Fred Yiran African Arts Day

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Presented by City of St. Cloud at Lake George Municipal Park / Complex, St. Cloud MN

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Central MN Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.
Jun 24
Fred Yiran African Arts Day

Celebrate the rich artistic culture and heritage of the thousands of African immigrants who now call Central MN home.

As part of the Granite City Days / Family Fun Day at Lake George, Saint Cloud, we will be celebrating African art, drumming, dance, storytelling, children’s crafts, and workshops for teachers.

Presenters this year include:
Nichole Bridges
Debra Leigh
Danielle Daniel
Charity T. Mentan
Buddy King
Jerry Akubue
The Yiran Family
and the Bui Family Union!
Be on the lookout for upcoming information about our presenters, activities, and event!

Fred Yiran, an artist from Cameroon, has been celebrated

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ADMISSION INFO

free

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES *

Additional time info:

JUNE 24 Noon to 4:00 p.m.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

VIDEOS

  • Brendan Banteh and Fedinand Kongnso (co-presenters of BFU MN/USA) on the Toh Dance - a traditional dance from the Nso, Bui-Cameroon culture, as they speak of the origin and symbolism of the dance for the Nso people during the Fred Yiran African Arts Day (FYAAD) 2017.

LOCATION

Lake George Municipal Park / Complex

1101 7th Street South, St. Cloud, MN 56301

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