Master Storyteller, Lillian Grant-Baptiste will portray how storytelling, music, and folklore have been used as tools of resistance, reform and reconciliation throughout African American history.
Presented in part by Pittman Enterprises, Carver State Bank, International Paper Company and Georgia Power.
Featuring Nicole A. Elam, Esq., President and CEO of the National Bankers Association and Robert E. James, President and CEO, Carver State Bank, Savannah, GA. Presented by the National Bankers Association and Carver State Bank.
Featuring performances by various community dance troupes.
Annual Future of Jazz Concert Featuring local and regional young jazz vocalists and instrumentalists under the direction Teddy Adams.
A Virtual Experience at various African-American Historic Monuments to include the World War II & Vietnam Memorials in Savannah. Learn the origin and history of the monuments by local youth organizations.
Headline Concert featuring MK xyz with an opening performance by Tracy Nicolette.
“African Born in America” Virtual Art Exhibition and Artist Talk featuring Ricky Calloway.
Join us for a virtual low impact workout session with Leshé Shari. Register in advance for this webinar at https://bit.ly/SBHFworkout. After registration, you will receive a confirmation email with information about joining the webinar. Presented by St. Joseph’s/Candler Health Systems.
Gospel Explosion Concert featuring Byron Cage with opening performances by members of the Savannah State University’s Wesleyan Gospel Choir and Georgia Southern Armstrong Campus’ Anointed Voices Gospel Choir.
Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble Headliner Performance in celebration of the 2022 Savannah Black Heritage Festival.
Official Greetings for the 33rd Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival (2022) from Van R. Johnson, II, Mayor of Savannah.
Opening Libation Ceremony “Lest We Forget: A Call to Remembrance,” conducted by Master Storyteller Lillian Grant-Baptiste.
Official Greetings for the 33rd Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival (2022) from President Kimberly Ballard Washington of Savannah State University.