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POSTPONED: 2020 Amani Festival

West High Street from Hanover to South West Street,
Carlisle, PA 17013
(717) 609-9532
  • Dates: May 2, 2020
  • Location: Downtown Carlisle
  • Time: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Price: Free

NOTE: This event has been postponed. A new date will be announced.

The Amani Festival is a one-day multi-cultural festival designed to bring people together from various backgrounds to learn more about each other. Amani means "peace" in Swahili. The festival will include live music, a petting zoo, arts & crafts vendors, a children's alley, and much more.

A multitude of cultures are represented and all activities are geared toward the themes of unity, acceptance, and tolerance.

Highlights include:

  • Beer & Wine Garden with music stage on N. Pitt Street
  • Children's Alley with crafts, games, and prizes along W. High Street (starts in front of┬áBosler Memorial Library)
  • Pet Path & Beyond... A section along the Square of Carlisle dedicated to animal lovers with goats, puppies, lizards and more.
  • Local and independent business owners showing their unique wares. Artists from throughout Pennsylvania.