“Started in 1989, Afrofest is the largest free African Music Festival in North America, and showcases the best in African music, art, crafts, culture and food. With over 35 live performances drawing over 125,000 visitors, the festival is a family-friendly and fun-filled extravaganza consisting of five areas: the Main Stage, Youth Stage and Drum Stage, Children’s Village, and a vibrant Marketplace which includes a delectable selection of food vendors from across the city.
“Afrofest ignites the spirit of African culture in the heart of Toronto, one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world. Afrofest seeks to share the rich and diverse expressions of African music and culture in an inclusive, vibrant and positive community festival setting. Through Afrofest, a diverse audience celebrates the abundant energy of African music in an effort to cultivate community spirit and enhance the understanding and appreciation of the diverse people of Africa.”
Saturday July 6, 2019 – 12pm to 11pm
Sunday July 7, 2019 – 9am to 8pm
Woodbine Park, 1695 Queen St. E, Toronto, ON M4L 1G7