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After more than 30 years, DanceAfrica is BAM's longest running program and one of America's largest and most vibrant celebrations of African and African-American dance, music, and culture. Visit the DANCE AFRICA page here.
The Hester Street Fair started out as a highly curated outdoor market in the Lower East Side for one-of-a-kind goods and specialty foods. From hand made jewelry to rare vintage, lobster rolls and ice cream sandwiches, the Hester Street Fair has become one of New York’s most beloved destinations. Visit the HESTER STREET FAIR page here.
The ODUNDE festival which attracts up to 500,000 attendees, covers 12-city blocks, has over 100 arts & craft/ food vendors and has two stages of live entertainment. The festival is the largest African-American street festival in the country. Visit the ODUNDE FESTIVAL page here.