This is not goodbye We have decided to take a break for 2018. This has been a difficult decision to make. Over the last four years, Regina AfroFest has been run entirely by volunteers. Unfortunately, many key members of the planning committee have re-located to other cities and countries. Needless to say, we’ve had an […]
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When a community pulls together, great things happen! To all our festival supporters, volunteers, sponsors, performers, Board of Directors & planning committee members, two words: ENDLESS GRATITUDE!
In a few days we’re going to hook up a lucky winner with 2 passes to Regina AfroFest and dinner for two at Wild Sage Kitchen & Bar DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Centre Regina official hotel sponsor. Enter by July 6, 2017
The Regina AfroFest event schedule is out. Take a look and plan your day – Saturday, July 8, 2017 | Victoria Park | 11:00 am – 10:00 pm Regina AfroFest Event Schedule-July2017
For the 4th year in a row, AfroFest is coming to Victoria Park! On Saturday, July 8 come celebrate the music, rhythms, dance, art, food and cultures of AFRICA! Get your groove on to live performances of music, drum and dance by the best international and local African artists! And then there’s all that amazing […]
Let’s get together for a night of creativity and cocktails for a great cause– please RSVP and register now!
Hello Friends of Regina AfroFest – we’ve got three exciting fundraiser events planned for 2017. Mark your calendars and grab your tickets. Thank you for your support!
There’s a theme this Black History Month, “Songs” and “Freedom”. Another special presentation brought to you by the Saskatchewan African Canadian Heritage Museum Inc. Join celebrate Black History Month and Canada’s 150th Birthday. Headliner is Measha Brueggergosman with opening performances by local Artists, Sharon-Ann Brown, Mezzo-Soprano and Matt Rapley (2007 Canadian Idol Top 5 Finalist) with […]
Join the Regina Folk Festival in celebrating Black History Month with a special feature presentation on February 14th and 15th (matinee for school children). Khari McClelland, Freedom Singer
Regina AfroFest 2017 is already off to a good start thanks to three confirmed partners, SaskCulture, Saskatchewan Arts Board and SaskTel. We can’t thank you enough for your continued support, but we’ll try. THANK YOU! MERCI BEAUCOUP!
It’s been a fantastic 2016. Here’s wishing you and your loved ones good health, peace, joy and prosperity this Christmas season and in the New Year! The best of AfroFest is yet to come. Mark your calendars Saturday, July 8, 2017
Join us on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at Victoria Park for drum and dance workshops sponsored by the Multicultural Council of Regina. We’ve also partnered with the Regina Public Library to screen African kids movies. And of course our marketplace will feature a variety of delicious food options, African fashion and other arts and crafts. […]
We can’t thank the City of Regina enough for their generous support. Great to have you aboard!
We’re just a week away from Regina’s hottest summer event! And we have an exciting line-up of live music and family-friendly events planned. We look forward to seeing you out at Victoria Park on Saturday, July 9.
To mark our 3rd year of celebrating Africa’s diverse cultures in Regina, we’re launching the first ever Regina AfroFest contest. We’re giving you a chance to come and experience Regina and the hottest summer event of the year! You only have 10 days to enter, so hurry and ENTER NOW! Presented by Regina Hotel Association
Huge shout out to some of our new sponsors!
Honoured to be sponsored by the Regina Hotel Association.
We’re pleased to announce our 2016 line-up! On Saturday, July 9, 2016, Victoria Park, downtown Regina, SK will come alive with the beats, rhythm, food and sights of Africa. This promises to be our best year yet. Learn more about the artists and sample their work. Line-up is subject to change.
Welcome to A1 Rent-Alls Party Store, sponsor of the Regina AfroFest VIP Lounge. Welcome aboard!
Regina AfroFest, Saskatchewan’s only outdoor celebration of African music and culture is back for a third year. It all started as a dream by a small group of like-minded individuals in Regina. Fast forward three years, and Regina AfroFest is still going strong! On Saturday, July 9, 2016, Victoria Park will come alive with the sights, sounds and […]
On Saturday, May 28th we’ll be at the Cathedral Village street fair on 13th Avenue promoting this summer’s hottest festival – Regina AfroFest! Drop by, grab a flyer, get your 50/50 ticket and enjoy the music and great atmosphere. We’ll also have t-shirts, print art paintings and refreshing bottled water for sale. It’s going to […]
Thanks to everyone who came out to support us and congratulations to all the winners of the night! And to all our supporters who made donations to the silent auction and raffle prizes, we can’t thank you enough for your generosity! Major shout out to Bonzzini’s for being such wonderful hosts and for the delicious […]
Date: Saturday, May 14, 2016 Venue: Bonzini’s Brew Pub 4634 Albert Street, Regina Tickets: Only $20 Call/Text: (306) 533-2727 Email: email@example.com
We are excited to welcome Culligan Regina as the official water sponsor of Regina AfroFest. Thanks for keeping our participants hydrated!
The summer of 2014 marked the first ever Regina AfroFest. It all started as a dream by a small group of like-minded individuals in Regina. A grant from Saskatchewan Arts Board was the breath of life that set forth the process of transforming this dream to reality. With Jump.ca coming aboard as the presenting sponsor […]
The very first Regina AfroFest was held in downtown Regina at Victoria Park on July 5, 2014 and featured both local and international artists..