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African American Heritage Festival underway in Warren

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WARREN, Ohio -

A ribbon cutting on Friday kicked off a weekend-long event in Warren celebrating African American achievements.

The 30th annual African American Heritage Festival features a talent show, basketball tournaments, rides, games and live music.

There will also be a parade on Saturday at noon.

SCHEDULE

JUNE 6, 7 and 8, Courthouse Square 11:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m.

FRIDAY JUNE 6TH

2:30 - 6:30 3 ON 3 Basketball Tournament, presented by Sherree Glover

4:30 - 6:00 R&B and poetry hosted by Eric and Tajunna Mills

7:00 - 8:30 Howard and The Point Five Band

9:00 - 10:30 Lakeside, featuring lead singer Mark Wood and Craig Robinson

SATURDAY JUNE 7TH

Noon -  Parade - Grand Marshall - Pastor Ronald P. Fowlis

12:00- 3:00 4th Annual Health Fair on the Square, Grace A.M.E. Church Nursing Guild

1:30 - 7:00 3 on 3 basketball tournament, Sponsored by 2nd Chance Exposure League

2:00 - 3:00 Zumba at the tent with Tamara Cooper

3:00 - 6:30 Talent Show with Maryjoe Moore, Oscar Chatman and Eric & Tajunna Miles

7:00 - 8:30 Total Package Band

9:00 -10:30 Baby Brother Band

SUNDAY JUNE 8TH

Gospel Sunday

2:00 - 6:00 Championship Basketball

3:00 - 7:00 La'Mon Howard and Company presents local and out-of state Choirs

Closing Remarks Mr. Bob Davis, TCAAAA President

Benediction Elder Franky Parker Eastside Church of Christ

8:00 - 10:00 Jazz Band and music provided by Sharp Entertainment

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