Chihamba Presents the 24th Annual African American Cultural Arts Festival

Welcome to

Chihamba’s 24th Annual African American Cultural Arts Festival


Thursday, July 25th 6:30PM – 9PM

Location:  Walker Middle School – 1564 Dairy Road – Charlottesville, VA 22903

“A Taste of Ghana”

A pallet pleasing West African cultural experience

Featuring a play


Produced by Caruso Brown & Mt Zion First African Baptist Church Drama Ministry


Friday, July 26th – 6:30PM – 9PM


Location:  Jefferson School African American Heritage Center

233 4th Street NW, Charlottesville, VA  22903

“Ladies Night” – Ladies Only!


Health Updates, Community Connections,

Fashions from the Motherland by

Kenechi Fashions and Ardor Model and Talent Agency,

Soulful refreshments by Former White House Chef Jack Hanny – PVCC Culinary Arts Program

door prizes and fun!


Saturday, July 27th – 10:30AM – 7:30PM

Location:  Booker T. Washington Park – Charlottesville, VA  22903

“African American Cultural Arts Festival” And

“Community Health Fair”

Entertainment Featuring:  Pedro ‘Big Dro’ Martinez, Jr., Master of Ceremony; DJ Marvelous and DJ Footloose; Unity Mime in Christ; Scholarship Recognition; Instruments of Praise; Tha Lynks; Sauuda; Jamal, The Story Man; Chihamba; Line Dance and Double Faces


SPONSORS:  The City of Charlottesville  CO-SPONSORS:  The County of Albemarle, Piedmont VA Community College (PVCC), Charlottesville Dialogue on Race, UVA Office for Diversity and Equity, 92.7 KISS FM, Optima Health, University of Virginia Cancer Center, State Farm Insurance, Martha Jefferson Hospital, Whole Foods Market, Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream, and City of Promise


**Ruby Stradford Boston – (434) 825-0115  Sponsorship and Advertising;

**Lillie Williams – (434)825-7870)   Talent and Entertainment

Marie Logistics and Vendor relations

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July 18, 2011 · 6:25 pm