FESTIVAL/PARK RULES AND GUIDELINES

The Park Rules for the Afrikan American Festival on August 5th and 6th are as follows:


  • Festival attendees are NOT ALLOWED to bring FOOD or BEVERAGES into the park
  • Festival attendees are NOT ALLOWED to bring alcohol into the park
  • Absolutely NO PETS are ALLOWED into the park
  • Absolutely NO COOLERS are ALLOWED into the park
  • Festival attendees ARE ALLOWED to bring lawn chairs and umbrellas into the park.
  • Absolutely NO SOLICITATION is ALLOWED without prior arrangement with Festival Staff

For Directions:


Highland Bowl is located at 1137 South Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620


Free Parking is available at:


Highland Hospital Professional Building (on South Avenue)


Veterans Memorial Park (on South Avenue)


For ticket purchases:


General Admission is $5 and can be purchased online at : http://www.aboveny.org/events.html or http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2946735


  • The VIP Package is available either in person or phone purchase only by contacting me at (585) 935-1068.  The VIP Package is as follows:

  • $25 package - includes premier parking, premier seating, limited free beverages (includes alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages) and free meal ticket.

  • $50 package - includes Meet and Greet with Najee, picture with Najee, Najee CD, festival Tshirt, premier parking, premier seating, limited free beverages (includes alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages) and free meal ticket.

  • $180 - table of 8 includes everything in the $50 package and a bottle of Moscato