WNCU and Durham Parks and Recreation Dept. Partner for the 39th Bimbe Cultural Festival

On Saturday and Sunday, May 17-18, the Durham Parks and Recreation Department will host the 39th BimbĂ© Cultural Arts Festival at the Durham Athletic Park. The theme of this year’s celebration is “It’s a Family Reunion.” The festival will take place at the Durham Athletic Park on Saturday from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. and will feature an eclectic mix of music and dance celebrating African American traditions. There will also be a BimbĂ© Marketplace for visual artist exhibits and many other vendors. On Sunday, the festival will continue from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. with a host of jazz and gospel performances.