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Project 1619 11th Annual African Landing Day

August 24 - August 25

Schedule of Events

7:00 p.m. Friday August 24th

American Theatre (125 E Mellen Street)

Project 1619 African Diaspora Film Festival

Adults $10 Children Under 12 Free

 

11:30 a.m. Saturday, August 25 

Fort Monroe (Continental Park, 4 Fenwick Road)

Traditional African Naming Ceremony

 

12 Noon Saturday August 25

Fort Monroe (Continental Park, 4 Fenwick Road)

8th Annual Pilgrimage Prayer

 

12:30 p.m. Saturday August 25

Fort Monroe (Continental Park, 4 Fenwick Road)

Annual African Landing Day Ceremonies including African Dancers and Drummers; Ceremony to honor the arrival and legaxcy of the first enslaved African’s brought to English occupied North America

 

1:30 p.m. Saturday August 25

Fort Monroe (Continental Park, 4 Fenwick Road)

Musical Mosaic

 

3:00 p.m. Saturday August 25

Fort Monroe (Continental Park, 4 Fenwick Road)

Procession to water to throw flower petals to honor the ancestors and lives lost.

 

7:00 p.m. Saturday August 25

American Theatre (125 E Mellen Street)

Junteenth Jazz Concert

A tribute to Dr. Ronald Myers with legendary jazz artists Herman Burney and saxophonist Todd LEdbetter. Also featuring local sensational vocalist Karla Krump. $20.

Details

Start:
August 24
End:
August 25
Website:
www.Project1619.com