Festivals

Muslim American Heritage Festival: A Journey Through Culture and Contributions

July 13 2024

Noon to 6 p.m.
Lafayette Park 3500 Granby St., Norfolk, VA Price: Free

Highlights of the event include:

– Cultural Exhibits: Showcasing diverse traditions, history, and art of Muslim American communities.

– Guest Speakers: Featuring Mayor Kenny Alexander (Mayor of Norfolk, VA), Councilman John Paige (Norfolk, VA), and Senator Ghazala Hashmi (Virginia State Senator).

– Food Trucks: Offering a variety of foods from different cultures, providing a unique culinary journey.

– Outreach Booths: Providing information on health literacy, primary prevention medicine, and public health literacy.

– Family Activities: Including storytelling, arts and crafts, bouncy houses, sack races, and more.

This event is open to the public and free of charge. Organizers aim to create an inclusive environment that fosters understanding and unity within the community.

You May Also Like

Guide to Norfolk Waterfront Jazz Festival

The Norfolk Waterfront Jazz Festival is the area’s longest-running outdoor jazz…
Learn More

Norfolk Waterfront Jazz Festival Three-Day Itinerary For Group Tours

Learn More

Activities for Small Meeting and Professional Groups

Norfolk is an ideal meeting destination for many reasons. Our…
Learn More

October Event Guide 2022

October brings a multitude of events happening in Norfolk! From "spooktacular" fun to enjoying a festival, you'll have…
Learn More