Updated: 08/02/2014 2:17 PM
Created: 08/02/2014 2:09 PM KSTP.com
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.