Black Arts Festival

JULY 9TH – 14TH 2019

Enjoy the Black Arts Festival featuring six days of entertainment, food, vendors, music, live performances, activities for the entire community.

The Details

July 9TH – Unity Sing Off Open Mic
July 10TH – Unity Sing Off Concert
July 11TH – Youth Day
July 12TH – Festival Night Out
July 13TH – Day In The Park
July 14TH – Sunday Skool



Become a Vendor

During our festival day July 13th, we invite businesses, artists, food and beverage retailers to engage with the Kalamazoo community and participate with the Black Arts and Cultural Center.


Bring your ideas and energy to the BAF Team. We are looking for volunteers to assist with planning, organizing and coordinating the 2019 Black Arts Festival.

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Call Us

(269) 349 - 1035


Black Arts & Cultural Center
359 S Kalamazoo Mall Ste. 202
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

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Office Hours
Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm

Gail Sydnor Gallery Hours
Tuesday-Friday 1pm-5pm

Art Hop Office & Gallery Hours
Office: 4pm-8pm
Gallery: 5pm-8pm

Office hours are sometimes flexible. We encourage calling before visiting and emailing to schedule Gail Sydnor Gallery viewing and Executive Director appointments.