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AFRIFEST 2010 - A PAN AFRICAN ARTS, CULTURE, AND MUSIC FESTIVAL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 2010 Visit www.afrifest.org for more information on
how you can be involved for Afrifest 2010: Coming Summer 2010!!!

AFRIFEST

PLEASE CONTACT EACH RESPECTIVE ORGANIZATION ABOUT THEIR EVENTS

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS

AFRIFESTTM

AFRIFEST

A PAN AFRICAN ARTS, CULTURE, AND MUSIC FESTIVAL COMING AUGUST 6-7th 2010 TO THE TWIN CITIES, MN

  • An Annual Non Profit Pan African Summer Festival in the Twin Cities, MN

Bringing together diverse African, American, and Int’l vendors, musicians, entertainers, and cultural performers to the Twin Cities. This festival promotes education, showcases diversity, enlightens audiences, and brings together Africans, African-Americans, Hispanics, Asians, and other diverse cultures.
CLICK HERE TO PERFORM AT AFRIFEST 2010

  • Difference is Key

Our objective is to offer audiences a unique and culturally diverse experience unlike any other festival or event in the twin cities or US for that matter. AFRIFESTTM promises to be the BIGGEST Pan African festival in the Twin Cities; with diverse artists, music, food, culture, etc. but sticking with the theme of "Enlightenment, Diversity, and Unity".
CLICK HERE FOR 2010 SPONSORSHIP INFO AND BENEFITS

  • Vendors and Exhibitors

Afrifest 2010 will have opportunity for local and national artists, merchandise and food vendors, and companies to display and sell their goods throughout all the festival days and activities. This will provide valuable exposure, marketing opportunity, and sales for immigrant and local businesses and organizations. Non-profit organizations and partners will get discounted booth rates and other exposure opportunities. This festival will also give local government and non-profit agencies a chance to reach out to immigrant and international communities with their programs, services, and benefits.
CLICK HERE FOR 2010 VENDORS INFO AND BENEFITS

AFRIFESTTM Preliminary Program/Activities for 2010: -Pan African Arts and Culture Shows
-Showcase Africa 2010- Pan African Talent, Music, and Fashion Showcase
-Pan African Historical Display & Exhibit
-A Taste of Pan Africa

*Please note: This is preliminary info on Afrifest 2010, which is subject to change. All venues, performers, and events will be finalized closer to the event.     -- ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

2010 Graduation Celebration Dinner

The Minnesota Spokesman & Recorder will again host it's Pan African Graduation Celebration.  Medtronic and other TC companies sponsor this FREE event for graduating seniors of African decent and 2 family members, the only requirement is to RSVP by the deadline.  Past Key Note speakers have been LL Cool J (For real?!?), Nick Cannon (Seriously?!?) and last year was Hill Harper (Are you kidding me?!?) all for FREE.  This POSITIVE event is on its 16th year and rarely has any media hype or mention.  There is also a Scholarship Essay contest and one $1000 scholarship is given away to one of the evenings graduates Live at the event. You can get more info at t the Spokesman Recorder website http://spokesman-recorder.com/news/default.asp or on Facebook at  http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/2010-Graduation-Celebration-Dinner-presented-by-the-Spokesman-Recorder/370674459500 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

BRAND NEW Pan African Community Calendar 2010 Attached!!!

WILL BE ADDED TO AFRIFEST.ORG SHORTLY. JUST FOLLOW THIS LINK IN THE FUTURE:

Pan African Community Events and Organizations

 

TO ADD YOUR EVENT AND/OR ORGANIZATION’S ACTIVITIES TO THE COMMUNITY CALENDAR, PLEASE EMAIL EDMUND D. OCANSEY AT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. /Tel# (612) 276-1571 ext. 205 Fax# (612) 276-1531

 

Sincerely,

Nathan S. White
Executive Director
Afrifest Foundation

Tel: 612-281-6318
Fax: 612-225-1888
Web: http://www.afrifest.org
http://www.myspace.com/afrifest
http://www.facebook.com/afrifest
http://twitter.com/afrifest

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Festival Motto: "Enlightenment, Diversity, and Unity"

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