, information and discussion sessions Tents, African Drumming Sessions. This year, we invite you to come, celebrate and experience Africa in British Columbia in our 2018 Africa Musical & Cultural Festival.



SCHEDULE



Confederation Park, 120 North Willingdon Avenue, Burnaby



11:00 AM

Event Opening Ceremony


12:00-12:30

Introduction of Event Organizers and Details


12:30 - 13:00


Edo Friends of BC Cultural Group


13:00 - 14:00

Indangamirwa Ladies Performance Group


14:00 - 15:00

Abdula from Victoria


15:00 - 16:00

Keseke Drummer Group


16:00 - 18:00

Elijah African Musical Group


18:00 - 20:00

Karakata Afro Group


20:00 ​

Event Close



AFRICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL



AUGUST 4 2018

CONFEDERATION PARK, BURNABY, BC



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