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Karamu Statewide Black History Parade and Festival

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Date(s) - 02/03/2018
12:00 pm

Martin Luther King Park and Community Center


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WHAT:    Celebrate Black History Month at the 14th Annual Karamu Statewide Black History Parade and Festival. This year’s parade grand marshal is former state Rep. Bakari Sellers. The festival will include exhibitors, vendors and live entertainment. Musical acts include the 69 Boyz, Marcus Hawkins, Salil Myers, Tiffany J and Musical Solutions.

WHEN:    Saturday, February 3, 2018

WHERE:  The parade will kick off at 12 p.m. at the corner of Harden and Gervais streets and will travel south on Harden Street and end at Martin Luther King, Jr. Park located at 2300 Greene St. The Black History Festival will begin at 1:15 p.m. at the park.

The event is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 803-545-3100 or Ovetta Glover at 803-361-5470.