The African Festival is a free, and open to the public
A SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR 2016 SPONSORS
The African Festival of Boston is an initiative of the Shalupe Foundation a 501 c 3 nonprofit organization based in Boston, Massachusetts which aims to build a strong community, and strengthen the voice of the African Diaspora in New England.Know as “The biggest African Festival of New England”which unite the African Diaspora not only for an entertaining event but to empower communities by providing tools, via education to become self-sustain.
Welcome to the home of the African Festival of Boston (AFOB). A massive New-England, multi-cultural celebration featuring the best of the African Arts and Culture which came to live for the very 1st time on July 17th 2010 bringing along the sights and sounds of Africa The African Festival of Boston also serves as a catalyst to rise wider public interest in the African Arts and to encourage artistic dialogue, cultural exchange, and celebrate the African heritage in the heart of Boston City Hall Plaza The City on a Hill.” The African Festival of Boston presents a unique opportunity for emerging and established artists to showcase their work on a national platform. Therefore creating opportunities for collaboration with international artists, build new audiences, and share the culture and heritage of all people of African descent with the global community.