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African American Downtown Festival

  • N. 4th Ave & E. Ann St. , Ann Arbor, MI
  • Dates: June 1, 2024
  • Location: Downtown Ann Arbor
  • Time: 9:30 AM to 8:00 PM
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The African American Downtown Festival was founded by Lucille Hall Porter, who was also the founder and director of the Community Leaning Post, a nonprofit organization that helped disadvantaged youth and families. 

Expect live band performances; jazz, pop and dance music. Mascot characters will also be present to keep spirits high. Vendors sell lemonade, BBQ, jewelry, handmade arts, clothing, books and various beauty products.