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African Decent Festival Aka. AfroSoul

Admission: FREE!

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For more info please visit www.Africandescentfestival.com
Admission: FREE!
Where: Thornton Park, Main street Science World
Date: Friday July 22, 2016: 12pm – 6:30pm
Saturday July 23, 2016: 12pm- 9:00pm

Tentative Set List: Pending Set Times
Day 1

12:00pm – Drums to open event Kara Kata
12:05pm – Audrey Siegl Indigenous Musqueam Ally
12:15pm – Arushi Raina (Story Teller)
12:30pm – Sarah-Audrey Mome (Poet)
12:50pm – Drum Cafe by [Kesseke Yao]
1:15pm – Wala Zaidan (Poet)
1:20PM – jamaican Consulate Wilma King
1:25PM – Commissioner Catherine Evans
1:30PM – Commissioner Stuart Mackinnon
1:35PM – Cicely-Belle Blain Black Live Matter Vancouver
1:45pm – Yasin Kiraga Executive Director
1:55pm – Kayod Fatoba Artistic Director
2:00pm – Councillor Geoff Meggs To Represent Mayor Robertson Gregor
2:10pm – John Hallen
2:15pm – Buk Nkosi
2: 20pm – Ruddy Ndina
2:25PM – President Analyn Walker
2: 30PM – Ava Nasiri President of UBC AMS
2:40PM – ‘Adanu’ ‘Habobo’ doing – Atsiagbekor
2: 55PM – Daniel Tseghay
3: 00PM – Tigist Asrate
3:05PM – Jason Bempong/Sleepless Mindz
3:15PM – Julialynne Walker
3:25PM – Ache Brasil

Day 2 [Entertainment]

12:00am – Kara-Kata Band
12:30pm – Vancouver Phoenix International Academy of Dance
1:00pm – Kasseke Yeo
1:30pm – Street Beat Entertainment
2:00pm – Councillor Raymond Louie
2:05pm – Street Beat Entertainment
2:30pm – Acholie Dance Group
2:45pm – Cascade ft Oluwa Toni
– Jace Kim – Public Art:Live Painting
3:55pm – Fashion Show Commences
Cenchini
Africstyle Fashion
4:15pm – Kara Kata Bands
5:00PM – Samba Fusion
5:30PM – Brooke Edgar
5:50PM – Afrocen3
6:10PM – Desiree Dawson CBC 2016 Spotlight Winner
6:25PM – DJ vinnie_bugatti
7:15PM – DJ Mansinisa
8:00PM – Kara – Kata
8:30PM – Akin [Headliner]
9:00PM – END

Wondering how to get involved?
We’re always looking for VOLUNTEERS, to join the movement http://www.africandescentfestival.com/volunteer.php

Run a local business? Community organization? If so apply for a booth!
http://www.africandescentfestival.com/booth-apply.php

Want to come out to sell food?
http://www.africandescentfestival.com/food-apply.php

For artists, and other general attractions please fill any one of these links!
http://www.africandescentfestival.com/art-apply.php
http://www.africandescentfestival.com/public-apply.php

While other festivals in Vancouver are moving into their 20th year, we see this as an important movement to showcase the vibrant and thriving African community in Vancouver! #ADFest