Festivals of black arts & ideas 2024 Schedule

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Juneteenth Commemoration Ceremony

Join us for the 159th Annual Juneteenth Independence Day Commemoration Ceremony!

Thursday, June 20, 2024

Oscar Micheaux Black Film Festival - Day 1

Celebrate Black voices and narratives through compelling films at the Oscar Micheaux Black Film Festival.

Friday, June 21, 2024

Oscar Micheaux Black Film Festival - Day 2

Celebrate Black voices and narratives through compelling films at the Oscar Micheaux Black Film Festival.

Saturday, June 22, 2024

Scratching Your Roots Black Genealogy Society Membership Drive in Miller Park

This Black genealogy workshop is designed to provide tools for those of African descent to discover where their ancestors were from.

Saturday, June 22, 2024

Legacy Music Festival & Family Games Day

Gather with your neighbors, friends, and family to experience soul-stirring music and a day of fun and games with the whole family.

Thursday, August 22, 2024

James Baldwin Festival of Words - Day 1

Explore the enduring impact of James Baldwin's literary legacy at the Festival of Words, featuring thought-provoking discussions and diverse voices.

Sunday, August 25, 2024

James Baldwin Festival of Words - Day 3

Explore the enduring impact of James Baldwin's literary legacy at the Festival of Words, featuring thought-provoking discussions and diverse voices.