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Thousands expected at African American Festival this weekend

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Thousands of people are expected to attend the 10th annual African American Festival this weekend. It's a family-friendly event hosted by the Toledo Urban Federal Credit Union and the University of Toledo.

Adults can check out musical performances, art shows and shopping. Kids can enjoy rides and activities. Organizers say the festival is a way to celebrate African American history, health and education. There will also be free health screenings.

If you're interested, the celebration is happening Saturday and Sunday from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM at the University of Toledo's Scott Park Campus, located at the intersection of Nebraska and Parkside.

General admission tickets are $20 on Saturday and $10 on Sunday. Senior admission tickets are $10 on Saturday and $5 on Sunday. College student admission with a valid ID is $5. On Saturday, admission for kids and teenagers between 12 and 17 is $5. Kids under 12 get in free. On Sunday, admission for kids between 4 and 18 is $5. Kids under 4 get in free.

For more information about pricing, parking and performances, check out the festival flyer here: http://toledourban.com/tufcu/AAF2014Flyer.aspx.
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