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Umoja Fest 2018
August 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - August 5, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Put the “U” in Umoja = Unity!
Umoja Fest brings the Soul to Seafair as the oldest and largest celebration of the Black community and African Diaspora culture in the Pacific Northwest.
Three stages of live music, delicious fun, food, culture and family fun are the main ingredients for the Umoja Fest Africatown Festival & Parade…the soul of Seafair! Held in Seattle’s historic Central District, home to the city’s musical legacy ranging from jazz to hip-hop, the festival features three days of attractions including the Africatown Heritage Parade, Children’s Day & Family Fun Village, three stages of live music, Heal The Hood Basketball Tournament, cuisine sampling the African diaspora, marketplace, the community resource fair, and so much more, you won’t want to miss it! For more info visit www.umojafestnw.com.