In it’s continued effort to promote the art, culture and traditions of Africa, the Afrikan Djeli Cultural Institute is pleased to present the 2017 Atlanta African Dance & Drum Festival, taking place Friday thru Sunday, July 28th – 30th.
The Atlanta African Dance and Drum Festival is a three-day conference featuring a diverse range of music and movement workshops, an African inspired craft market, food vendors, Kid’s Camp and finale concert. The premiere African dance and drum festival in the region, The Atlanta Dance and Drum Festival features some of African dances most sought after instructors, teaching an engaging lineup of dances from West Africa, Cuba, North Africa and more.
Founded in 2008, The Atlanta African Dance & Drum Festival Founder, Mr. Aiyetoro Kamau, sought to fill a void in the Atlanta dance community with the 3-day festival. “Firmly established in our 9th consecutive year, The Atlanta African Dance and Drum Festival continues to be the Southeast’s destination conference for the best in traditional and modern African dance, attracting participants from all over the country.”
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