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LANGSTON Seattle Black Arts & Culture Events

September 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm PDT



An Evening of Food, Music, and Connection

Embark on a dazzling journey of flavors and melodies at The Taste of Madaraka Festival! Immerse yourself in the diverse and vibrant culinary traditions of Africa, expertly prepared by talented chefs. This is more than just a dinner party; it’s a celebration of community, culture, and heritage.

LANGSTON Seattle is thrilled to join forces with our esteemed friends, One Vibe Africa, to present the ‘Taste of Madaraka Festival’. One Vibe Africa has been the creative force behind the renowned ‘One Vibe African Dinner Experiences,’ hosting over 75 authentic African dinners since 2016. With attendees exceeding 5,000, their events have become like a close-knit family. These culinary journeys began at Cafe Avole in 2016 and have graced esteemed venues such as Rumba Notes and Kezira Cafe. Now, we are excited to host the ‘Taste of Madaraka Festival’ at our home, the Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute.

Whether you’re a food lover or just looking for a special dining experience, the Taste of Madaraka Festival will excite your senses and make unforgettable memories. For those seeking an even more exclusive experience, consider our VIP option! 

At LANGSTON, we are dedicated to curating immersive experiences that connect communities and honor Black heritage. Come with friends, both old and new, and enjoy a culinary and musical journey that transports you to Africa’s heart. Get your tickets for a night of cultural celebration, delicious food, and captivating music that will give you a taste of Africa you’ll remember.

About One Vibe Africa

One Vibe Africa is dedicated to creating a liberated African narrative through collaboration among Africans “at home” and in the diaspora. They generate a future for Africa through cultural events, video content, education, music, and the arts. www.onevibeafrica.org.


September 17
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm PDT


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Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute
104 17th Ave South
Seattle, 98144 United States
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