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Bimbé Cultural Arts Festival

Rock Quarry Park and Edison Johnson Recreation Center
Rock Quarry park. Festival: Saturday, May 19th noon-8:00pm Other events Tuesday-Friday FREE admission, but donations appreciated.

BimbeThe national award winning Bimbé Cultural Arts Festival has been a tradition in Durham for 48 years. This family oriented event is a celebration of African and African American history, culture, arts, and traditions. Visit the Bimbé History page for information on how the festival has evolved throughout the years.

Bimbé Weekday Event  Schedule
Bimbé Panel Discussion: Hip Hop - Then and Now
Tuesday, May 15, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Holton Career and Resource Center Athletic Field, 401 N. Driver St.
Free | All Ages

Bimbé Community Block Party
Wednesday, May 16. 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Holton Career and Resource Center Athletic Field, 401 N. Driver St.
Free | All Ages
K97.5 will be airing live from the event, with host Brian Dawson!

Bimbé Basketball Classic
Thursday, May 17, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. (Doors open at 6:30 p.m.)
Southern High School, 800 Clayton Rd. (Gymnasium)
Free | All Ages

Bimbé Teen Pool Party
Friday, May 18, 7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Campus Hills Pool, 2000 S. Alston Ave.
Free | Ages 13-18
 

49th Annual Bimbé Cultural Arts Festival
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Noon - 8 p.m.
Rock Quarry Park, 701 Stadium Dr.

Rain or Shine

FREE admission to the festival!

Featuring SWVSWV
Festival Activities
Live Music
Family Fun Zone
Arts and Crafts
Community Resources
Ethnic Food
Local Talent

 

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