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21st Annual African American Cultural Celebration

This festival took place on Saturday, January 29, 2022.

The 21st annual African American Cultural Celebration Black People, Green Planet: Environmental Justice was held virtually on January 28 and 29, 2022. For over 20 years, this celebration has brought together African American community members, organizations, authors, artists, musicians, filmmakers, scholars, and more, around a central theme to highlight the contributions that African Americans, past and present, have made to North Carolina’s history and culture. Reaching over 6,000 participants across the state, as well as viewers both nationally and internationally, the AACC serves as the statewide kickoff to Black History Month.