Kwanzaa is celebrated in the United States from Dec. 26 to Jan. 1.
The seven-day festival of Kwanzaa, which celebrates African-American heritage and culture, starts Dec. 26 and ends Tuesday, Jan. 1. Here are some facts about the week-long holiday. In metro Atlanta, you can observe Kwanzaa at the following events: Do you know of other Kwanzaa celebrations in Smyrna, Vinings and Cobb County? Please write them in the comments section below. This list was compiled with information from City News Service.