EEVS Neighborhood Association
2023 East End/Valley Street Community Heritage Festival!
Looking for a family-friendly event that celebrates the rich heritage of Asheville's oldest African-American neighborhood? Then you won't want to miss the 2023 East End/Valley Street Community Heritage Festival!
This exciting festival will take place on Saturday, August 26th, from 10am to 10pm at MLK Park, located at 50 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive. The festival promises to be an unforgettable experience, featuring live music, vendors, food trucks, and a children's area that will keep the young ones entertained all day long.
The East End/Valley Street Community Heritage Festival Parade will kick off the festivities at 10am on Saturday from the corner of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Alexander Drive, and end at MLK Park. This spectacular parade is a celebration of the community's rich history and culture, and sets the stage for a day filled with excitement and fun.
We invite everyone to join us in honoring the past, embracing the present, and looking forward to a bright and exciting future. This is an alcohol-free, family-friendly festival, so bring your loved ones and enjoy a day filled with laughter, learning, and fun. The children's area will be open from 10am to 7pm, so there will be plenty of activities to keep the little ones entertained. Please note that animals are not permitted at the festival.
So mark your calendars for August 26th and come celebrate with us at the 2023 East End/Valley Street Community Heritage Festival! Everyone is welcome to join in the festivities and experience the unique culture and history of this amazing community.