Let loose and let your heart sing, whether singing is your thing or not. It feels so good! Join us as we Lift our Voices in liberation songs led by some of the best vocal talent in New Orleans. There's a place just for you in the harmony.
Douglas Redd Cultural Summit
Inspired by the legacy of Douglas Redd, iconic visual artist and cofounder of Ashé Cultural Arts Center, local cultural workers and artists in all disciplines are invited to gather for theSummit.
The Maafa Commemoration
The MAAFA Commemoration offers an opportunity for the whole community to pause and reflect on this great transgression against humanity and to personally, as a community, agree to distance ourselves institutionally in word and deed from that transgression, its legacy and the evolved practice of racism in our civic, social, spiritual and personal lives.
Central City Festival
Festival goers will enjoy the rhythms of a wide range of music, cooking demonstrations, dance performances, arts and crafts vendors, local food trucks and popular food vendors, and various non-profits and health organizations providing information and health screenings.
Holiday on the Boulevard
Music and merriment are the order of the day as Ashé Cultural Arts Center lights up the boulevard with musicians, merchants, authors, spoken word artists, and the community, creating an astonishing holiday family festival and marketplace in Central City New Orleans.