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15th Anniversary Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival

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Presented by Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival, Inc. at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, Tampa FL

Jan 15 - 25 2015
15th Anniversary Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival

The Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival (TBBHF), celebrating it’s 15th Anniversary, is a 10-day celebration of cultural events that feature national and local speakers, musicians, artists, poets and craftspeople and commemorates the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Festival’s Signature events include the world renowned 2-Day Music Fest in Downtown Tampa’s Curtis Hixon Park, Golf Classic, Heritage Gala, Leadership Luncheon, Youth Night, Gospel Night, and newly added Fashion Show. The Signature Heritage Events provide educational, cultural and fun activities inclusive of the entire community. This years featured artists and speakers includes Grammy nominated singer Ledisi, soul band Atlantic Starr, Emmy Award winner Soledad O’Brien, Hip Hop Educator Larry “Lak” Henderson, and many more.

For more information visit the all new and “Follow/Like” TBBHF on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. #tbbhf15


Prices for events vary. Music Fest tickets are FREE. Preferred Seating is Available.

Register for all events at


    Official Website


Additional time info:

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* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

600 North Ashley Drive, Tampa, FL 33602


Nearby at Poe Garage, on surrounding streets, and parking lots


    • Wheelchair Access

Accessible restrooms, ramps and paved walkways throughout park.

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