Kunta Kinte Celebrations, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Make your tax deductible donation today! Donate Now


The Kunta Kinte Heritage Festival will be held on Saturday, September 24th,
10:00am -7:00pm at Susan Campbell Park in Historic Downtown Annapolis, MD!

Come and enjoy a free, family-friendly cultural celebration of live music, dance performances, world foods & artisan vendors, children's activities, and history!

Would you like be a festival volunteer? Volunteers are an integral part of the festival. Sign-up today by clicking on the link below!
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Food, arts & crafts, education & community vendor spaces are still available, but space is limited! Vendor applications are now posted!

Last year's festival was a blast and could not have been possible without the support of festival sponsors and media partners, festival participants and volunteers, the community, and all those who attended!

The Rich Tradition

The name Kunta Kinte brings to mind the saga of Roots written by Alex Haley. Mr. Haley, a descendant of Kunta Kinte, unveiled the power of his family's personal experience when he wrote Roots, his international best seller. Learn More

Help Keep the Spirit Alive

Support the Kunta Kinte Heritage Festival by making a tax-deductible donation, by joining the planning committee, or by becoming a festival volunteer.