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Taste of Africa coming to CTX & benefiting a good cause

Posted at 5:07 PM, Jul 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-08 18:07:01-04

KILLEEN, TX — For the July 8 edition of Central Texas Living Ann Harder spoke with Rodney L. Duckett, founder of IMPAC outreach and Zeina Bensouda, West African Native.

IMPAC Outreach and Killeen Arts Commission is hosting a Taste of Africa: Diving Deep into Culture.

People of African descent will gather to celebrate the expansive African histories and cultures that the continent has to offer. This family centered celebration of African cultures will explore tantalizing tastes, vibrant fabrics and fashions, exotic jewels, handcrafted art, vibrant sounds, breathtaking dancing movement, and other acts to show the audience an authentic cultural display. In addition, random selected guest will receive an African Cultural Make over.

The event will be SUnday, July 14, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door.

To purchase tickets ahead of time click here.

If you would like to volunteer at the event, call Rodney Duckett (254) 598-0240.