Kwanzaa Celebrated at African Burial Grounds

The African Burial Ground's annual celebration of Kwanzaa will take from Tuesday, Dec. 26 to Thursday, Dec. 28.

The family activities include an African doll making workshop, "The Black Nutcracker" performed by Uptown Dance Academy as well as a beading workshop. There will also be dance and drum performances, a poetry workshop, a screening of "A Rugrats Kwanzaa" and Hair Story by Fruggie and more.

Admission and all activities are free. The African Burial Grounds is at 290 Broadway.

For information about the holiday as well and a complete three-day schedule of events, click here.