Beautiful New York

A Celebration of the City

Kwanzaa

12-26-kwanzaaFor half a century, citizens of the African diaspora in the Americas have celebrated Kwanzaa, a weeklong holiday created by Maulana Karenga specifically designed to uplift the African-American community. In New York, the biggest Kwanzaa celebrations take place at the Museum of Natural History, the Apollo Theater, the African Burial Ground, and the Museum of the African Diaspora. Here’s wishing you a joyous Kwanzaa!

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