BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The African-American Festival comes back to M&T Bank Stadium.

It kicked off Saturday with performances by American Idol winner Fantasia Barrino and Patti LaBelle.

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The family friendly event features food, the arts and more than 150 booths and attractions.

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Hundreds of thousands are expected to attend.

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The event, sponsored by the mayor’s office, has been a Baltimore staple for 30 years.