Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The Gantt’s signature festival, GanttFest is a full day celebration of art and culture of the Diaspora. Designed as an intergenerational program for all Charlotteans, GanttFest is a fun and festive way to highlight the Gantt Center’s mission, and support local and national artists of African descent. This year we are celebrating our 40th Anniversary.
Come and celebrate with the Gantt. There will be DJ's, live music, face painting, film screenings, craft and art workshops, food trucks, guided tours of our current exhibitions, and much more!
When & Where
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture
Founded in 1974, Charlotte’s Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture (formerly the Afro-American Cultural Center) exists to present, preserve and celebrate the art, history and culture of African-Americans and those of African descent through dance, music, visual and literary arts, film, educational programs, theatre productions and community outreach. Named for Harvey B. Gantt, the prominent Charlotte architect and community leader and former Mayor of Charlotte, the Center is housed in an inspired and distinguished award-winning structure and is home to the nationally celebrated John and Vivian Hewitt Collection of African-American art. Please visit www.ganttcenter.org