African American Midwest festivals and concerts to keep you on the move.
Drivable African American Midwest festivals and concerts
Cheap tickets and VIP seats for concerts in surrounding cities
Live music performances and music festivals for the Black community
Concerts with Black musicians in Cincinnati, Louisville, Toledo, Atlanta, and Columbus
Spend time together with friends, travel, and enjoy good drinks, music, food and more. Check out these Afro and African American Midwest festivals and concert series that are road trip worthy.
Music genres include hip-hop, soul, funk, jazz, blues, R&B, reggae, folk and more. Concertgoers might even hear a symphony orchestra play New Orleans jazz. Get tickets today, and thanks to the many sponsors for these African American Midwest festivals.
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16th Annual African American Music Festival and Parade
July 23rd and 24th
$20 – $50
Promenade Park, Toledo
Featuring Shirley Murdock, Bobby G., Tim Cunningham, The Zapp Band, Lakeside and more!
African World Festival
August 20th – 22nd
$7 – 10
The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Detroit
Showcases a heritage festival full of food, fashion, DJs, a lineup of music and dance performers, workshops, and more!
Did we miss a few concerts or music festivals for Black people? Don’t keep them to yourself. Let us know – contact us at The Voice of Black Cincinnati for any Midwest concerts or festivals that we may have missed. Don’t forget to buy tickets as many festivals sell out quickly!
African American Midwest Festivals photo by © [Iryna] /Adobe Stock
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