Bantu Festival 2019 Brings Cultures Together for 5th Year

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Marsha Lyles and Silvain Songo

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The Bantu Fest is one of the biggest festivals in Chicago.  Each year the attendance consistently grows with festival goers from near and far.

Silvain Songo

“We bring a blend of different cultures and vibes from different countries.” – Bantu Fest Founder, Silvain Songo

Over 30 countries are being showcased with a variety of food, art and entertainment.

This years headliner is R&B Singer Syleena Johnson.

Bantu Festival 2019

The festival will take place at the Midway Plaisance in Hyde Park, Saturday, July 27th and Sunday, July 28th from 10am-10pm.  Click here for more details.

Founder, Silvain Songo talks more about Bantu Fest 2019 :

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