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2021 Heritage Festival!

The City of Anniston’s Park and Recreation Department along with Alabama Power Company and the Heritage Festival Committee will hold its Annual Heritage Festival, on August 28, 2021, starting at 2:00 PM in Historic Zinn Park! This is a family oriented event designed to provide a safe and fun-filled day for citizens of all ages and cultures.  There will be entertainment, games for youth, food vendors, arts & crafts, and more!

 This year our featured artists will be Leela James, Evelyn “Champagne” King, Ronnie Bell, and Wendell B, as well as other local/regional artists! The event will also recognize several distinguished local figures, such as: Dr. David Satcher (Former Surgeon General); Dr. Barbara Boyd (State Representative), Freedom Riders Committee Member Mr. Charles Person, Freedom Rider Mr. Hank Thomas, Freedom Rider Mrs. Ruby Evans (Retired Educator and Organizer of the Juneteenth and Heritage Festival) Mrs. Georgia Calhoun (Retired Educator and Organizer of the Black History Festival and Freedom Riders Committee Member), and Mrs. Teresia Hall (Educator and Freedom Riders Committee Member).

FOR QUESTIONS CONTACT MICHELE BAKER OR FRAZIER BURROUGHS AT: (256) 236-8221 OR CHARLES “D J CHAZZ” BARCLAY AT: (256) 454-2724

This year’s Heritage Festival  is also hosting an on-going Essay & Art contest for High School & Middle School students! Winners may receive up to $500! You may view the Essay & Art contest details here: https://rb.gy/mtx8ee 

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Hourly Schedule

Music Line-Up

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
N 2 Christ
Music Artist
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Wendell B
Music Artist
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Evelyn "Champagne" King
Music Artist
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Ronnie Bell
Music Artist
9:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Leela James
Music Artist

Date

Aug 28 2021

Time

2:00 pm

Location

Zinn Park
101 W 14th St, Anniston, AL 36201
Category

2 Responses

  1. I have a 3’ Mobile Boutique I will like to be a vendor. I will need a space of 35’. What is the price please reply. If I can get an end spot and don’t have to remove my truck I’ll need about 50’.

    1. For vendor information for the heritage festival, please contact our PARD team at 256-241-7164

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