This event has been postponed to March 4 due to rain.
East County News Service
February 25, 2023 (Lemon Grove) -- Lemon Grove’s Black History Celebration 2023 will take place on March 4, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Treganza Heritage Park (3200 Main Street, Lemon Grove). The event has been rescheduled from Feb. 25 due to rain.
The celebration will include spoken word, drumming, African dancers, music artists, art, youth activities, steppers, soul food vendors, food trucks and special community recognition of local black businesses and organizations.
The annual event is hosted by Thrive Lemon Grove, a non-profit community organization dedicated to advancing public health and safety initiatives through collaborations to elevate the quality of life in Lemon Grove.
The people of Lemon Grove and its regional communities aim to experience a safe, uplifting and fun-filled day, with lots of entertainment for families and friends.
This event is a unity celebration, so everyone is welcome to join the fun at this day of celebrating culture and diversity.
Thrive Lemon Grove’s Black History Celebration event is sponsored by Sycuan Casino Resort, the National Black Contractors and Sam’s Club.
Saturday's Fido Fest in Santee is also rescheduled
"Due to inclement weather" Fido Fest 2023 (also planned for this day) is also postponed, until March 11