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      East End/Valley Street Community Heritage Festival in Asheville


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      August 24, 2019

      Saturday  10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

      Downtown Asheville
      Asheville, North Carolina 28804

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      East End/Valley Street Community Heritage Festival

      Unity in Community! The 2019 East End/Valley Street Community Heritage Festival will take place in MLK Park in Asheville on Friday, August 23 from 6pm to 9pm, Saturday, August 24 from 10am to 9pm, and Sunday, August 25 from 10am to 6pm. There will be live music, vendors, food trucks, and a children’s area. The Community Heritage Festival Parade and Car Show on MLK Drive starts at 11am on Saturday from South Charlotte Street (Historic Valley Street) to MLK Park. Sunday is dedicated to a worship service with Brent LaPrince Edwards of St James AME Church followed by Gospel Music with local choirs and gospel artists. East End/Valley Street is Asheville's oldest African-American neighborhood. This is an alcohol free, family friendly festival! Come celebrate with us! Everyone is welcome!

      Saturday
      11am Parade & Car Show w/Carver High Band, The Asheville
      Majorette Dolls, Drummers, Dancers, and Stilt Walkers
      12:30pm Welcome
      1:00pm Carver High Band
      1:15pm TBA
      1:45pm Otesha Creative Arts Ensemble
      2:30pm Delta House Jazz Band
      3:00pm Free Flow Band
      4:15pm Stanley Baird Group
      5:30pm Zohar Isreal (Stilt Walker & Dancers)
      6:15pm Poetry
      6:30pm Community Gathering
      7:15pm Uptown Swagga Band

      Cost: Free -

      Categories: Festivals

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.