Africa Center Summer Festival: Curated by Yinka Shonibare MBE

Yinka Shonibare MBE is the curator at this year's Africa Centre Summer Festival - a weekend of music, fashion, dance, food, performances and film in and around Covent Garden Piazza.

This is a charity event that is looking to raise funds for the Africa Centre's future cultural and business event programming. Performing artists include hip hop/soul singer Nneka, DJ Edu, the anchor for BBC 1xtra's "Destination Africa" radio show, and Wale Ojo and the London Afrobeat Collective. The festival will also feature African films and photography, visual art exhibitions and a catwalk show from Africa Fashion Week London.

This is a free event for paid members. For non-members, there is an Admin fee of £3.

The festival runs from Saturday 3 August to Sunday 4 August.

Yinka Shonibare MBE curates Africa Centre Summer Festival.

Facebook page - African Centre Summer Festival.