Established in 1988, National Black Arts Festival (NBAF) celebrates its 30th anniversary by bringing back the tradition of an outdoor festival and artist market featuring African American Artist. The National Black Arts Festival is recognized as one of the top festivals in the country.
NBAF has a proud reputation as the oldest multidisciplinary arts organization in the country representing artist of African descent. The mission of the National Black Arts Festival is to advance the arts and contributions of artists of African descent.
This festival is a professional event featuring skilled African American artists who are selected based on their expertise in artistic mediums including painting, ceramics and sculpture, jewelry design, glassblowing among many other arts. The festival will feature an artist market, live music, dance, food and much more.
This year’s festival will be placed at one of the largest and most enthusiastic venues in the Southeast, Piedmont Park in Atlanta, Georgia. With an expected 15,000 plus visitors, it is sure to be a celebration of unique visual artworks, musical performances, delicious food, and various activities for adults and children.
We invite you to come join us in celebrating our 30th anniversary by attending the 2018 NBAF Arts Festival and activities at Piedmont Park on July 7 & 8, 2018. For more information about the event, please visit www.nbaf.org.
Festival Hours: Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
July 7, 2018 - 10:00 am
July 8, 2018 - 5:00 pm