We are proud to honor the spirit of Umoja Fest, Black Community Festival, East Madison Mardi Gras, and the ongoing for  justice and equity.
Due to the impacts of the COVID19 pandemic we will not have the annual three day Umoja Fest celebration in 2021
Once again our community will host  the Umoja Parade March & Day of Unity for Black Lives, Love, Unity, Healing & Justice on Saturday, Aug. 7th starting at 23rd & Union and going to Jimi Hendrix Park/African American Museum. 
The Parade March will end at Jimi Hendrix Park where there will be, powerful performances and speakers, children’s activities, and a variety of Black businesses.

Streaming Live at Facebook.com/AfricatownSea


1:00 PM: Parade March starts 23rd & Union

Full schedule to come.

Let’s come together in unity and healing to build a world beyond the pain.
Wear your mask and practice social distancing and safety precautions.
Still we rise!

Save the Date


Saturday, August 7th, 1pm-8pm

23rd & Union to Jimi Hendrix Park

Admission is free

Please practice COVID19 safety precautions.

Let’s Unite, Heal & Build!

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Celebrating the best of the African American community

and African Diaspora culture in northwest featuring Music, Food,

Culture, and family fun!

Umoja Fest Attractions

Attractions include the AfricanTown Heritage Parade featuring dance troops and drill teams, Children’s Day & Family Fun Village, Soul N The Park, Afrobeats & Roots Stage, Heal the Hood Basketball Tournament & Hip Hop 4 Peace stage and delicious flavors of the African diaspora from restaurants, food trucks, vendor marketplace and community resource fair and more!

Kind Words

“… Moved here from Ohio back in October. Felt good to be around my people and I also registered to vote…”


“… Outstanding…it was and is always a honer to be a part of…”

T. Summers

” … Vibrant, Unifying, and Beloved Parade …”

S. Cronin

” . . . I’m looking forward to seeing my people march & strut ur stuff . . .”

A. Thomas