29th Annual Kuumba (3) Day Fest” Black 2 Action (Not in Vain”)
February 26th, 2021
Friday Night of Positive Images (Virtually)
6:30pm This year’s annual fest is a virtual celebration. Honoring special Royal Court Community Honorees: Dr. Wilma Wooten, Dr. Shirley Weber, Jacqueline Jackson, and Mrs. Ardell Matthews. The Ceremony: Vows to lead the struggle for self- determination. For those who believe we can still do something positive in this country. To honor the ancestors, and the footprints of dignity and example created with sacrifice and a frequency that would not be diminished.
Saturday Day of Positive Challenges (Virtually)
12:30pm Kuumba Kids African American Person Chant” Saturday School and the Community Black Book Resource Nook.
1pm Virtual Panel Discussion on Effective Black Media how will it aid in ushering Black Art into the future.
2pm Taste of Soul San Diego San Diego’s Ujamaa Discussion listings of top Black owned and operated restaurants and cooks.
3pm Dance Showcase & Obesity Prevention dance and Fitness Showcase performances coordinated by STAY Entertainment.
4pm Community Actors Theater Presentation Excerpts of Earl Hamilton Jr. Play “R New Home” life in the Zoo.
6pm Virtual Panel Discussion Preserving Black Art museums, archiving and preserve Black History Art and Culture.
7pm The Black Museum History comes to life through the “Parade of History” Great Kings & Queens presentations
February 28th, 2021
Sunday Day of Spiritual Celebration (Virtually)
2pm US Postal Service Kuumba Fest began in 2005 unveiling of the first Heritage Stamp Ella Fitzgerald this year is… to be unveiled.
2:30 “Preaching the Blues” foregrounds the importance of black feminist artist in lynching culture and interdisciplinary scholarship.
4pm Virtual Gospel Artist New Release Showcase presented by Mandate Records