Iowa's African-American Festival

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Celebration Day

Education Day


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Saturday, January 25, 2020

11 AM – 7 PM

Find out here how you can skip to the front of the line to meet our headliners!

22nd Annual Iowa African American Festival Celebrating African American Art’s Culture & Contribution at the Iowa Events Center

730 Third Street, Des Moines, IA.

Education Day

Friday January 24, 2020

9 AM – 2 PM

Hundreds of high & middle school students come to learn about African American Culture and explore higher education! Parents, check with your school to ensure your student attends.


Join Us In Supporting Our “I’ll Make Me A World In Iowa” Sponsors.

Contact Betty C. Andrews Phone: 515-288-7171 Email: