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9TH ANNUAL PAN AFRICAN FESTIVAL
EAST VS. WEST SOCCER TOURNAMENT,
KIDZ ZONE, GAMES,
SOCIALIZE WITH YOUR FRIENDS & NEIGHBORS
SATURDAY, AUGUST 1st
3rd ANNUAL EAST VS. WEST SOCCER TOURNAMENT, HOT MUSIC, FUN IN THE SUN!!! Afrifest 2015 @ 10am-9pm…Brooklyn Park, MN. A multi-cultural outdoor festival in the parking lot of North View Junior High School. There will be a soccer tournament, local vendors, kidz zone, etc… Plenty of fun and games for kids and families. Bring your soccer/kick ball/rugby/cricket teams…fields open and available! Picnic with the family! Meet new friends and neighbors…It’s the great MN Pan African Get Together!
Venue: Northview Junior High School, 5869 69th Avenue N, Brooklyn Park, MN 55429
Get Directions to Northview Junior High School in Brooklyn Park, MN
3RD ANNUAL EAST VS. WEST SOCCER TOURNAMENT!!!
East vs West is an initiative to integrate the Minnesota Africans community at large. To support and learn from one another and most importantly eventually start addressing the issues plaguing the African continent.
This is the 3rd annual East Vs. West friendly matches. This year four teams will be participating in the soccer tournament.
Below see the available details about the soccer games.
- Games Start Time 3PM
- East African Team organized by Josiah Maroko
- West African Team organized by Nalon Kaine
GET INVOLVE AND VOLUNTEER @ AFRIFEST 2015
CALLING ALL PAN AFRICAN COMMUNITY GROUPS, ORGANIZATIONS, VENDORS, AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS TO SHOWCASE YOUR COUNTRY, YOUR MUSIC, YOUR DESIGNS, YOUR ART, YOUR CULTURE, AND YOUR FOOD. PLEASE CONTACT US TODAY TO GET IN THE PROGRAM AND TO VOLUNTEER!
AFRIFEST 2015 VENDOR PACKAGES AND FORMS Booth Vendors:
Rates from $25
Afrifest Vendor Registration and Exhibit A-2015
Note: Late Fee Deadline Extended to July 25th
*Please Note: There is a 10% discount on all vendor packages for non-profit organizations.
Proof of non-profit status might be required. All vendors are responsible for their sales taxes.
Brooklyn Park, MN Food Vendor Licenses Info
Brooklyn Park Special Event Food License
$75.00 1st day / $15.00 each additional day
$50.00 pre-packaged foods
$45.00 each additional stand
Business Licensing 763-493-8182
Deadlines: July 15th for stated rates $50 late fee after July 25th
ALL FOOD VENDORS HAVE TO BE APPROVED & LICENSED BY JULY 15th.
PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OUR 2015 SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES
PERFORM AND VOLUNTEER @ AFRIFEST 2015
CALLING ALL PAN AFRICAN COMMUNITY GROUPS, ORGANIZATIONS, FASHION DESIGNERS, AND PERFORMERS TO SHOWCASE YOUR COUNTRY, YOUR MUSIC, YOUR DESIGNS, YOUR ART, AND YOUR CULTURE. PLEASE CONTACT US TODAY TO GET IN THE PROGRAM AND TO VOLUNTEER!
To be considered for performance, please submit your band, artist, fashion, or group’s info to Perform@afrifest.org along with any bio or website listings. Please do not send us tracks or video
AFRIFEST FOUNDATION is the producer of AFRIFESTTM Mission -To support and promote the culture of Pan Africans in Minnesota and beyond by producing events, seminars, and other programs to achieve this aim. -To promote unity, diversity, and enlightenment amongst Pan Africans and with the broader community in Minnesota and beyond; and -To support other non-profits and community groups that try to promote, unify, and educate Pan Africans in Minnesota and beyond.