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February is Black History Month, and Delray Beach is planning an exciting slate of events to commemorate the contributions of African Americans within our city, across our nation, and throughout our history.

Events

Black History Fashion Show
Wed, 02/01/2023

A fashion show at THRōW SocialTM that will highlight The historical Roots Cultural Festival Parade is scheduled for Wednesday, February 1st. This will showcase African American style and culture.

Wednesday, Feb. 1
6-8 pm
THRōW Social™
29 SE 2nd Ave.
Admission $35
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Black History Parade
Sat, 02/04/2023
12:00pm

The Black History Parade begins at Pompey Park at 12pm, then moves south on NW 10th Ave to Atlantic Ave., then east to SW 5th Ave ending at "Libby" Wesley Plaza. The celebration at the plaza will feature live music by J-Sharp and Mad Dads Choir.

Black History Academic Brain Bowl
Sat, 02/11/2023
9:00am - 12:00pm

On Saturday, February 11, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon, the Black History Academic Brain Bowl will take plaat the Field House at Old School Square. Elementary, middle, and high school students from across Palm Beach County will compete for prizes in this Jeopardy- style competition.

Black Excellence Under the Stars
Sat, 02/11/2023
6:00pm - 9:00pm

A Charity Gala With An Evening of Black Excellence Under the Stars. Tables will be placed along the avenue and throughout the evening, the charity will showcase and celebrate the unique efforts and distinctive works of the recipients being recognized.

Black History Oratorical Contest
Sun, 02/19/2023
2:30pm - 4:30pm

The Black History Oratorical Contest will take place on Sunday, February 19 from 2:30-4:30 p.m. Area students in grades 3 to 12 will shine through public speaking while honoring black history.

Jam and Jazz
Sun, 02/26/2023
3:00pm - 6:00pm

Jam and Jazz will take place on Sunday, February 26, at Libby Wesley Park from 3 to 6 p.m.

Black History Youth Awareness Arts Fest
Sun, 02/27/2022 to Mon, 02/27/2023
4:00pm - 9:00pm

THE SPADY CULTURAL HERITAGE MUSEUM WILL PRESENT THE 2ND ANNUAL BLACK HISTORY YOUTH AWARENESS ART FESTIVAL. HOSTED OUTDOORS AT THE SPADY MUSEUM, THIS COMMUNITY PROJECT AIMS TO ENGAGE PALM BEACH COUNTY YOUTH AND COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS THROUGH ART, MUSIC AND BLACK HISTORY.

Saturday, February 4, 2023 to Monday, February 27, 2023
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