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FIFTH ANNUAL HAITIAN-CARIBBEAN FEST TOMORROW (SATURDAY, AUGUST 21)

Tomorrow (Saturday, August 21), between noon and 6:00 p.m., there will be the Fifth Annual Haitian-Caribbean Fest at Colonel Summers Park (S.E. 17th Avenue and S.E. Taylor). Donations will gratefully be accepted towards Haitian relief. This event is being presented by the local Society for Haitian Arts and Culture (SHAC).
FIFTH ANNUAL HAITIAN-CARIBBEAN FEST
Saturday, August 21 (tomorrow)
noon - 6:00 p.m.
Colonel Summers Park, S.E. 17th Avenue and S.E. Taylor
(Donations gratefully accepted towards Haitian relief.)
"Thank you, Portland, for supporting Haiti!"

Featuring Haitian-Caribbean music, Haitian traditional dance and drumming; face painting for children; Caribbean food; art show and more!

Bands: Cuban "Dina and Rumberos del Caribe," Haitian "Balans", African traditional dance "Bilenge-na-Action"

Master Drummer Carlos Gelin
Gospel Choir
Hip Hop

Bring your drums and your camping chairs!

For more information on the Society of Haitian Arts and Culture, a local community group of Haitian immigrants doing relief work in Haiti, please see
www.shacnorthwest.org