This showcase celebrates the calabash gourd. When enslaved people from West Africa were brought across the Atlantic Ocean, they carried with them traditional music and percussion rhythms. The story of the calabash is the musical story of the migration of African people. Join us on this journey.
Aug 26, 11:00 a.m. – Aug 29, 8:00 p.m.
This festival celebrates the traditional percussion, dance, art, and culture of the Mandé people of West Africa. Experience authentic West African culture through films, traditional dance and percussion workshops for adults and children, craft workshops, and live performances.
Sept 29, 6:00 p.m. EDT – Oct 02, 7:00 p.m. EDT