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Saturday May 16, 2015
Rock Quarry Park
701 Stadium Dr., Durham, NC
noon - 8 p.m.
The Bimbé Cultural Arts Festival has been a
tradition in Durham for over 45 years. This
family oriented event is a celebration of
African and African American history, culture,
arts, and traditions. Participants will enjoy
national recording artists MC Lyte and DJ Kool,
as well as local talent, ethnic food, arts and
crafts, an interactive kid’s area, and
There will also be a host of weekday events planned. Come prepared to embrace the rich, diverse, and unique traditions of the City of Durham.
There is something for everyone.
Live music and entertainment
Bimbé Marketplace Vendors
Kids’ Zone Features
Family-friendly video games provided by GameTruck Triangle
Inflatables for all ages provided by Interactive Playgrounds
Building projects with Home Depot
Drum circles, arts and crafts, storytelling, and African dance will be provided by the Durham Arts Council.
Education/Non-Profit, Artist/Natural Craft, Food and Non-Food vendor opportunities are available. If you would like to be a vendor, submit a vendor application.