Schedule - (Under Construction)

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Saturday, February 22, 2014
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Event MC – Dewy Brooks



11:00 - 12:15 pm

City of Austin/Major Taylor Bike Ride with Mayor Pro-Temp Sheryl Cole

1:00 - 2:00pm

Festival Start Time


Reagan High School Drumline Kick-off!


Welcome – Pam Hart, Director, Women in Jazz


Music – Artist to be announced


Vendor Booths/Health Fair/Children's Food/ Bounce Houses/ Games and Activities

2:00 - 2:30pm

Festival Program


Presentation of the Colors by the Texas Buffalo Soldiers




Invocation – Pastor




Negro Nat’l Anthem -


Remarks from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas


Introduction of Representative Dukes


Introduction of Huston-Tillotson University President, Dr. Larry Earvin

  Scholarship Check Presentation

2:30 - 3:15pm

Music, Step, Poetry and Dance…and more!

3:20 - 3:40pm

Local Austin Talent

4:00 - 5:00pm

Featuring Grammy Award Winning Artist Howard Hewett!

5:00 pm Strike


Other Related Events

Huston-Tillotson University Day


Keep checking the website for updates.