Positively Dover ‘African American Festival’

 

Shay Drummond, right, performs with the Sankofa African Dancers at the The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival at Legislative Mall on Saturday. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

Sankofa African Dancer Ayo Adamolekun, 8, performs at the The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival at Legislative Mall on Saturday. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

Sankofa African Drummer Makiah Brown does a solo to kick off the dancers at the The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival at Legislative Mall on Saturday. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

Reuben Salters, left, is honored by Dover City Councilman Roy Sudler at The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival at the Legislative Mall in Dover on Saturday. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

Sankofa African Dancers during the procession at the The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival at Legislative Mall on Saturday. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

Reuben Salters leads the procession at The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival at the Legislative Mall in Dover on Saturday. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

Negus Tafari arranges African necklaces at The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival at Legislative Mall on Saturday. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

Sherwanda Rachal-Speaks with the Dover Chapter of The Links hands out a backpack at The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival at Legislative Mall on Saturday. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

Larry Reddick with L&D Fine Art hangs a painting at the The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival at Legislative Mall on Saturday. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

Sankofa African Dancer Ayo Adamolekun, 8, at the The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival at Legislative Mall on Saturday. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

Sankofa African Dancer Taiwo Adamolekun, 12, at the The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival at Legislative Mall on Saturday. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

Reuben Salters looks out from the stage. Mr. Salters is the driving force starting the The ‘Positively Dover’ African American Festival 27 years ago. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)

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