September 28th - 30th 2023




Afro Utah Festival Day
Date: Saturday, September 30, 2023
Time: 01:00 PM – 09:00 PM
Location: Gallivan Center
239 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111, USA


Join us for a 3-day Afro heritage festival in Utah! Dive into our fashion show, savor Afro cuisine, groove to Afro music, and be a part of our awards ceremony. It’s a call to all Utah residents to patronize Afro businesses, immerse themselves in the rich Afro culture, and most importantly, have a fantastic time. Let’s celebrate, exhibit our cultural identity, and promote unity, diversity, and inclusion. Don’t miss out on the electrifying Afrobeats after-party. Everyone from Utah, irrespective of background, is warmly invited to come together, share, and enjoy.

Free Festival Tickets AfterParty Tickets


September 28th – 30th 2023

Join us for Utah’s 3-day Afro heritage festival! Experience Afro fashion, music, and food, and support local Afro businesses. Celebrate diverse Afro cultures and identities, and end with an electrifying Afrobeats after-party. Everyone in Utah is invited to enjoy and unite!

Tickets AfterParty Tickets

Afro Utah Awards

Afro Utah Awards

“The Afro Utah awards are presented to honor individuals who are changing the way Black people and those of Afro descent are perceived in the community while making significant contributions to the state as a whole.”

🗓️ Date: Thursday, September 28, 2023,
📍Venue: Zions Technology Center
7860 Bingham Jct Blvd,
Midvale, UT 84047, USA
⏰ Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Afro Utah Fashion Show

Is not merely a showcase, but a vibrant community gathering that offers a platform to both distinguished and emerging Afrocentric designers from all over the world.

Afro Utah proudly presents our signature event, the Afro Utah Fashion Show 2023! Join us for a spectacular evening celebrating the vibrant essence of Afrocentric fashion, held in the dynamic heart of Salt Lake City, Utah. 

Event Details:

🗓️ When: Friday, September 29, 2023 📍 Where: Hyatt Regency Salt Lake City, 170 S W Temple St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, USA ⏰ Time: 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Afro Utah Festival

Afro Utah Festival

Come join the fun at the Afro Utah Festival, a joyful party of Afro cultures from all corners of the world. Get ready to be amazed by lively music shows that’ll get your feet tapping and powerful dance acts that tell stories of our diverse cultures.

Festival Details

🗓️ Date: Saturday, September 30, 2023

📍Venue: Gallivan Center

239 S Main St,

Salt Lake City, UT 84111, USA,

⏰ Time: 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Afrobeats Afterparty

Afro Utah Festival After Party Show

SAT SEP 30, 2023 – Doors Open: 9:30 PM

The Commonwealth Room
195 W 2100 S
South Salt Lake, UT 84115

Ages: 21 & Over

Get ready to groove to the electrifying beats and sensational rhythms of Afrobeats as Sarkodie, the African rap superstar, takes the stage at the Afro Utah Festival After Show Party in Salt Lake City (SLC). Renowned for his unparalleled flow and captivating lyrics, Sarkodie is set to ignite the night with his high-energy Afrobeats performance and charismatic presence.

As the headliner for the event, Sarkodie will transport the audience on a musical journey that celebrates the rich tapestry of African culture and heritage through the infectious sounds of Afrobeats. From his chart-topping hits to his iconic collaborations, every moment will be infused with the essence of African rhythm, making it an unforgettable experience for all attendees.