23rd Annual Henry Street Heritage Festival
Saturday September 15, 2012
Elmwood Park
11:30 am to 10 pm

Come and enjoy a celebration of African American heritage (traditions, food, merchandise, and entertainment), and reunite with family and friends as you explore the:

  • Merchant Village
  • Food Village
  • 411 – Community Information Village
  • Health Village
  • Children’s Village

This year’s festival continues two popular events: Roanoke’s Got Talent and the HSHF Sweet Potato Pie Bake-off. Think you know talent? Do you have discriminating taste buds? Both events will have audience participation in the Final Judging!

Check back for the featured artists for the Morning, Afternoon and VIBE Evening Concert performances.


The Henry Street Heritage Festival (HSHF) is the signature fundraising event for the Harrison Museum of African American Culture, Inc., a non-profit organization (501(c)3). Proceeds from the festival benefit the museum’s operating funds.