3rd Annual Juneteenth Heritage Festival in Los Angeles/Leimert Park

Event Details

3rd Annual Juneteenth Heritage Festival in Los Angeles/Leimert Park

Time: June 16, 2012 at 10am to June 17, 2012 at 6pm
Location: Leimert Park, Vernon & Crenshaw
Street: 4301 Degnan Blvd.
City/Town: Los Angeles, 90008
Website or Map: http://www.blackartslosangele…
Phone: 323/291-2024
Event Type: community, festival
Organized By: Gail Jennings
Latest Activity: Jun 16, 2012

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Remember the fun we had last year?  Well it's time to do it again.  The Juneteenth Heritage Festival rolls into Leimert Park June 16 & 17, 10am to 6pm each day.  Our theme this year, "Faith, Family and the Future."

 Lots of fun for the whole family.  Admission is FREE - Come on out and Celebrate Freedom. 

We are pleased to announce that BALA will collaborate with Manchester Community Technologies (MCT), the Production House, and Arts & Culture Entertainment (ACE), to launch the Leimert Park Vision Network Wi-Fi System which will provide FREE internet access for businesses, residents and visitors to Leimert Park.

We'll play traditional games like bid whist, spades and bones.  Choose from a menu of the best healthy delicacies and BBQ.  Enjoy Line dancing, Square dancing, and a Cowboy of Color or two. Groove to live entertainment and kids; there’ll be fun for you.  “Lights! Camera! Action! with Linda Long” returns this year plus face painting, make-n-take,  rock wall climbing and more.

We're gonna reach way back and rock an old school Soul Train line to honor Don Cornelius and Whitney, then reach even further back to call our ancestors by name.  Shop for your June Brides, Grads and Dads.  Daily fashion shows with flair, Gospel music in the air, and Praise dancing everywhere.

The Minority Aids Project sponsors the Health Ark in the Park, while first class artists and award winning hand crafters will be showcasing their wares until dark. 

Space is limited, so go to www.blackartslosangeles.org  to apply to be a vendor.  Call 323/291-2024 for more information.   See you there!

 

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for 3rd Annual Juneteenth Heritage Festival in Los Angeles/Leimert Park to add comments!

Join Leimert Park Beat

Attending (8)

Might attend (1)

Leimert Park Beat is the news and social network for Leimert Park and the surrounding neighborhoods. Stay informed. Join now!

 

• Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

WHAT STORIES WOULD YOU SUGGEST? Let me know.

With your help, LeimertParkBeat.com raised money to hire reporters, graphic artists and community members to cover our area.
Read the stories - Urban Economy 411, Redevelopment Hell and One of these don't belong.

Latest Activity

DojO- posted a blog post

JEFF PARKER, VINNY GOLIA , ALEX CLINE · DwighTrible Presents "Progressive Trio" @ STAGE Fri., Apr. 27th 9PM ~

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery non-profit 501(c)(3) Incl. Master of Ceremony - Jeffrey Winston, Jazz philanthropic-herstorian or "The Biggest Voice in-the-World" Matt…See More
14 hours ago
DojO- updated an event
Thumbnail

The World Stage "Spring Jazz Concert Series +" DwighTrible Presents Apr./May '18 (update*) at The 'new' World STAGE "BEST South L.A. Jazz Club" - LAWeekly

April 13, 2018 at 9pm to June 3, 2018 at 12am
Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director - The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery non profit 501 (c)(3) …See More
14 hours ago
DojO- updated an event
Thumbnail

Amazing Grace: JAMES NEWTON @ 65 "yrs. young" at Schoenberg Hall #room 1100

April 22, 2018 from 6pm to 9pm
Award-winning composer/flutist/conductor James Newton, a Distinguished Professor of the …See More
Sunday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event l_adies l_ove l_aughter @ The 'new' World STAGE Sat., Apr. 21st, 2018 9PM
"Get Ready for Ladies Love Laughter Comedy Show hosted by Ramona Stephens featuring LA'S funniest female comedians Saturday April 21st 4321 Degnan Blvd The World Stage in Historic LeimertPark 9pm SHARP $ 10 admission Parking lot and enter at the…"
Sunday
DojO- updated an event
Thumbnail

l_adies l_ove l_aughter @ The 'new' World STAGE Sat., Apr. 21st, 2018 9PM at The World Stage - Art, Education and Performance Gallery non-profit 501(c)(3)

April 21, 2018 at 9pm to April 22, 2018 at 12am
Long-standing Leimert Park Village Event...Held every 3rd Saturday of each & every month...(Unless indicated otherwise) ¿Hear?. "Ladies Love Laughter"  Jazz Appreciation Month. "Come out,,, , check out,,, laugh out,, LOUD  The best time, only…See More
Sunday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post "Special To: The World Stage" PATRICE RUSHEN "Jazz Appreciation Month" DwighTrible Presents @ STAGE · Fri., Apr. 20th 9PM ~ [SOLD OUT]
""Hi Guys" - Daniell, BCE weekly video Host - "shared rite-off-the-top - Maestro Patrice Rushen w/ Primo Soloist Justo Almario @ STAGE 'Sold Out' rite-on-the-money, rave reviews" Thank U so verrry much..." - …"
Saturday
van Young posted an event

2018 Essay / Poetry Event at Congregational Church

April 20, 2018 at 12am to April 30, 2018 at 12pm
7th Sally Bell Mentor Group Essay / Poetry CompetitionCelebrating April as National Poetry MonthEmail :     sbmg@earthlink.netFor Rules and Entry FormCash Honorariums and Performance Grants ! ! !See More
Friday
SPMG Media posted a blog post

Man 2 Man Radio: How to survive the first 5 years of marriage

https://www.facebook.com/M2MTV/videos/1540589379387295/It is said the first year of marriage is the toughest time in a marriage. Although,…See More
Friday

© 2018   Created by enhager.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service