3rd Annual Art, Blues, Soul & BBQ Festival
The African Heritage Cultural Arts Center (AHCAC), presents the third annual “Art, Blues, Soul & BBQ Festival” on Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. This annual event celebrates the arts, sounds and flavors of black Miami during Art Basel week and will be held on the grounds of the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, 6161 NW 22nd Avenue, Miami, at the intersection of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Moonlight Way. Admission is free, however RSVPs are encouraged at ahcacmiami.eventbrite.com.
The 3rd Annual Art, Blues, Soul & BBQ Festival is a part of the AHCAC community outreach program. This free outdoor event is a platform where we introduce and maintain the rich history of the African Diaspora while providing an opportunity for local artist to open up for national artist and share their music with the community.
The Art, Blues, Soul & BBQ Festival mainstage will feature national artists such as R&B and musical group Surface, best known for their hit “Happy,” and Grammy Award winning American blues artist Bobby Rush. The local lineup includes the hometown favorites, Sony recording artist Mojo Ike & Val, Jay Jones, and Entourage. Guests will be entertained by host Chello and DJ Chico the Leo. The Center’s Amadlozi Gallery will exhibit dynamic artwork by ceramist Morel Doucet in his exhibition White Noise: When Raindrops Whisper and Moonlight Screams in Silence local artist along with pop-up tents for local artist to display their work.