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Black History Month Festival

Black History Month Festival

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Event Information

  • Date & Time: Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Location: Springs Preserve
  • Admission: Non-members: $6. Individual and Family members: $5. Bronze, Silver State Pass, Gold and Platinum members receive free admission. Free for children age 2 and under. Military discount available online with discount code and on-site (ID required.)
  • RSVP: No reservations required. But we do recommend purchasing tickets in advance to avoid a sell-out risk.

Join us in celebrating the many inspiring accomplishments and contributions of African Americans to our community with music, food and dance at our 11th annual Black History Month Festival.

It's an event for the whole family that includes:

  • Live bands and dance performances featuring Kiara Brown, City of Refuge Choir, Brandon Summers, Molodi, The Lique, Cameron Calloway and many more
  • Vegas Golden Knights floor hockey clinic
  • Children's activities including face painting, carnival games, and arts & crafts
  • Cooking demos with Vegas Roots Community Garden
  • Soul food, cultural art and gift items for purchase
  • Historic Black Las Vegas photo exhibit and Civil Rights-era photography
  • "Obsidian & Neon: Celebrating Black Life and Identity in Las Vegas", a photo-narrative exhibition
  • "Black Art: Mission or Expression" speaker event moderated by Brent Holmes from Desert Companion starting at 2 p.m.
  • And much more!

Event ticket includes free entrance to the Springs Preserve's museums and galleries, including the Nevada State Museum.

This event is supported by the generous contributions of our sponsors:

Southwest Medical logo     AT&T logo     Vegas Golden Knights logo     The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas logo     Compassion & Choices logo     NV Energy logo     Health Plan of Nevada logo     Southwest Gas Foundation logo

Become a Sponsor

Corporate sponsorship opportunities are available for this event! To learn more about how your organization can support the Springs Preserve, please visit our Sponsorship Opportunities page, call 702-258-2429, or email us.

Vendor Interest

If you are interested in performing or selling items at one of the Springs Preserve's signature special events, please complete the special event participation form to be added to our database.

Signature Events

The Springs Preserve hosts several annual signature special events tied into holidays, seasons and cultural celebrations. These productions provide an opportunity for the community to come together and experience the Preserve through music, art, activities, tours and concessions.

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The Springs Preserve Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to supporting programs, projects and events at the Springs Preserve.