31st Annual GhanaFest™ 2019 "Akwaaba:The Year of Return"

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Washington Park

5600 Russell Dr.

Chicago, IL 60139

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U.S.A. WELCOME TO THE RETURN ! ! !


GHANA NATIONAL COUNCIL OF CHICAGO & ITS AFFILIATES BRING YOU THE LARGEST SUMMER SHOWCASE OF GHANAIAN MUSIC, ART, FASHION, FOOD, PERFORMANCES, AND CULTURE IN THE MIDWEST SINCE 1988 !

THE PRESIDENT OF GHANA NANA AKUFO-ADDO HAS DECLARED THE YEAR OF 2019 AS THE YEAR OF RETURN TO WELCOME ALL OF THE DIASPORA TO COME BACK AND EMBRACE GHANA !!

COME AND BE A PART OF HISTORY WITH OVER 7, 000 PEOPLE AS WE CELEBRATE THE YEAR OF RETURN!!!

***PROCEEDS WILL GO TOWARD THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE GHANAHOUSE.***

The GhanaHouse has been a vision of the community for the past 30 years and will serve as a place continuing to bring the diaspora together through educating our youth and others about our culture, health, financial literacy, legal affairs, and more.




THE 31st ANNIVERSARY OF GHANAFEST™ 2019 !!!

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This event is open to all ages.

What will be at the Festival?

Ghana Village - (vendors in hair, beauty, fashion, art, health, business, real estate & more)

Taste of Ghana-(various food, drink, & dessert vendors)

Live Band w/ Live Djs

Raffle

Parade of Chiefs & Queenmothers

Unity Walk-(parade of Churches, Chiefs, & Queenmothers)

Cultural Peformances

Special Musical Guests

Dance Party

Children's Park-(Bouncy House, Face Painting, Games, & Prizes)

Youth Activities- (Dance Competition, Game Show)

AND MORE !!!!!

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

We recommend using public transportation or carpooling. Parking is also available at the park. Free Parking is available for the After Party.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions or to become a vendor, sponsor, or advertise in the GhanaFest™ Magazine?

You can send an email to our

GNC Business Manager: Eunice Cromwell eunicecromwell@hotmail.com

Asst. Business Manager/Marketing Manager: Abena Ampofo aampofo2@gmail.com

Facebook --> https://m.facebook.com/search/top/?q=ghana%20national%20council%20of%20chicago&tsid=0.4583223582819079&source=result

GhanaFest™ Facebook event page --> https://m.facebook.com/events/105829936926265?acontext=%7B%22ref%22%3A%2298%22%2C%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D&aref=98

Instagram -->https://www.instagram.com/ghana_national_council/

Website: http://www.ghananationalcouncil.org

#GHANAFEST2019 #CHIGF31 #YEAROFRETURN



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Washington Park

5600 Russell Dr.

Chicago, IL 60139

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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