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Seven-day celebration of Kwanzaa begins

The seven-day celebration was created in 1966 to honor African heritage.

News 12 Staff

Dec 26, 2019, 4:31 PM

Updated 1,612 days ago

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Thursday marks the beginning of the cultural holiday known as Kwanzaa.
The seven-day celebration was created in 1966 to honor African heritage.
Seven candles are lit each night of the weeklong-holiday – highlighting the seven principles of Kwanzaa, including unity, creativity and faith.


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