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Kwanzaa Lights at Wa Na Wari
December 27, 2023 - December 30, 2023
We are starting a new holiday tradition for everyone! Kwanzaa lights by @tarik.abdullah is a nightly light experience that includes, music, projection mapping, video and more. Come by yourself or with your family to enjoy. Free hot cocoa or spiked for the adults.
911 24th Ave
Seattle, WA, 98122
Sited in a fifth-generation, Black-owned home, Wa Na Wari is an immersive community art project that reclaims Black cultural space and makes a statement about the importance of Black land ownership in gentrified communities. Our mission is to create space for Black ownership, possibility, and belonging through art, historic preservation, and connection. Referred to as a "container for Black joy,” Wa Na Wari incubates and amplifies Black art and belonging while providing a safe space for organizing and movement building. By renting a house from a vulnerable Black homeowner, and giving that space back to the Black community, Wa Na Wari is an active model for how Black art and culture can combat gentrification and displacement.