The 33rd Annual Kwanzaa Children's Festival will be held on Saturday December 29th, 2018 from 3 pm to 7 pm at the Cecil B Moore Recreation Center, 2551 North 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19132.. The primary sponsors are The Afro Culture Preservation Council and Celebration Christian Services of PA. Other contributing sponsors include The Healthcare Parners and Keystone First.
For children and youth, there will be cultural carnival games and prizes that will be given away throughout the event. The event includes live music, entertainment and fun activities, The entire recreation center will be used, one room for entertainment and another for games and activities.
Kwanzaa is an African American cultural celebration centered on seven principles called, "The Seven Principles of Kwanzaa. They are: 1) Unity, 2) Self Determination, 3) Collective Work and Responsibility, 4) Cooperative Economics, 5) Purpose, 6) Creativity, 7) Faith.
From upper left to the lower right, some people from CCSPA participating include: Rev. Thaddeus S. Taylor, Sr. CCSPA Director and Event Planner, 2017 Kwanzaa Carnival Area, Keith Stafford - Contemporary Rap Artist, Deborah L Kelly M.Ed, CPE - Cooperative Education Coordinator, Paul E Jones - Principal and Chief Learning Officer (CLO) Bridging The Divide Initiative & Diversity In Action.
Other artist and participants include: Imhotep Drummers, Eddie Hill harmonica, Kemet Sanford - Spoken Word, Trumpet Chicks, Sharon De Ann, D. Richardson Production, Umoja Circle and Mlanjeni Magical Theatre.
$2.00 Donation Admission.
If you have any questions call us at 484-392-7259