Six Square's District Cultural Arts Festival

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Presented by Six Square: Austin's Black Cultural District at Huston-Tillotson University, Austin TX

Aug 31 2019
Six Square's District Cultural Arts Festival

Presented by Six Square, Austin’s Black Cultural District, the District Cultural Arts Fest is a celebration that honors the rich legacy and cultural contributions of Central Texas’ Black community.

A yearly festival in East Austin, that explores and highlights the multi-faceted talents of Black creatives as well as reclaims space for community in Austin’s historically Black neighborhoods. During the day (3-7pm), there’ll be a craft and food vendor market featuring local Black-owned businesses as well as four activations that showcase a variety of Black cultural expressions. Explore the origin of staple dishes in Black cuisine, storytelling with Black activists and artists, a Speaker

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Tickets are available through the eventbrite link. There are two ticket types: Daytime Activation and Music Festival  ($75) or Music Festival Only ($15).  HT students are free. Tickets will be distributed electronically through eventbrite and checked in on the day of at the security booth located right off of Chalmers Ave at Huston – Tillotson University.

Contact: 512-505-8738


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Huston-Tillotson University

900 Chicon Street, Austin, TX 78702

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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


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