Houston AfriFEST
Festival of African Arts Culture and Entertainment

Houston AfriFest celebrates African music, foods, fashion and the varied and diverse cultures that span the continent. From Senegal to Ethiopia, Egypt to South Africa, the peoples of Africa are proud to share their unique and diverse culture with the most diverse city in the United States. All are invited to celebrate and explore Africa

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Saturday, October 27, 2018
12 pm – 8 pm

Houston Baptist University – Holcombe Mall
7502 Fondren Rd, Houston TX, 77074
$5 entry through October 20th
$10 entry after October 21st
FREE
FOR KIDS, STUDENTS, AND SENIORS

Become a Sponsor

Show your company’s support of Houston’s African community.  Expand your market share.  Increase product awareness and usage.  Establish an image of good corporate citizenship in the community.  More than 3000 attendees expected.  Our sponsorship package is attached which includes the various sponsorship levels and general information about the event.

Each event sponsorship level comes with a vendor booth and other sponsorship perks.

COMPLETE THE ONLINE SPONSOR APPLICATION HERE.
VIEW OUR AFRIFEST SPONSOR PACKAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Become a Vendor

The sixth annual Houston AfriFEST organized by NAMC and her partners is dawning upon us and we are excited as the Houston community comes together to celebrate the rich and diverse cultures of Africa.

Join us as we feature special live music and performances, food and exceptional ethnic cuisines of different African countries, cultural artwork, country displays, fashion shows, games, kids’ activities, and a lot more.

The excitement builds, as we open the doors of Africa to more than 3,000 guests from the Houston area.


COMPLETE THE ONLINE VENDOR APPLICATION HERE.
VIEW OUR AFRIFEST VENDOR PACKAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

become a Community Partner

We would like to invite non-profit and community organizations to partner with NAMC on this event.  The cost to partner is $100.  That cost includes a tent at the festival and your logo as a partner organizer in all of the flyers and publicity.

COMPLETE THE ONLINE COMMUNITY PARTNER APPLICATION HERE.
VIEW OUR COMMUNITY PARTNER PACKAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

To partner with us, become a sponsor, become a vendor, or for any other information, contact us:

Vendors

NAMC
info@namchouston.org
713-568-9450

Yemi Koyejo
yemikoyejo@namchouston.org832-646-3338 or

Feyi Olalotiti
feyiolalotiti@namchouston.org512-954-8626 

Abby Kotun
abbykotun@namchouston.org281-845-2229

Sponsors

Abby Kotunabbykotun@namchouston.org281-845-2229

Entertainers

Ade Abatan adeabatan@namchouston.org

Vendors

Showcase your talents, business, organization, or country.  Setup a booth at AfriFEST to sell your goods/services, solicit new customers or members, and display what you have to offer.  More than 3000 attendees expected.

Each 10′ x 10′ booth comes with a 10′ x 10′ space with a tent, 4 entry wristbands, 2 chairs, 1 table. 10′ x 20′ booths also available and come with a 10′ x 20′ space with a tent, 8 entry wristbands, 4 chairs, and 2 tables.

Food vendors

$175.00 for 10′ x 10′ Booth
$300.00 for 10′ x 20′ Booth
$100 for Food Trucks

Sign Up
Non-food vendors

$150.00 for 10′ x 10′ Booth
$250.00 for 10′ x 20′ Booth

Sign Up

$50 discount if you bring your own tent (subject to tent requirements).
Still provided with space, a table, and two chairs.

$25 late fee for registration after September 30, 2018
Select your tent placement with priority tent selection for $100.

Otherwise, spaces assigned at NAMC’s discretion.

Vendors, contact info@namchouston.org, 713-568-9450 or Yemi Koyejo, yemikoyejo@namchouston.org, 832-646-3338 or Feyi Olalotiti, feyiolalotiti@namchouston.org, 512-954-8626 or Abby Kotun, abbykotun@namchouston.org, 281-845-2229.

Complete the Online Vendor Application Here.

View our AfriFEST Vendor Package for more information.

bECOME A sPONSOR NOW

Show your company’s support of Houston’s African community.  Expand your market share.  Increase product awareness and usage. Establish an image of good corporate citizenship in the community. More than 3000 attendees expected.  Our sponsorship package is attached which includes the various sponsorship levels and general information about the event.

Each event sponsorship level comes with a vendor booth and other sponsorship perks.

Contact Abby Kotun, Sponsor Contact, abbykotun@namchouston.org, 281-845-2229.

COMPLETE THE ONLINE SPONSOR APPLICATION HERE.

VIEW OUR AFRIFEST SPONSOR PACKAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Community Partners

We would like to invite non-profit and community organizations to partner with NAMC on this event.  The cost to partner is $100.  That cost includes a tent at the festival and your logo as a partner organizer in all of the flyers and publicity.

COMPLETE THE ONLINE COMMUNITY PARTNER APPLICATION HERE.

VIEW OUR COMMUNITY PARTNER PACKAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

ENTERTAINMENT

AfriFEST features special live music and performances, fashion shows, and a lot more.  Stay tuned for announcements of confirmed entertainment

ADD BECOME AN ENTERTAINER LINK**

KIDS’ ZONE

AfriFEST is a family-friendly event with a special area for kids–the Kids’ Zone. This area includes activities for the little people in attendance!

VOLUNTEERS

We LOVE our volunteers! AfriFEST cannot be successful without its volunteers, we are always looking for volunteers and ask you to kindly consider giving your time to help put out another great festival.  Help first and enjoy the festival second or flip that and enjoy the festival after your volunteer shift.

All of the different roles are online and you can sign up for one or more slots
Volunteer Qualifications:
18 years of age and up
Available for the entire volunteer assignment
Committed to coming on time for your volunteer spot

That's it!