Francofun Music : Benin & Togo

Saturday, March 23–Saturday, March 23 at 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Free Admission
54 W. Chicago Ave

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Please note new start time at 11:00 am for a full day of Francofun music from Benin and Togo!

Start the day nice and easy at 11:00 am with a live DJ mix d' Afrique to set the mood. Explore the roots of voodoo during the screening of In Search Of Voodoo : Roots To Heaven (2018, 65 min., English) at 12:00 p.m. Live music starts at 1:30 p.m. with the traditional Iyanu Band; followed by Mâak KOJO, playing Vodun, the sacred music of Benin ; closing with the hip hop sound of the Super Sonic Band. Followed by a cocktail with Beninese specialties.

Festivities will take place in the presence of his majesty Roi Dah Babi Gbedolo, Palais Royal Dako-Donou de Houawè-Zounzonsa (Abomey)