Washington Park, Chicago Illinois, Saturday July 29 2017: “The African Nation of Ghana was on display right here in Chicago; Traditional dancers were just part of the fun at the 29th annual Ghanafest, including a parade of chiefs, queens and tribal costumes at Washington Park. There were plenty of food; Traditional arts, craft and jewelry brings smiles to all the faces there, even Illinois governor Bruce Rauner got into the Ghana mood by downing some costume clothing to help celebrate a unique culture”. This is how CBS, Channel 2 news, summarized one of the greatest African cultural festivals in the diaspora, Ghanafest, in their reportage! The lenses of sankofaonline.com were there to bring these pictures to you.
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