This is the official international festival of the Gullah/Geechee Nation. This celebration is presented by native Gullah/Geechees in different locations annually. We will be raising funds for the and the Gullah/Geechee Land & Legacy Fund. Admission will be by donation with advance pass.
Tours of Charleston, SC on your own
Saturday, August 1, 2020-Sotille Theater
Bring hunnuh drums and tambourines fa de drummin circle wha kickoff de day.
• Crakin We Teet: De Tru Language of de Gullah/Geechee featurin de Geechee Scholar Dr. Jessica Berry
Hunnuh gwine see de premiere of “Gullah/Geechee: Mind fa Freedum”
Hunnuh gwine dance at de tribute to legendary Motown Funk Brother James Jamerson featuring Anthony McKnight, Gwen Yvette, Beth Inabinett, and Archie Smith of De Gullah Cunneckshun
and hunnuh gwine meet Gullah/Geechee traditions keeper, Carolee Holmes Brown, painter Quadré Stuckey, sweetgrass artist, Anastatia Ketchens, Olubusola Abeena Moore of Naturally Geechee, Gullah/Geechee herbalist and healer, Khetnu Nefer and more Gullah/Geechee craft artists and authors een de Living Market Place.