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Learn about the founding team, how it all began, and Harlem Arts Festival's mission statement.

HOW IT BEGAN

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Discover HAF's crop of world class artists that are performing in their own backyard and around the world.

MEET THE TALENT

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See what everyone else is saying about Harlem Arts Festival and its programs.

READ ALL ABOUT IT

"THIS FESTIVAL IS PLAYING A PIVOTAL ROLE IN INSPIRING AND ENCOURAGING MANY NEW ARTISTS"

 - Congressman Charles Rangel

HAF presents multi-disciplinary performances throughout the year in Harlem and New York City, culminating in an annual festival that takes place in Marcus Garvey Park at the Richard Rodgers amphitheater. HAF’s purpose is to provide resources, visibility, and career opportunities to artists; To increase participation and engagement in the arts by the Harlem community; and to continue Harlem’s artistic legacy of making art that preserves the history and develops the identity of Harlem.