Africa with the Masters




$5 - $20


Festivals, Performing Arts

In celebration of BC Culture Days, African musicians and dancers will gather to share their culture with you! Hosted by the African Friendship Society, "Africa with the Masters" is a two-day festival for everyone. Join us for FREE activities and lively workshops in drum and dance.

Open to all ages of all drumming and dance experience.


Day 1 - Sat - Sept 29th - AFRICAN PLAY DAY - 10 am to 5 pm
A day of connecting and exploring African culture through traditional games. Free admission. Bring the whole family!

Day 1 - Sat - Sept 29th - ROOTS UNITED - CONCERT - 7.30 pm
Featuring Africa, Brazil & Cuba
Come discover the beauty of the Diaspora. "Roots United" is a vibrant concert which features music and dance from Africa and Latin America. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Free for kids under 12.

Day 2 - Sun - Sept 30th - ROOTS, BRANCHES & BRIDGES - 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday is our day of exploring our connection to other cultures through music and dance. Join us in a series of drum and dance workshops hosted by professional artists. $5 per workshop or $20 a day-pass.