The African American Forum, a non-profit arts and cultural organization, is committed to developing programs that support and highlight the artistic, cultural and educational achievements of African Americans.  By sharing experiences reflective of African American culture, we encourage individuals to embrace diversity and, in doing so, create a greater culture.  A united culture. We place our emphasis on unity in the word Community!

It's time to make your plans to experience art, culture and entertainment at its finest! Each year in January, Art & Culture fans from across the commonwealth of Kentucky and beyond... make their way to Lexington for one (1) of the premier Black Tie Galas.

We hope you can join us Tonight... Saturday, January 19, 2019 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Lexington/UK Coldstream... for the African American Ball Grand Gala Finale that will feature art, culture and entertainment from the African American Experience.

For more information call 859.255.2653.


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