Welcome to the Yemba Festival 2023  

10 years of Preserving and Sharing our African Heritage!!

Part I - in the park:  Free for ALL : Sat. July 1, 2023 - 10 AM - 4 PM

Weequahic Park 93 Carmichael Drive, Newark NJ
Celebrating Bamileke Culture (Cameroon - West Africa), Live music, Yemba dance, Yemba language, enjoy local food and art exhibit!

Part II - Gala night : Must buy ticket : Sat. July 1, 2023 - 8 PM - 2 AM

1. General Admission - Adults:  $100 per person. 
Youth and young adults: $50 per person 

2. Special packages
The VIP ☆
  10 guests per table at $150 per person. Features: 1 bottle of champagne, 2 whiskey at least 15 years old, 5 bottles of wine.
The VVIP ☆☆ 5 to 6 guests per table at $250 per person. Features: one special Yemba keepsake per guests, 2 bottles of champagne, 2 whiskey at least 18 to 21 years old, 5 bottles of wine, and a complimentary concierge service!

Chief Foto reception 

The exchange between the Chief Foto (Yemba) and the children organized by Yemba USA in New Jersey serves as a powerful reminder of the intergenerational bonds that sustain and nurture cultural traditions. It embodies the passing of the torch from one generation to the next, ensuring the preservation and growth of the Yemba heritage for years to come.

Language workshop at the festival

Guided by experienced teachers and community elders, the children embark on a journey of linguistic exploration. Through interactive games, storytelling, and engaging exercises, they immerse themselves in the sounds, words, and expressions that form the essence of the Yemba language

Yemba throne exposed at the festival

As the festival continues, the Yemba throne remains a centerpiece, drawing people in with its majestic allure. It becomes a gathering point, a place for conversations, and a visual representation of the Yemba's identity and heritage.

The Elite team showcasing their values and dancing skills

At the Yemba Festival in New Jersey, the N’gou Dance troupe takes center stage, leaving an indelible mark with their exceptional performance. They embody the spirit of excellence, showcasing the cultural richness and artistic brilliance of the Yemba people, and igniting a passion for dance that resonates long after the final applause fades away.

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Remembering past sessions

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