This is the official international festival of the Gullah/Geechee Nation. This celebration is presented by native Gullah/Geechees in different locations annually. Disya year we gwine ta Scott’s Grand een North Chucktown fa sho hunnuh how we culcha be gwine doung! We will be raising funds for the Destiny Community Café and the Gullah/Geechee Land & Legacy Fund. You can also bring Gullah/Geechee and Black history book donations for the “Queen Quet Gullah/Geechee Legacy Library” which is located at the café in Scott’s Grand.
Tours of Charleston, SC on your own
Saturday, August 1, 2020
Bring hunnuh drums and tambourines fa de drummin circle wha kickoff de day.
• Gullah/Geechee Herbalist and Healer Khetnu Nefer of A Soulful Touch Wellness
• Crakin We Teet: De Tru Language of de Gullah/Geechee
and gwine meet Gullah/Geechee traditions keeper, Carolee Holmes Brown, painter Quadré Stuckey, Olubusola Abeena Moore of Naturally Geechee and more Gullah/Geechee craft artists and authors een de Living Market Place.
7 pm to Midnight
De Juke Joint Jam Party with a Purpose (GROWN FOLKS ONLY 25+)
with a Tribute to legendary Motown Funk Brother, James Jamerson featuring Anthony McKnight, Gwen Yvette, Beth Inabinett, and Archie Smith of De Gullah Cunneckshun. Dress to impress and put on dancing shoes for the R & B mix by Kwame Sha of All Mobile Productions™ (AMP™).