~ Friday, August 14 – Sunday, August 16 – The African World Festival is a FREE family-oriented festival that celebrates African culture through music, art and more at Hart Plaza from noon-11:30 p.m. each day.  With more than a million attendees annually, it’s Detroit’s largest ethnic celebration!  Check out live music, food, vendors selling wares and ethnic goods from around the world, kids’ crafts, games and physical fitness.  A shuttle travels continuously from the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.
Photo by FredUAW
Photo by FredUAW

 ~ Saturday, August 15 –  In a joint venture with the African World Festival, the 2009 International Caribbean Festival and Parade will be staged from Woodward and Mack to Hart Plaza beginning at 11:00 a.m.

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