Table with Kwanzaa candles, goblet, and vegetables
28
Tuesday
December 2021
11a.m.–2p.m.

Kwanzaa at John Chavis Memorial Park

Add to Calendar 2021-12-28 11:00:00 2021-12-28 14:00:00 Kwanzaa at John Chavis Memorial Park John Chavis Memorial Park 505 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd Raleigh, NC 27601 City of Raleigh 919-996-6590 America/New_York public

Come Celebrate Kwanzaa at Chavis!

Kwanzaa is an African American and Pan-African holiday that celebrates family, community, and culture. Created in 1966 by Dr. Maulana Karenga, a professor of Africana Studies, Kwanzaa is a seven-day cultural festival from Dec. 26 through Jan. 1.

Join us at John Chavis Memorial Park on Dec. 28 from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. to learn about the seven principles of this holiday. Come and learn about the history and traditions of Kwanzaa. We will have live music, speakers, children 's arts and crafts, and more! Traditional African wear is encouraged but not required.

This event is free and open to the public. It is an all-ages event and needs no pre-registration.

Contact

 

919-996-6590

Address:

505 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27601
Event Type:
Parks, Recreation, and Athletics

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