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Georgia Juneteenth Week 2022 In Macon, GA
6/11 The Annual Pleasant Hill Neighborhood Reunion, 12-5 pm @ Mattie Hubbard Jones Playground 2nd Avenue and Pursley Street, Cookout, Entertainment, Historical Tributes, Information
6/11 Douglass Theatre Dancical Productions Event, Women Hold Up Half the Sky: A Tribute to the African American Woman, 7 pm with Special Tribute to The Seven Magnificent Sisters of Dance (Charity Evbuomwan – Giwayen Mata – Pilar Wilder Lowden & Hayiya Dance Theatre –Terra Gallermore Hightower & Kali Dance – Laneka Allen – Marquita Redd –Terrie Ajile Axam & Total Dance/Dancical Productions)
Admission $20 Advance, $25 at the Door. Purchase at the Douglass ticket office, 478-742-2000.
6/12-14 Macon Black History Van Tours, Departure from Terminal Station, Times TBA
6/16 Regional Leadership Summit: Health Lifestyle Practices, Public Safety & Environment, Economic Equity & Black Wealth Progress, Civic Issues Awareness, Educational Empowerment & Youth Engagement, Location/Times TBA
6/17 The Annual Real Talk Hip Hop Summit @ The Douglass Theatre
Begins at 10 am
6/18 Day One – The 30th Annual Juneteenth Freedom Festival @ Tattnall Park with Treasures of Kuumba Artists Exhibit, Culture-Food-Information Vendors, Historical Displays, Black Union Soldiers Living History Presentation, Magnificent Sisters of Dance Showcase: With Charity Evbuomwan – Giwayen Mata – Hayiya Dance Theatre – Kali Dance – Laneka Allen – Marquita Redd – Terrie Ajile Axam & Total Dance/Dancical Productions, The Middle GA Jazz & Blues Allstars with Divine Divas of Soul/Johnny Hollingshed/Baatin & Top Secret, Saturday Headliner features The Butcher Brown Band
6/19 The 30th Annual Juneteenth Freedom Festival Day Two –Percussion Master’s Workshop featuring Lil’ John Roberts and Mino Cinelu @ 12 Noon, 2-9:30 pm Historical Presentations, Exhibits, Interactive Park Activities, and Vendors, Father’s Day Salute by Mahogany Principle, Diverse Local performers including The Clutch Factory, Sunday Evening Headliner Lil John Roberts Fusion Ensemble featuring Mino Cinelu Saluting Music of Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis, Weather Report and More.
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