Big Night in Little Haiti takes place on the third Friday of the month, with children’s activities as well as artists, arts and crafts and food vendors from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
There is free admission and free parking.
The May 15 event will feature the konpa group Anbyans, with opening by Zetwal Kreyol, a Haitian vocal ensemble. There also will be a dance-off by Haitian student organization dance teams.
The event will be preceded by a Haitian History Bee from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
In the gallery: Maison Gingerbread: Haiti’s Living Architecture
The hands-on art activities for kids will be sponsored by Positive Impact Foundation/Kose Famn and the Bass Museum of Art.
There’s free secured parking for the event at the Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212 NE 59 Terrace; find a detailed schedule here. The fun will continue at an after-party at the Caribbean Marketplace.