Do not miss this annual unique, family friendly, high energy African drum, dance and cultural experience – CAMP AFRICA FLORIDA. Picture yourself immersed in the sights, sounds and flavors of an African village without ever leaving the continent. More than twenty professional African Drum and Dance Masters come together to host, entertain, perform and lead workshops in their arts.
Learn the secret rhythms from African Masters of Drum. Learn the lively and spirited dances and the history behind the movements from African Masters of Dance. Learn about and play ancient African hand-made traditional instruments, such as the Balafon, Dodo and Kora.
Attend youth classes. Join African song classes. Listen to storytellers share their experiences, those of their ancestors and the mysteries and lore of traditional African life. Try African cuisine, shop for arts, crafts, and musical instruments from a variety of vendors.
Thrill to the nightly entertainment of professional African performing groups in their colorful native costumes. See legendary masked dancers perform their unique cultural ceremonies. Drum with the Masters at the nightly drum circle around the bonfire.
Set up your tent and camp under the stars. (Primitive camping space included in the price of full event admission), tent rentals available. This value-packed event is an experience of a lifetime that you will never forget.
The only African camp on the East Coast! It all happens Thursday, September 29th (4pm) thru Sunday October 2nd (2pm), 2016 at the Flaming Arrow Scout Reservation, 1201 Boy Scout Camp Rd, Lake Wales, FL 33898. Find out more at www.CampAfricaFlorida.com
See you in the Village!