Africa on the Avenue

Africa on the Avenue is a celebration of the vibrant African immigrant community along Georgia Avenue NW. Featuring interactive art, fashion, music, and food, as well as highlighting the many African braiders who work along the corridor, there is something for everyone to enjoy and learn during this one-day festival.

Location: Bruce Monroe Park (Georgia Ave NW between Irving St & Columbia Rd)

Interested in volunteering for the event? Visit¬†¬†(scroll to May 20 on the calendar and click on the time slot you’re interested in to sign-up).

Interested in being a vendor for the event?

Click here.


May 20 2023


11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Main Streets

Lower Georgia Avenue