The Savannah Black Heritage Festival kicks off its celebration on February 1 and will continue through February 23 with pre- and post-festival events.
The Grand Festival Day will be Saturday, February 9 at the Savannah Civic Center. This full day of activities (10 a.m. to 9 p.m.) is one of the highlights of the festival, and includes top entertainment, retail vending, ethnic cuisine, crafts workshops, and a health fair.
In addition to the variety of activities for youth and performances by nationally famous recording artists, food and retail vendors will also be on hand with a wide variety of food, goods and services. The entire festival is presented by the City of Savannah and Savannah State University, and all events and activities are free of admission and open to the public.