Down Home Family Reunion Saturday in Jackson Ward

Posted by Phil Riggan - email

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -  For nearly 20 years, Richmond has been celebrating African-American folklife in a fun, family atmostphere.

This weekend, the 19th Annual Down Home Family Reunion is set to liven-up the Abner Clay Park in historic Jackson Ward near Belvidere and West Leigh streets in Richmond. It's free and open to the public.

Janine Bell of the Elegba Folklore Society, joined us in studio to tell us more about the festival.

Down Home Family Reunion
A Family Festival, Open to the Public
Saturday, August 15
FREE, 4pm to 11pm
Abner Clay Park, Richmond

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