SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Please note: All performances are FREE and OPEN to the public on the Umoja Stage;
however,
 the 25th Anniversary Concert at nTelos with national acts are not free.

FRIDAY, MAY 22

5:30 – 6:00 pm
Opening  Ceremony

6:15 – 7:15 pm
Black Velvet Band

7:30 – 8:45 pm
Strictly Bizzness

9:30 – 11:00 pm
Tribute to Motown (Gladys Knight & Stevie Wonder)

SATURDAY, MAY 23

Noon – 12:30 pm
Female Clarinetist Sharron

Noon – 1 pm
Portsmouth Community Colored Library Museum Tour

Noon – 5 pm
Children’s activities

12:30 – 1 pm
Flutist Jody Brown

1:30 – 3 pm
Against All Odds

3 – 4 pm
Portsmouth Community Colored Library Museum Tour

3:30 – 5 pm
Forte Jazz Band

5:30 – 7 pm
Tidewater Drive Band

7 pm
National Artists Peabo Bryson, Jazmine Sullivan and Portsmouth’s own CaReam at nTelos Pavilion

SUNDAY, MAY 24

2 – 3 pm
Phalisha Johnson

2 – 3 pm
Emanuel A.M.E. Church Underground Railroad Tour

2 – 5 pm
Children’s activities

3 – 4 pm
Earl Bynum and The Mount Unity Choir

4 – 5 pm
David Allen & Favah

4 – 5 pm
Emanuel A.M.E. Church Underground Railroad Tour

5 – 6 pm
Portsmouth’s own Peggy Britt & Company

6 – 7 pm
National Gospel Artist and Grammy Award Winner Vickie Winans

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