Third Annual Marikoto African Dance Weekend


Whether your interest lies in different cultures, dance, live drumming or a good aerobic workout — this annual event has something that will interest you. The weekend starts with a Midnight Madness with internationally renowned artist Youssouf Koumbassa, continues with a beginner class on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and ends with Dual Drum Day, which includes a Sunday Drum Session (Abou Sylla) and Women's Doundoun Class (Mangue Sylla). Check the website for event details.

Events on Saturday and Sunday are at Nia Moves, 508 Pecore St.



The Barn
2201 Preston St.
Houston, TX 77003


$15 per class; three classes $40; drum rental fee is $5; discounts available for children; spectators attend free.
All events are subject to change due to weather or other concerns. Please check with the venue or organization to ensure an event is taking place as scheduled.