BANTU FEST 

Bantu Fest is the Most Anticipated FREE 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 40,000 People from over 20 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)

 

Free Admission!

 

Bantu Fest on the City of Chicago's website (2019):

https://www.chicago.gov/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/nghdfest81.html  

MEDIA LINKS (2019)

Bantu Fest on WGN TV: https://wgntv.com/community-events/#/event/7719235?location=60618-chicago&sections=all&date=today

 

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:

 

http://www.fox32chicago.com/mornings/270703325-video

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uTe0wshQ6X4

 

MEDIA LINKS FOR PAST BANTU FEST (2017):

 

https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/nghdfest81.html

 

https://www.chicagodefender.com/events/bantu-fest/

 

http://www.hpherald.com/2017/07/18/bantu-festival/

 

http://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/parenting/ct-sun-0723-15things-to-do-with-kids-photo-gallery-photogallery.html

 

http://rollingout.com/2016/07/26/bantu-fest-celebrates-african-culture-chicago/#1

 

http://wgntv.com/community-events/#/event/6221873-bantu-fest?location=60618-chicago&sections=all&date=today

 

 

 

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Comments

 

“A Great Event for the Entire Family. Love It!!!.”

Emory Craig


“Went out there with the kids, They Love it! Good & Fun event... Def Recommend it to ALL.”

Moussa Bouare,