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Saturday, May 9, 2009 at 1:00 PM - Sunday, May 17, 2009 at 4:00 PM (PDT)

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The Taste of Africa 

Saturday, May 9, 2009

7:00 pm at the African American Museum

Our honored guests are guest speaker Connie Hamilton, Deputy Assistant–US Trade Representative for Africa, African ambassadors from Eritrea, Guinea, Morocco, Republic of Congo, Republic of Sudan, Nigeria (invited) and the Ghana Chief Deputy of Mission (invited).

There will be dishes from 5 African nations, plus the African Business Leadership and African Student Leadership awards, as well as a Parade Of Nations ceremony.

Please join us as we acknowledge the many cultural, civic and economic contributions Africans bring to enrich the lives of our citizens and to enhance the international image of our great city. Be with us as our African communities are recognized as an exciting part of the ethnic composition of the DFW metroplex.

* When purchasing a ticket please let us know what country you are representing.

Saturday and Sunday - April 18 / 19
African Cultural Festival

6 pm on Sat, 4 pm on Sun - $10
UNT College of Music Concert Hall, 415 Avenue C in Denton

Saturday - May 2
Africa Day

12 noon to 6 pm - FREE
J. Erik Jonnson Central Library, 1515 Young Street in Dallas

Saturday - May 9

The Tast of Africa
Taste of Africa in the African American Museum at 7 pm on May 9, $50
African ambassadors, dishes from 8 African nations, African Business Leadership and African Student Leadership awards

Sunday - May 17

African Unity Cup

3 pm third place game, 5 pm championship game - FREE
HEB Stadium (Pennington Field), 1501 Central Drive in Bedford
Championship soccer

For further information, contact: JOHN BANGE at 661-264-0884 or [

Have questions about AFRICAN UNITY FESTIVAL? Contact JOHN BANGE

When & Where

African American Museum
3536 Grand Ave
Dallas, TX 75210

Saturday, May 9, 2009 at 1:00 PM - Sunday, May 17, 2009 at 4:00 PM (PDT)

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