June German Ball Event
Locality: Martinsville City
Albert Harris Elementary School
710 Smith Street
Martinsville, VA 24112
Come celebrate with FAHI African American Museum and Culture Center the vibrant culture and heritage of the Fayette Street area in Uptown Martinsville with their June German Ball Event. June German Balls, which were popular within the African American community in the early part of the 20th century, were held yearly in the heat of June, and featured celebrated entertainers from the Jazz age like Jimmie Lunceford & His Dance Orchestra, who performed at the event in 1938. Come out to Albert Harris Elementary School June 22, 2019 and enjoy a day filled with festivities, music, dance and great food. Read more...
Saturday, June 22, 2019 (10:00 AM - 10:00 PM)