African Pop – up festival 2020 is just coming up with big surprises as we are celebrating “Black History Month.”
Let’s our mind be etched by a unique day: Saturday February 22, 2020 in Harlem, we will enjoy “the sight, the sounds, and the taste of Africa.”
This is a panoramic view of what you will expect if you just come out: ” Food tastings by chefs and restaurants, chef’s competition, special Afrobeats, and musical performances. Vendors offering special prices in honor of Black History Month. Business panel empowering up and coming entrepreneurs…” Let’s put it in a simple and easy way: We are “gonna” shop, eat, listen to music, and dance !!!
Shopping: “Over 20 vendors/entrepreneurs across Fashion” will be there. Besides that, organizers will welcome “wellness, art, design, ad beauty – with vendors offering special prices in honor of Black History Month.”
Eating: There will be “ over 12 restaurants/food vendors with tastings and representing cuisines from all of Africa – North, South, East and West including some of your local favorites
Best Rice Dish Contest. Chefs from across the diaspora will present rice dishes representing their various countries. A winner will be chosen by judges and fan favorite”
Music and dance: We will enjoy “live DJ sets and special musical and dance performances with an Afrobeats day party.”
Don’t forget the business part: “ There will be a business panel discussion under the theme: “Empowering Fearless, Fierce, Entrepreneurs” with various seasoned business leaders including Princess Jenkins of the Brownstone woman, Vera Moore (Vera Moore Cosmetics).
Another aspect of Black History Month here in New York, is the celebration of New York residents, world-travelers, foodies, culture, etc. And African Pop – Up Festival is staying tuned.
Bazona Barnabe Bado