The maiden edition of Afrostreet festival in 2018 witnessed a large reception from the people of Port Harcourt with a significant turn out – evidence on the level of acceptance and appreciation of the initiative. With over 50 participating vendors who exhibited, it was obvious how significant cultural events and the entertainment sector would contribute to economic growth in the region given needed attention.
With a display of array of Afro themed street wears on the runway produced by various top designers from in and out of the Niger Delta region; House of Bo, Zhalima Grazioni, House of Linen, Soso Apparels and a host of others were headliners.
Guess What! The Afrostreet Fashion Festival is going to be mind blowing!
What should be expecting? More urban street fashion, runway, musical performances, tribal body art, live art painting, graffiti live painting, afro dance performances, African masquerade displays exhibitions, food and drinks, raffle draw, spoken word poetry and FIREWORKS!
Here are some things you need to know about the AFROSTREET FASHION FESTIVAL 2019
The AFRO STREET FASHION FESTIVAL is an initiative of “The Creative Hub Port Harcourt”, set up to celebrate and showcase the art, culture and Creative Talents within the Nigerian Creative Industry and also express the rich diverse culture of the Rivers People.
PRE-EVENT SCHEDULES: This year’s edition began with a Model audition in September, the African Soiree on the 28th of September, with October activities like the Art Competition, Fashion Focused Talk, Street and Campus Tours, Open Mic/African Dance Showcase, Media Tour, Fashion Mob and a host of city tours.
The official date for the AFROSTREET FASHION FESTIVAL is December 7th, 2019 at No.45 EVO Road, GRA – Port Harcourt, Rivers state.
IT IS FREE! You have the right to come and have fun and enjoy your life and carry home an unforgettable experience for FREE! …and, courtesy of our partners, your FIRST DRINKS on the organisers!
So that you did not say they didn’t tell you. DRESS to come and Kill. The Afrostreest Fashion Festival is a composition of style, afro-centric fashion, a bit of cultural glam and creativity. You have the right to come and shine in your style.
There you go! Don’t miss out, we have told you!
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For enquiries, partnership or sponsorship contact the organizers directly on the number +2349099050450