INTERVIEW: 8th Annual Afrifest Held in Brooklyn Park

Updated: 08/02/2014 2:17 PM
Created: 08/02/2014 2:09 PM
By: Jennie Olson

Community members have a chance to meet new people and learn about different cultures during the Eighth Annual Afrifest.

The event takes place Saturday in Brooklyn Park and includes a free BBQ, games, and events for kids. It’s free and open to the public.

Afrifest Foundation Executive Director Nathan White joined 5 EYEWITNESS News on Saturday morning to talk about the event. Watch the interview in the video box above.

Learn more about Afrifest here.

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