Tag Archive for African Street Festival

Kwame Leo Lillard passes

Kwame Leo Lillard was a champion for justice who has now joined the ancestors. After battling kidney disease for years he finally succumbed on Sunday, December 20, 2020 after testing COVID-19 positive. He had formed the African American Cultural Alliance,…

An African American experience

William T

I can’t speak for everyone, but I find it rewarding and exciting when I expand my knowledge and experience. Learning more about the culture, art, and traditions of different groups and ethnicities. As an American I am interesting in acknowledging…

Annual African Street Festival coming to Hadley Park

Shop for genuine African artifacts at the African Street Festival    photo by Cass Teague

Nashville’s 34th Annual African Street Festival with this year’s theme of “Nashville Then and Now” will be held at Hadley Park, Friday, September 16 through Sunday, September 18, 2016, hosted by the African American Cultural Alliance (AACA). This phenomenal, family-oriented…