African Village

NCCEEP Centre

3170 Walker Road, Windsor, ON N8W 3R5

 

Saturday, June 18                12:00 pm - 12:00 am

Friday, June 24                     5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Saturday, June 25                11:00 am - 12:00 am

 

Discover the richness of the many diverse cultures, flavours, and traditions of Africa. Tempt your tastebuds with tantalizing African treats, and let all your troubles jollof your shoulders as you enjoy authentic African food, music, live drumming, Sudanese and Burundian dance performances, spoken word poetry, artwork and handicrafts. Village goers will also be able to watch a head wrapping demonstration, as well as a cultural fashion show featuring African seniors in traditional dress. Come by for some plantains, palm wine, and positive vibes!

 

 

THINGS TO EAT

 

Snacks

•   Chicken suya - $5/skewer - spicy - contains peanuts***

•   Beef suya - $10/skewer - spicy - contains peanuts***

•   Puffpuff - 5/$5

•   Puffpuff sundae bar - $5 - includes 4 puffpuffs + sauce - choice of                  chocolate/cinnamon sugar 

•   Dodo (fried plantain) - $5/bowl 

•   Jollof rice side - $5/small - $10/large 

•   Sudanese samosa - 3/$5 

 

Mains

•   Jollof rice plate - choice of stewed chicken/fried chicken/coconut beans (vegetarian) - $15/small (side of dodo + rice) - $20/large (side of dodo + steamed veggies + rice) 

•   Coconut beans with rice (vegetarian) - $15

•   Egusi with pounded yam - $15 

 

Drinks

•   Spirits/mixed drinks - $7/1oz

•   Beer - $8

•   Malt drink - $3

•   Emu palm juice (non-alcoholic) - $6

•   Zobo drink - $4

•   Pop - $2

•   Water - $1

•   Juice - $1

 

THINGS TO DO

 

Saturday, June 18

•   Music

•   Dancing

•   Poetry

•   Fashion show

•   Greetings from Elders

•   Arts and crafts show

 

Friday, June 24

•   Music

•   Dancing

•   Games

•   Head wrap demonstration

•   Face painting for kids

•   Arts and crafts show

 

Saturday, June 25

•   Music

•   Cultural dance

•   Poetry

•   Fashion show

•   Greetings from Elders

•   Arts and crafts show

•   Closing ceremonies including drumming

 

 

WHERE TO PARK

 

Located on Walker Rd. just south of E.C. Row Expressway (between E.C. Row & Syndey). Parking will be available in the Sana’s Beauty Salon parking lot next door.