Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™ 2016

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Get your tickets and special weekend discount packages here-> https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gullahgeechee-nation-international-music-movement-festival-2016-a-celebration-of-self-determination-tickets-24979182407

This will be the 11th annual official international celebration of the Gullah/Geechee Nation which will culminate

“Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week.”  

The celebration includes:

Friday-Charleston Tours

and

6 pm VIP Welcoming Reception Party with a Purpose

with Filmmaker Christopher Everett

at the showing of

“Wilmington on Fire”

at

Scott’s Grand in North Charleston, SC

***

Saturday-Noon to 7 pm Gullah/Geechee Reunion Day

at the Charleston Maritime Center

featuring Artist Amiri Ferris

Amiri Ferris

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com)

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation

Gullah/Geechee Storytelling

&

The Sounds of RBM

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Wona Womalan African Drummers and Dancers

Drumming and polyrhythms

featured Artist of the Year, GwenYvette with her brand new single

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De Living Marketplace with Gullah/Geechee traditional crafts and cuisine

Gullah/Geechee Living History Presentations and Re-enactments by Ernest Parks and

Bruce Ingram

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Vision Warrior, Motivational Speaker and Author, Sheronda Barksdale

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Dancing and family fun!

***

Sunday-Worship wid We at Emanuel AME in honor of the Emanuel Nine

Fa mo info, email GullGeeCo@aol.com or call (843) 838-1171.

Gwine ya fa tickets and special weekend discount packages-> https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gullahgeechee-nation-international-music-movement-festival-2016-a-celebration-of-self-determination-tickets-24979182407

Gullah/Geechee Ancestral at Edisto Island, SC

Cum fa stand wid de tru Gullah/Geechee and yeddi mo bout self-determination pun de islandts een de sea!

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Official flag of the Gullah/Geechee Nation

Official flag of the Gullah/Geechee Nation

7 Comments

  1. Hi my name is Isaiah .I would like to know what month and what day is the festival

  2. Pauletta McClenan

    I love it

  3. Faye Thomas-Terrell

    I am Faye Thomas-Terrelll, a Travel Special with Dreamcatchers Travel and Tours. I am interested in bringing a group to your 2017 Gullah/Geechee Festival. Do you have a date for 2017, if so please share that and any other information with me.

    Warmest Regards,

    Faye Thomas-Terrell

    • Peace Ms. Terrell!

      The festival is always the first weekend in August, but it is not in the same city. You need to email GullGeeCo@aol.com for the information for groups and info for next year. The site for next year will also be up by the end of August of this year.

      Tenki Tenki fa hunnuh support!

  4. Charles Payne

    can I get tickets there

    • Yes, you can. There were discounts with online purchases that are not available at the door or gate though.

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