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The District Cultural Arts Fest

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Presented by Six Square, the District Cultural Arts Fest is an exciting celebration that honors the rich legacy and cultural contributions of Central Texas’ Black community. On September 1, 2018, join Six Square - Austin’s Black Cultural District as they continue creating a nexus of thriving Black arts and culture in East Austin.

From African drumming & dancing to engaging theatrical performances, across five sites, Six Square will reanimate and provide a new context to each location’s history as well as provide a curated menu of unlimited food and adult beverages provided by Wines of Dotson Cervantes, Tito's Vodka and more.

Festivities will culminate at the historic Huston-Tillotson Universitywith musical performances from international, national and local acts inspired from Africa and the African Diaspora. Food and retail vendors are welcomed.

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Later Event: September 2
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