About the Festival

Large Blog ImageCelebrating Brazil’s African heritage, Festival Afro-Bahia is an educational and entertainment showcase that exposes the District of Columbia to the vibrant sights, sounds, and tastes of Bahia, Brazil.

The organizers will bring Bahian experts in music, tourism dance, visual arts, cuisine, religion, and social issues to Washington D.C. to present and share their expertise with a diverse audience of all ages.

Events will occur at easily accessible times and locations, and be of limited or zero cost in order to minimize barriers to accessing the rich cultural heritage offered.

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Festival Agenda :

Festival Afro-Bahia will present different events focusing on 5 segments of the Bahian culture, including arts, gastronomy, religion, tourism, and social developmental issues.