Celebrate culture and community at NJPAC’s 20th annual Kwanzaa Festival and Marketplace, featuring arts and crafts, music, and dance activities.

Kwanzaa Family Festival
Sat, Dec 21 @ 10AM-1PM

NJPAC’s annual festival features West African dance & drums, Kwanzaa ceremony and storytelling, arts & crafts, and live performances and more!
Baba Abdel R. Salaam
Master of Ceremony, Kwanzaa Founding Director, Forces of Nature Dance Company, and Artistic Director, Dance Africa New York.


Kwanzaa Marketplace
Fri, Dec 20 @ 6–10PM
Sat, Dec 21 @ 9AM–5PM

NJPAC’s most popular community marketplace offers more options than ever! Custom and cultural clothing, handcrafted jewelry, original designer hats, bath & body products, candles, books, art and more! One-stop shopping for all your holiday gift-giving needs.


NJPAC’s Kwanzaa Festival and Marketplace are made possible through the generosity of Leon and Toby Cooperman.