Umoja Fest 2015 Preview

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Umoja Fest 2015 Preview

Check out the great attractions lined up for Umoja Fest 2015 this weekend. Make sure you vote for the Hack The CD Cultural Innovation Winner to be announced on Sunday at Umoja Fest!

FRIDAY JULY 31ST
Children’s Day Activities, 10am- 4pm

Plant A Seed Grow Your Own Plant
Fitness Activities w/ Austin Foundation
Field Day Activities w/ Amistad School
Obstacle Course
Bouncy House
Face Painting
Coloring Station
Jewelry Making
Flag Making w/ Stencils
Flag Making w/ Construction Paper
Art in The Park

Youth Rally & Talent Show, 4pm-6pm
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Groupo Bayano feat. Angel Luis Reyes: Afro-Latino Jam Session, 6pm-8pm

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Angel Luis Reyes is a world reknown drummer, multi-instrumentalist, and researcher and cultural ambassador of Puerto Rican descent by way of New York City.

Grupo Bayano is a Seattle-based Caribbean music and dance group with over twenty years of experience. Named after a Maroon community in what is today Panamá, Grupo Bayano continues in the spirit of collaboration, strength, and unity.

Saturday Aug. 1st

Parade 1pm

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Children’s Family Fun Village

Art’s & Crafts
Hydroplane
Bouncy House
Seafair Clowns (5:30pm)
Soul In The Park, 2pm-8pm

April Mason
Draze
Ancient robots
Chris Anderson
Klyntel
Black Stax
Surround Sound
Moe Cheekz
D1 Experience
Dwayne D’arby
Fysah
Roots Stage, 2pm-8pm

M. James
The Tuliss Sisters
Faithful Aires
Terry the Guitarist
W.E.C.
Kaffine Jazz
Yvette
Toni Hardy Zumba In The Park
Fashion Show
Ms. Blake Exercise Dance
African Drum Circle
Akua Kariamu
Keyonna
Cry Out

Heal The Hood Basketball Tournament, 10am-5pm

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Hip Hop 4 PEACE Stage

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Gifted Gab
D-Valley
Leezy Soprano
Cash_Co
D-Saint Grey Team Officials
Dex Amora
Dilla Viscious
D-Frost
Jamil Suleman
Cheeks
SUNDAY AUG. 2ND
Gospel & Soul Live

Faithful Aires
Little Cassidy & Violinist
Mission/Lavel aka “Savel”
W.E.C. & Trio
New Life choir
Afua-African Drum
Heaven’s Choir & Mt. Zion Praise Dancers
Ms. Josephine Howell
Kaffine Jazz
Micah
Roots Stage

Village Gathering
Thione Diop & Friends
Styles of Africatown Fashion Show
DJ Fresh One – Afrobeat, Reggae & World Music
Kamau Ngigi
DJ Sir-O – Afrobeat World Music
Heal The Hood Basketball Championship

Sunday Hip Hop In The Park

Mac Slug
Reno Red
F-Lee
Spaceman
Javon
Lil D.
Zeb Esteem
Chop
Si Young
Clearminds
Stay Creased
Pain Boi
Eddy P
Zelli
TXR
Konflik

Vote Now

Jam Session participants at the 2015 Hack the CD Cultural Innovation Conference pitched their ventures to a panel of esteemed judges and a full audience on Sunday, July 26th. Now its time for the community to vote for the winner!

Come to the announcement of the winners at the 2015 Umoja Fest at 3PM on Sunday, August 2nd!

– 1ST PLACE –
4 hour HACK session with Clutch’s team of UX Designers, Sr. Developers, and Business Managers to kick-start or accelerate your venture, and Amazon gift card.

– 2ND PLACE –
2 hours of consultation from Clutch’s CEO to help with your business model, 1 hr with a Sr. Developer to create a tech playbook for your venture, and Amazon gift card.

– 3RD PLACE –
Amazon Gift Card

– YOUTH AWARD –
Amazon Echo

2015 AFRICATOWN
CULTURAL INNOVATION FOUNDERS

Adult Cohort
Africatown Seattle
Afrikinections
Chef Syndicate
EXO Aerial
Prep50

Youth Cohort
Inside Out
Virtual BSU
Waste Buddy

ABOUT
The 2015 Hack the CD Cultural Innovation Conference was a three day, all ages event held in Seattle’s Africatown – Central District on July 24th – 26th, that convenes the brightest minds to participate in the New Economy through design, entrepreneurship, and technology.

THANK YOU!!!
Participants
Sponsors
Volunteers
Donors and Supporters

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