51st St. & Cottage Grove Ave.,Chicago,Il

African Festival of the Arts

when: Sep 3, 2018 at Fri., 1 p.m.-10 p.m., Sat.-Mon., 10 a.m.-10 p.m.

where: Washington Park, Washington Park, 51st St. & Cottage Grove Ave., Chicago, Il

cost: A family day pass (2 adults, 2 kids) is $40; General admission is $15/adults pre-sale, $20/adults at the door, $5/ages 5-12.

ages: All ages

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the scoop:

The annual African Festival of the Arts kicks off on Labor Day weekend, giving Chicago kids the chance to taste, hear and dance to the African beat. A lively bazaar pops up in Washington Park, bringing the best of Africa to Chicago: You’ll find colorful, handcrafted artwork, vibrant musical performances and authentic, mouthwatering bites from countries across the continent. Kids especially are invited to visit the Bernice Gardner Children’s & Family Pavilion from noon-4 p.m. for engaging activities that are fun (and educational, too!).

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