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19th Annual African American Cultural Celebration

    Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. 


Join the statewide kickoff to Black History Month at the North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh. Named a Top 20 Event by the Southeast Tourism Society since 2015, the 19th Annual African American Cultural Celebration will feature musicians, storytellers, dancers, chefs, historians, playwrights, authors, artists, reenactors, and more.

Become a Museum of History (MOHA) member at the event, and get your membership for half-price!


You can download and print this Pre-Visit Accessibility Guide for the 19th Annual African American Cultural Celebration! For more specific information about parking options, location of Quiet Room, ASL and other options for special needs visitors, please contact Emily Grant at or 919.814.7039.

The event's official hashtag is #AACC2020!

The 19th Annual African American Cultural Celebration is held in partnership with the NC African American Heritage Commission and the North Carolina Museum of History Associates.

This project is funded in part by the City of Raleigh based on recommendations of the Raleigh Arts Commission.