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2021 Kwanzaa Celebrations in Hampton Roads!

Our 2022 list of Kwanzaa Celebrations is coming soon!

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For those that celebrate (or want to learn more about) Kwanzaa there are several upcoming local events in Hampton Roads! Do you know of a Kwanzaa Celebration we should add to this list? Please submit additions for this free listing HERE.

Kwanzaa Celebrations at Indian River Library
When: December 27-30, 2021
Where: Indian River Library, 2320 Old Greenbrier Road, Chesapeake, VA
Description: Enjoy a week of activities and information tables that will provide opportunities for you and your family to engage together and learn more about the seven principles of Kwanzaa. All around the Indian River Library you will find tables full of information and fun for your family with a focus on the Principles of Kwanzaa. You will have a chance to win a beautiful set of Kwanzaa candles by answering questions on a Bingo card. A completed row or column of the card will provide a raffle ticket that will enter you into the contest. Come and enjoy displays and bingo.

Kwanzaa Celebration
When: December 28, 2021 from 11am-1pm
Where: Senior Station, 3500 Clifford St, Portsmouth, VA 23707
Description: Learn about the seven guiding principles of the Kwanzaa celebration – unity, self-determination, collective work and responsibility, co-operative economics, purpose, creativity and earth. Light refreshments served.

Atumpan The Talking Drums
Where: Indian River Library, 2320 Old Greenbrier Road, Chesapeake, VA
When: Tuesday, December 28, 2021 from 1-230pm
Description: Register for our lively musical performance featuring African percussion, storytelling celebrating the principles of Kwanzaa, culminating in a Kinara ceremony.
Where: Greater Richmond Convention Center, 5th & Marshall, Richmond, VA 23219
When: Thursday, December 30, 2021 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Tickets $5-6 per person