African American Heritage Parade & Festival

African American Heritage Parade & Festival

May 24, 2019 — May 27, 2019
Weequahic Park
Elizabeth & Meeker Ave., Newark, NJ 07112
Dates & Times
May 24: 6:00pmMay 25: 6:00pmMay 26: 6:00pmMay 27: 6:00pm
973-600-5021 Newark

Event Description

We are reaching out with our sincere desire to have you attend, partner, participate and support our 2019 Calendar of Events. We need your support in making sure that an important community event continues to exist. The African American Heritage Statewide Parade and Festival on Memorial Day Weekend 2019, and is fully inclusive of all of our people. Our Annual Parade & Festival in 2019 has the full support of Mayor Baraka and is now scheduled for the Memorial Day Weekend of 2019. We are pleased to announce that the City of Newark African Commission and the City of Newark Caribbean Commission are serving as Community Partners in this year’s Celebration. It is the goal of the organization to be committed to community service and cultural events throughout the year. This year’s theme for the Parade is “Passing The Torch: Teach, Encourage, Support!”