When is the 2016 African American Festival?

The festival dates/times are as follows:
Saturday – July 2nd, 2016 (noon – 10pm)
Sunday – July 3rd, 2016 (noon – 8pm)

Where does the festival take place?

The festival will take place at Camden Yards Sports Complex on lots B and C between Oriole Park at Camden Yards and M&T Bank stadium, 1101 Russell Street, Baltimore, MD 21230

How much does it cost to attend the festival this year?

The festival is FREE!!

What can I expect at the festival?

The 2016 African American Festival offers something for everyone with an extensive selection of entertainment, cultural exhibits, contests, health screenings, education and financial empowerment activities. Visit more than 150 vending booths and attractions as well as enjoy 2 stages of entertainment during the 2-day celebration.

Are there activities for children at the festival?

Yes, there are several activities for children.

Are coolers and food permitted?

Outside food and drinks are not permitted. Coolers are not permitted.

Are chairs allowed on the footprint?

Yes, you can bring chairs for your comfort.

Where can I find the full artist lineup?

Find the official 2016 African American Festival lineup on our website: Entertainment

How can I participate in the festival?

There are several ways you can participate in the 2016 African American Festival. You can Sponsor, be a vendor or volunteer. Visit the corresponding sections of the website for detailed information.

How can I become a vendor at the festival?

To get info on becoming a vendor, please go to the Vendors section of the website to download an application form and read all vendor related info. Applications will be accepted until all booth spaces have been filled. For additional information send an email to

Where can I get answers to questions that are not addressed on this site?

For additional questions, please contact the Event Producer, greiBO media at 410.244.8861 or

  • Save the Date, July 2-3 2016
  • 2016 Sponsorship & Vendor Information