Discovering AfricanNXT

3 Days Soccer Showcase

3 Days Music & Art Festival

1 Day Talent Discovery

ABOUT #ADOFestival

The African Descents Overall (ADO) Sport, Business, and Entertainment Festival is a 14-day festival that helps transition Africans from youth to leaders. 

ADO Festival is going to change the way you think about Africans and festivals. We have a lot of talented Africans; this is a platform to showcase their talents while having fun.


The Showcase which is the Male and Female Soccer Tournament to showcase African talents to soccer scouts worldwide at FivePoints

The Beach Activities which comprise of Music Concert,  Beach Games and Cultural Parade at Huntington Beach, CA

The Indoor activities include is the Business Forum, Fashion Show, Innovation and Creativity Exhibition,  Beauty Pageant, and Award Dinner at Beverly Hills Hotel, CA.

The final component is for families and individuals who want to TOUR the United States of America.

MUTE Concert

Music Unites The Earth (MUTE) Concert is an all-inclusive daytime beach experience for 2 days of music, games and good vibes with three massive African descent Artists as headliners; 1 African, 1 Carribean and 1 American, along with a number of other big-name acts.

MUTE Concert goal is to unite all African descent and organize an event that the entire family can attend.   A portion of the proceeds will benefit homeless children in Africa.

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“We are Africans” parade

The ADO Festival Parade 2019 theme is “WE ARE AFRICANS,” honoring many African descent celebrities and dignitaries who have made key contributions in politics, entertainments, sports, fashion, and technology. There will be multiple awards for all the parade participants and after the parade, the MUTE Concert will officially open on the beach. Attendees will also have the chance to meet the celebrities for an autograph and possible photo ops. For more information, please visit the parade website or call 714.787.9022. See you there!

Festival Pool Party

Opening day Pool Party is going to the best Pool Party ever where we will turn Huntington Beach into “Day-to-Night” party spot with private cabanas, daybeds & room for 2500 Festival Worshippers.

Complimentary Wi-fi
Phone charging stations
Premium pool upgrade including salt water sanitation and cleaning equipment
Completely male and female washrooms
Raised 133 ft wide private VIP mezzanine overlooking Cabana
State of the art 21ft LED Digital Outdoor Screen
100ft poolside bar
Complimentary beauty lounge

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Africanus Soccer Showcase.

The Africanus Soccer Showcase is a 3-day showcase intended to help boost a player’s recruitment by bringing boys and girls U16 & U18 teams to participate in front of collegiate and university coaches in an effort to be recognized.

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Business Forum

The US Global Business Forum, US Africa Business Forum and ADO Festival will co-host the seventh 2019 U.S. Africa Business Forum, one day focused on trade and investment opportunities on the continent for African heads of government and American business leaders.

This forum is hosted one week before the UN General Assembly. The USAfricaBF is dedicated to Innovation and Creativity. 

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ICE Exhibition

Innovation and Creativity Exhibition is for talented Africans that have creative ideas and are looking for funding, tools, resources, innovations, and solutions to get this idea from their “garage” to the market. Talent is the key to the success of any economy. The exhibition aims to encourage and promote more talents.

Award Dinner

Night of 50 Stars is an exclusive gala event unlike any other in the world. This is a Black tie attire, dinner, award, an invitation-only event, chaired by Edvard Akopyan. Over 300 reporters and cameramen will flood the event venue to capture the stars and our invited guests walking to the red carpet in this amazing networking event where you can mingle with Hollywood stars, African business leaders, producers and directors with the net worth of over $5,000,000,000.

This event includes 5-course dinner while watching live events with comedy, fashion and music entertainment. This truly is a once in a lifetime opportunity to mingle with Hollywood’s iconic figures. Tickets to this events start from $1,000.00 and table costing $10,000.00.

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Beauty Pageant

Miss Africa Pageant Scholarships (MAPS) is a scholarship program that inspires ladies to develop their full, individual potential through a fun, transformative experience that culminates in a celebratory showcase of their accomplishments. MAPS strives to give every young woman the opportunity to further her education and prepare for a successful life.

With MAPS, participants will be rewarded for your academic achievements, be recognized for a leadership role in their community plus learning new life skills. 

Fashion Show

The show “where fashion meets business” is not your regular fashion show. This is a show with four categories: Most Creative Concept, Most Exciting Ensemble, Most Innovative Use of Materials and Most Glamorous & Elegant “Red Carpet” worthy creation. There will also be a “People’s Choice Award” to be voted on at the event

The fashion show will feature African descent – designers, vendors, entertainers, art, and businesses through a one-day event. The mission is to showcase the beauty and intricate details of African fabric, textile, and design, and also to provide a platform for designers, entertainers, and artists to present to a broader audience and give to charitable causes. The event will be hosted by a top African fashion icon from the USA, best known for her role in Multiple Hollywood movies. Selecting the winners will be a panel of judges.

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Country Tour

Discover the best tours in USA including Western Express Northbound, San Francisco to Los Angeles Express, Los Angeles to San Francisco Express, Highlights of the Eastern US & Canada, Southern Cross Country Westbound, National Parks & Bright Lights, Western Express Southbound, Coast to Coast Camping Westbound and Highlights of Alaska.

Online Shop

From the start of the festival, you will be able to buy our top merchandise products.
Tons of unique Festival Celebration t-shirts, mugs, cards, and more merchandise. Perfect for every passion. Express yourself. Start a conversation. Humankind is both. Styles. Maternity, Tank Tops, V-Neck.

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FRIDAY, 6-20 SEPT 2019 – 8.20 PM PCT

ADO Festival Tickets



One day Admission pass to MUTE Concert

Featuring performances from Multiple Artists

Pre – Festival Beach Party Ticket

Cultural Parade

Innovation and Creativity Exhibition

Africanus Soccer Showcase

Business Forum

ADO Festival RFID Wristband

Limited Edition edition ADO Festival T-Shirt

Tours ticket purchased separately

Tickets NON-Refundable



Featuring performances from Multiple Artists

3 days MUTE Concert

Pre – Festival Beach Party Ticket

Cultural Parade

Innovation and Creativity Exhibition

Miss Africa Pageant Scholarship (SEATS ONLY)

Africanus Soccer Showcase

Business Forum

ADO Festival RFID Wristband

Limited Edition edition ADO Festival T-Shirt

Tours Ticket Purchased Separately



3-day MUTE Concert

Banquet Dinner Ticket Included

Access to all VIP  Services

Pre – Festival Beach Party Ticket

Cultural Parade

Innovation and Creativity Exhibition

Miss Africa Pageant Scholarship (TABLE SERVICE)

Africanus Soccer Showcase

Business Forum

ADO Festival RFID Wristband

Limited Edition edition ADO Festival T-Shirt

Tours Purchased Separately

ADO Festival is going to change the way you think about Festivals.