Africa Day

An annual celebration of the people and cultures of this wonderful continent.

Africa Day is an annual worldwide celebration of the people, cultures and potential of this wonderful continent.

Commemorated on 25 May each year, Africa Day is a chance for people to come together and celebrate the diversity of Africa.

The Department of Foreign Affairs, working with local authorities around Ireland, organises a programme of events each year to mark Africa Day.

2023 was our biggest ever Africa Day celebrations in Ireland, with over 50 events taking place in communities all over the country.

Stay tuned for details about Africa Day 2024!