Savannah Black Heritage Festival | Focusing on the Future; Acknowledging Echoes from the Past
Feb 01, 2017 - Feb 26, 2017, Cultural
Each year the Savannah Black Heritage Festival celebrates the contributions and rich culture of African-Americans in the Lowcountry, and presents activities for every age and interest. Cultural education and exposure to the performing and visual arts, as well as ethnic cuisine, crafts, fun and family are emphasized throughout the celebration.
Great music of every genre, dance performances, national and regional recording artists, local youth talent showcases, historic tours, visual art exhibitions by internationally acclaimed and local artists and sculptors, the W.W. Law Lecture Series, spoken word and dramatic productions are all included on the schedule. In addition, educational opportunities are provided through a health and wellness fair, culinary arts activities and youth programs.
For information on the festival schedule, visit the festival's website at www.savannahblackheritagefestival.com.
The Savannah Black Heritage Festival is sponsored by Savannah State University (SSU) and the City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs.
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