Bantu Fest is the most anticipated family festival, and the biggest cultural event of the year in Chicago. A one of a kind festival that promotes Cultural Exchange. Bringing together over 50,000 People from over 30 different countries & demographics to celebrate DIVERSITY and UNITY & LOVE.
A taste of different countries such as: South Africa, Haiti, Belize, Jamaica, Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon, Mexico, Brazil, Puerto Rico, USA, Liberia, Senegal, Dominican Republic and more.
The full day event features: Live Bands, Out-Standing Artists Performances, Drum & Dance, Food (Taste of Countries), Children Play & Learning activities, DJs, Fashion Shows, Vendors, Arts, Villages Show-casing each featured country), and more. See Pictures Below
Venue: Midway Plaisance (In Hyde Park, by the University of Chicago)
Bantu Fest on the City of Chicago's website (2019):
MEDIA LINKS (2019)
Bantu Fest on ABC 7 TV: https://abc7chicago.com/community/calendar/?trumbaEmbed=date%3D20190727#/?i=1
Bantu Fest event page on Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/events/220338268835451/
Official Videos From 2017:
MEDIA LINKS FOR PAST BANTU FEST (2017):
“A Great Event for the Entire Family. Love It!!!.”
“Went out there with the kids, They Love it! Good & Fun event... Def Recommend it to ALL.”