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FESTIVAL DATES: MAY 26-28, 2023
GrindFest is a free, 3-day festival that celebrates Black Business and entrepreneurship
About this event
Grindfest is BACK! It is a free, 3-day event that celebrates the success of Black entrepreneurs + business owners in Asheville. A block-party style event will take place on 8 Rivers Arts Place! This includes a weekend full of music, games, live performance, food, local vendors + learning, employment and partnership opportunities. The goal of the festival is to highlight the progress made by people of color while also connecting folks in the community. A long weekend of fun and excitement.
See you there!
Let’s make HISTORY together!
We have a lot of activities to keep you entertained all day!
Support small business owners during the festival, shop as you enjoy the day!
Choose a wide variety of food vendors while you enjoy the rest of the festival!
Dance your night away! We will be blocking the street for the most awaited party.
Let your business echoed on our campaign and become our valued sponsor during the event!
Become one of our partner vendors and expose your business at GrindFest2023
Step into the World of Black Wall Street and experience the remarkable history Asheville's resilient and innovative community, where black entrepreneurs and leaders thrived together!
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We have laid out exciting events for GrindFest 2022! This includes: Poetry Slam, Brian Hamilton, Entrepreneurship Luncheon, Gospel Inspiration, Community Awards, Extreme hip hop aerobic class, Breakfast of champions, Black wall street marketplace, Talk with the Elders, Stilt Walker, Opportunity tent, Lip sync Battle, Roots Reveal, Games Tournament, Family Yard Games, Giveaways and Prizes, Games Tournament Finals, Community Tailgate, Cooking Contest and more!
May 26, 27, and 28, 2023
Yes! We invite everyone to participate in GrindFest 2023 across different states.
You may sign-up here: To be announced.
Yes! Please see the Festival Grounds Map for reference.
Yes! You can purchase online here: https://grindavl.club/shop You can also look out for our merchandise booth to buy these amazing products!
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Grindfest is BACK! It is a free, 3-day event that celebrates the success of Black entrepreneurs + business owners in Asheville.