On February 23, 2019 , several local Caribbean community organizations unite in celebration of Black History. In this unprecedented event, Caribbean community organizations in Calgary explore the journey of their ancestors and rich history through art and culture. Black History month provides an opportunity for Caribbean organizations to showcase and celebrate their unique culture and history with the Calgary community-at-large.
This event features a brief presentation of Black History in the Caribbean followed by vibrant cultural performances. The host organizations, Antigua & Barbuda Canadian Association of Calgary, Barbados Canadian Association of Calgary, Grenada Canadian Association of Calgary, Haitian Association of Calgary, Jamaican Canadian Association Alberta, St. Lucia Canadian Association of Calgary and Trinidad & Tobago Canadian Association of Calgary, proudly present interactive booths and samples of their local island cuisine for all attendees. This free, family-friendly event, Caribbean Black History Celebration: Honouring the Journey of Our Ancestors, will be held at Evergreen Community Spaces from 5:00pm to 8:00pm.
Who is it for?
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time:February 23, 2019 | 5:00pm-8:00pm
Venue: Evergreen Community Spaces
1709 8th Ave NE
Public transport accessible