Black History Celebration

Black History Celebration

Sat, February 25, 2017

10:30 am (event ends at 10:30 pm)

Haw River Ballroom

Saxapahaw, NC

Free - Suggested Donations go to Alamance NAACP & BlackSpace

Black History Celebration
Black History Celebration
Join us for an all day Celebration of Black History! Music, Food, Film, Dance Workshops, Drumming Circles, Community Discussions, Talent Show, Performances and a DANCE PARTY!

Events are FREE and open to the public. Suggested Donation is $5 to $10 dollars and all proceeds will go to Alamance NAACP and BlackSpace!

10:30 Soul Food Brunch & Music -The Eddy
1:00 Drum Circle Cindy Anna Jones - The River Amphitheater
1:30 Films All Afternoon - The River Amphitheater
1:30 Community Talk with NAACP, Director of Entrepreneurship
at Wake Tech & Community Leaders - Ballroom
3:00 African Dance Workshop - Ballroom
4:00 Soul Food School - The Eddy
4:30 Black History Celebration Talent Show - Ballroom
6:00 Evening Performance with the Saxapahaw Gospel Choir, Pierce Freelon and BLACKSPACE featuring beats, music, poetry and puppets - Ballroom
8:00 - 10:30 DJ Pro Dance Party - Ballroom

*Talent Show sign up is FIRST COME FIRST SERVE! Stop by Cup 22 at The Haw River Ballroom anytime to sign up - we have 20 slots available! Please keep in mind your performance should have a clear connection to Celebrating Black History!
Venue Information:
Haw River Ballroom
1711 Saxapahaw-Bethlehem Church Road
Saxapahaw, NC, 27340