IGBOFEST @ DISCOVERY GREEN  |  HOUSTON  |  JULY 16 2022

IGBOFEST HOUSTON

 

IGBOFEST HOUSTON

There is a lack of exposure of authentic international performing arts promoting African tradition and folklore

As a mission, IgboFest Houston aims to reclaim cultural capital where it has been damaged or lost.

It strives to sustain and re-enact significant episodes in Igbo cultural history.

WHO WE ARE?

Facilitated by Ndi-Ichie Cultural Association, overseers of Ndi Ichie Youth Cultural Foundation,  IgboFest Houston (IgboFest) consists of high-energy performances that embrace the Igbo culture and display an array of cultural dances and folklore with an educational twist.

WHAT WE DO?

Bringing the African heritage  and indeed the Igbo culture to the most diverse city in America are traditionally motivating and spiritually authentic.”  IgboFest Houston event  showcases a bazaar of  awe-inspiring dancers, fashion parade, games, authentic African food, etc.

WHY US?

The IgboFest Houston (IgboFest) has reigned for over 15 years in the city of Houston bringing in performers from across the United States from Chicago to New Orleans including Nigeria.Sponsors gain an initiative that activates community building and cultural awareness.

Event Relevance: Your Benefits

IGBOFEST HOUSTON @ DISCOVERY GREEN

You, your organization or your company will partake in an initiative that activates community building and cultural awareness. IgboFest is a dynamic symbol that represents global exchange in the city of Houston. Your company will align with IgboFest to support a global exchange that provides an educational platform through international performing arts.  Just as you have continued to preserve a quality product, you will continue this mission by supporting IgboFest that has engrained the basic theme of perpetuation and propagation of the revered African Igbo ancestral life and cultural values.

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PARTICIPANTS

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SPONSORS/PARTNERS

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SOCIAL MEDIA AUDIENCE

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It does not cost to attend IgboFest Houston. The event is FREE to attend!  See you soon at Discovery Green

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Participants

The IgboFest Houston (IgboFest) has reigned for over 15 years in the city of Houston bringing in performers from across the United States from Chicago to New Orleans including Nigeria. This

Performance will consist of professional dancers of Nigerian and Non-Nigerian descent that has embraced the Igbo culture to display an array of cultural dances and folklore with an educational twist.

Group performances will range from traditional to acrobatic and key appearances from various masquerades from Igboland.

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EVENT SPONSORS SPECIAL THANKS

Presenting Sponsor

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frequently asked questions

What is IgboFest Houston?

IgboFest Houston (IgboFest) consists of high-energy performances that embrace the Igbo culture and display an array of cultural dances and folklore with an educational twist.

When is IgboFest? (Date and Time)

Saturday, July 16th, 2022; Time: 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Who may attend IgboFest Houston?

Everyone. This event is open to the public.

What hotel is recommended to stay at?

Our Official Hotel Partner – Crowne Plaza River Oaks.

What should I wear to IgboFest Houston?

We encourage you to wear cultural wear to join the festivities of the day. Remember, rain or shine, so have your raincoat handy!

How can I become a volunteer? What is required of a volunteer?

To become a volunteer, please click on the link and register at https://forms.gle/iqvdbynzVvHcgy5m8

You are required to attend the volunteer meeting and review the volunteer guidelines.

Where will IgboFest Houston take place?

IgboFest Houston will be held at Discovery Green – 1500 McKinney, Houston, Texas 77010

How can I sponsor IgboFest Houston?

Please send an email to linda@aixfirm.com to receive information on sponsorship levels

Where can I park?

There is plenty of easy parking near Discovery Green: street level, surface lots, or underground parking.

How much does it cost to attend IgboFest Houston?

The event is FREE to attend! You can RSVP by clicking here— https://igbofest.eventbrite.com

What is allowed on site?

You may bring lawn chairs and your fun spirit!

Where do volunteers park?

There is plenty of easy parking near Discovery Green: street level, surface lots, or underground parking. Please adhere to any instructions associated with parking lots and/or metered parking

How much does it cost to park?

Cost for parking will vary in downtown. Please adhere to the instructions provided by any parking lot or metered parking.

What about public transportation to IgboFest Houston?

METRO is available for your transportation needs. For information on routes and schedules, please contact METRO at 713.635.4000 or visit https://www.ridemetro.org

Where is the EMS located at IgboFest Houston?

EMS will be in various areas around Discovery Green or you may ask a staff representative with a radio for assistance with an emergency.

Can I use my credit or debit card to purchase food at IgboFest?

Most vendors will take credit or debit cards. However, feel free to bring cash with you, just in case.

Can I bring strollers, wagons, and wheelchairs?

Yes. All areas of Discovery Green are accessible for strollers, wagons, and wheelchairs.

When and where is the Volunteer Orientation Meeting?

The Volunteers Meeting dates is listed under the section “Meetings” at www.igbofesthouston.org It will be a virtual meeting.

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Join the movement to boost sustainable development in the areas of social equality, economic and community solidarity. Just as you have continued to preserve a quality product, you will continue this mission by supporting IgboFest that has engrained the basic theme of perpetuation and propagation of the revered African Igbo ancestral life and cultural values.

 

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    EVENT

    INFORMATION

    Discovery Green

    JULY 16, 2022
    Saturday 3:00 PM

    Conference Place Address

    Discovery Green – 1500 McKinney,
    Houston, Texas 77010

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    CONTACT US

    Our Direct Contact

    Dr. Chris Ulasi:
    281-788-8133

    Contact Information

    linda@aixfirm.com

    +1-281-788-8133