Saturday, September 16, 2023


About Henry Street Heritage Festival

The Henry Street Heritage Festival presented by Truist, for a community event presenting an array of diverse regional and national live entertainment, educational forums, and exposure to African-American heritage as expressed through the performing arts, crafts, cuisines, customs, merchandise, and children’s activities.  Enjoy a fun filled day with the family starting at 1 pm at Elmwood Park!

FREE until 5pm! Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the entertainment on Franklin Rd. Gates open at 12:30 pm. 

Evening Concert with a national artist to be announced soon. Stay tuned… Gates open at 5pm at the Elmwood Park Amphitheater ( No lawn chairs, Stadium seats only)

Proceeds provide the primary resources to support the ongoing programs and operations of the Harrison Museum of African American Culture.




  • No refund or credit will be issued for reservations.
  • By attending or participating in the Henry Street Festival you are agreeing to release, and, hold harmless HMAAC from any and all claims involving the use of your picture or likeness. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. No refunds or exchanges.
  • All chairs including lawn chairs are NOT ALLOWED in Elmwood Park Amphitheater, stadium seats ARE allowed. NO Umbrellas, NO pets, NO Weapons of any kind