Saturday, October 7 • 10:00 AM
$12.00 – $28.00
The Pleasanton-based Cheza Nami Foundation is excited to present it’s 6th annual extravaganza celebration and adventure into African culture by hosting a magical afternoon of African dance and music. This event includes a silent auction and raffle starting at 3pm in the theater lobby followed by a performance of traditional African music and dance at 4pm. Guests are also welcome to enjoy free activities on the Firehouse lawn areas prior to the event. Outdoor activities will be open throughout the day from 10am to 6pm. A post event soiree will take place after the close of the festival at the Cellar Door from 7:30pm to 11pm.
Guests are also invited to visit the Firehouse Arts Center for the month long Taste of Africa art showcase/exhibition at the Harrington Gallery between September 15 ad October 14. This exhibit is titles ‘Soul Searching: The Spirit of Africa expressed by Bay Area Contemporary Artists’. This exhibition will be uplifting, educational, and a wonderful opportunity to experience positive African culture and customs as expressed by several artists in the area. An Artist reception will be on Thursday, September 14 between 7pm and 9pm.
Firehouse Arts Center