The Tarrant County Harambee Festival exemplifies everything that makes this area legendary. Experience the best of African art, culture and community that Tarrant County has to offer.
Come and enjoy live performers, new artist showcases, and other festivities.
Kicks off at 9:00 a.m.

Hosted by:
World Renowned Poet
Michael Guinn
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  A production by Tarrant County Black Historical and Genealogical Society
* Live Entertainment * Parade * Poetry Slam * Anti-bullying Activities * Health Fair * Kidz Zone  * Art * Music * Food *
10:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m
Ella Mae Shamblee Library
1062 Evans Avenue, Fort Worth, Tx
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Anti-Bullying Rally
10:30 a.m.
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3:00 p.m. -- 5:00 p.m.
Ella Mae Shamblee Library
1062 Evans Avenue, Fort Worth, Tx
It is our goal to bring awareness
about healthy living and
improve the overall quality of
life for our citizens.  We have
gathered information and
statistics that may help our
community understand the
importance of health education
in regards to common diseases,
physical and emotional
violence, substance abuse, and
to improve access to primary
health care and behavioral
health supports.
Face-Painting, Obstacle Course,
Bounce House, Arts & Craft,
Police Command Station, Fire
Safety, Hula Hoop and Jump
Rope by UNTHSC and much
Starting at Hazel Harvey Peace

Wanna join the fun...
Click the links below!
In conjunction with
"Anti-Bullying Month", we
have partnered with the Fort
Worth ISD to present an
Anti-Bullying Rally.  This rally
is part of a national incentive
which teaches effective
solutions on how to respond to
all forms of bullying; as well as
educating kids and teens in
school and online, providing
help for kids at risk of suicide,
depression, and behavioral
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Friday, October 4, 2019
Seafood, Chicken and Blues Fest…..Evans Avenue 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
06:00        Block party with DJ K9 and Keesha Barnett
07:00        Sheran Keyton feat. Joe Rogers Trio & Jock Lewis
08:00        Tatum Jackson Band            
09:00        Andrew Jr Boy Jones feat. Kerrie Lepai

Saturday, October 5, 2019
Parade, Health & Wellness, Anti-Bullying Rally, Poetry Slam, Bands

VIP                                                        Bethlehem Center                    08:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Parade                                                   One mile radius                        09:00 a.m.

Opening Ceremony                               Evans Avenue Plaza               10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
       (See Schedule)

Health and Wellness Fair                      Shamblee Library                    10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
       (See Schedule)

Anti-Bullying/Anti-Violence Rally       Community Stage                    10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Local Professional Bands                      Main Stage                               12:00 – 7:00 p.m.
       (See Schedule)

Vendors                                                Evans Avenue Plaza                 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Kidz Zone                                            Evans Avenue Plaza               10:00 a.m.– 6:00 p.m.

Poetry Slam                                         Shamblee Library                      3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Opening Ceremony (Community Stage)

Prelude                                Men of Integrity Social Club
Color Guards                       Mt. Olive Baptist Church Boyscouts
National Anthem                  Shantha Gates
Lift Every Voice                   Jock Lewis
Convocation                        Pastor Julio Hobaish (The Potter’s House FW)
Welcome/Occasion                Jimmy Walker
(Tarrant County Black Historical & Genealogical Society)

Remarks (3 min)                District 8 Council Member Kelly Allen Gray
                                         Commissioner Roy Brooks
                                         State Representative Nicole Collier

Health & Wellness (Shamblee Library)

10:30 – 03:30        Health Fair

12:30 – 01:30        Former NBA Player Eric Strickland

01:45– 02:15          Dock Bookstore
                              Story Telling

02:15 – 03:15         Elisha “Hutch” Hutchinson
                              “Removing the Stigma of Mental Illness”