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We're turning 40 and your invited to the party!
Come and celebrate the kick-off to our 40th
anniversary at Harvest Fest 2014, October 31st
Games, Costume Contest, Food Distribution,
Performances & vendors.
When & Where
African Heritage Cultural Arts Center
The African Heritage Cultural Arts Center formerly the Model City Cultural Arts Center opened in 1975 with funding support from the Model City Program initiated by President Lyndon B. Johnson. This regional facility of Miami-Dade County government Center has served South Florida communities for more than three decades. In 2011, The facility management transitions to the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, with funding support from the office of the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioner. The African Heritage Cultural Arts Center multi-complex and grounds consist of venues suitable for various performances, exhibitions, classes, rehearsals, meetings, and social events. The Center have served as host to numerous celebrities, dignitaries, events and forums, such as, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Robert Townsend, Sir Rex Nettlerford, the Dance Theater of Harlem, Alvin Ailey Dance Company, National Black Theater Company, Sherman Hemsley, After Seven, BET Teen Summit, Maurice Hines, Mercedes Ellington, Eartha Kitt, The Defonics, Billy Paul, , Attalla Shabazz, Whitman Mayo, Gilbert Lewis, Allen Harris, Alice Day, Melton Mustafa, Panama Lewis, Ruby Baker, Bobby Stringer, Ruth ‘Silky’ Water, etc.
It is policy of Miami-Dade County to comply with all of the requirements of the Americans with
Disability Act. The facility is accessible. To request materials in accessible format and/or
accommodation to attend an event at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, please contact
Gloria Wilkins at 305-638-6771 or firstname.lastname@example.org, at least five days in advance to initiate
your request. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).