Event Info

What are the hours of the event?

1-7 PM

What time doors open?

Doors open at 12:45PM

What's for KIDS?

Kids under 12 years old are FREE but must RSVP with an adult (18+). We will have bouncy house, face painting, kids entertainment, and their own little kiddie area.

What do I get with my entry tickets?

  • Access to All Vendors (food and non-food)
  • Live entertainment
  • Access to cash bar
  • Cultural dance performance
  • Live beats from our DJ spinning Caribbean hits
  • FREE Raffle Tickets – VIP ONLY

*Each ticket category has an amount of sampling tickets. Choice of vendors are completely up to you. Listen to your TASTY buds.

 ONE General Admission: You will receive 2 “sampling” tickets

TWO General Admissions: You will get 3 “sampling” tickets

ONE VIP Admission: You will get 3 “sampling” tickets, TWO Raffle tickets.

TWO VIP Admissions: You will get 5 “sampling” tickets. FOUR Raffle tickets.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

We strongly advice you take public transportation. Take the Orange Line to Roxbury Crossing. The Center is directly across the street from the station.

What’s the Refund Policy?

Tickets are NON-Refundable and NON-Transferable.

How much are the tickets?

Price varies base on tickets type (General or VIP). If you purchase tickets from third party (Groupon, eventbrite etc.) you must have the tickets printed for admission.

How much are KIDS tickets?

Kids under 10 are FREE, but must RSVP for admission. Kids must be accompanied with paid adult, 18+ or older.

Will the festival be held rain or shine?

YES, our festival is indoor so weather will not affect it.

Are Pets allowed?

No pets are allowed unless they are service animals.

Are there ATMs at the festival

There are no ATMs inside. We ask that you bring cash although most of our vendors do accept credit cards as well

Would there be tickets at the door?

We may have left over tickets at the door. But it is not guarantee, as Pre-Sale guest gets priority.

Would I be able to make purchases from vendors?

YES! Absolutely, we want you to support our VENDORS. Because of them we are able to make this event a success.

Bag, food and belonging policy?

ALL bags are subject to be search by staff members and/or security. NO outside food, drinks allowed.

What type of vendors would be at the festival?

Of course, food vendors (vegan option as well), African clothing and jewelry, natural hair and skin products.

Where to park?

RLTAC/RCC Lot 1- Free Parking
Proceed on Malcolm X Boulevard to the intersection of Columbus Ave and Tremont Streets where you’ll come to a traffic light. Take a left onto Columbus Ave and proceed to the next set of traffic lights. At the traffic light take a left onto Cedar Street. Go 30 yards and take a right into Parking Lot 1 at Roxbury Community College. Go to the far end and park in an available space. If Lot 1 is FULL, proceed to Lot 2 (New Heath Street) and park there.

RLTAC/RCC Lot 2- Free Parking 
To get to Lot 2, take a right out of Lot 1 onto Cedar Street and take a left onto Columbus Avenue. Then, take the next left onto New Heath Street. Go 30 yards and take a right into Parking Lot 2.