The event will take place within the boundaries of Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard (7th Avenue) and Frederick Douglass Boulevard (Eighth Avenue) on Saturday, 116 street on July 16th, 2022.
The event will be held between the hours of 10 am – 6 pm. register via https://goafricacarnival2022.eventbrite.com
We will have three (3) stages showcasing dance, art, dress, and music from various regions throughout Africa, the Caribbean, South America, and the US,with direct participation from the African community, cultural groups, consulates, and embassies from New York City’s five boroughs.
The event will feature over 60 vendors offering a variety of cuisines, fashion, and art from all parts of Africa and the African Diaspora, including the Caribbean and Latin America.
Supporters & Sponsors
“This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.”
We are proud and honored for the Go Africa Carnival 2022 to be supported by the following individual’s groups and organizations:
- The Consulate General of Senegal
- New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
- NYC Mayor Eric Adams
- Association Nationale Des Senegalais D Amerique Inc.
- U.S. Congressman, Adriano Espaillat
- The office of Manhattan Borough President
- NYS Governor, Andrew Cuomo
- NYS Assembly Speaker, Carl E. Heastie
- Manhattan Borough President’s immigrant task force
- Manhattan Community Board 10
- The Delegate General of Cote d’Ivoire
- New York State Governor, Andrew Cuomo
- The office of Bronx Borough President
- The Honorable Imam Souleimane Konate of Masjid Aqsa Mosque
- NYC Councilperson Kristin Richardson Jordan (KRJ) District 9
- The Honorable Dr. Michael A. Walrond Jr. Senior Pastor, First Corinthian Baptist Church
- The Honorable Assemblywomen Inez Dickens – – Assembly District 70 (District where the events will take place)
- The African Advisory Council of the Bronx Borough President IDNYC
- CUNY Citizenship Now!
CONTACT: The Go Africa Carnival 2022 will take place on 7/16/2022 from 10 am – 6 pm on 116th Street btw. 7th & 8th Aves. for more information, visit: www.GoAfricaCarnival.org or email info@GoAfricaCarnival.org or phone 646-502-9778 Ext. 8001
In addition, there will be visual opportunities for Media groups (Print, Radio, and TV).
Please send any special media requests to Media@GoAfricaCarnival.org or phone 646-502-9778 Ext. 8001