Black
Heritage
Festival

BHF

3.10.22

Senior Citizen Bingo

Thursday

3.11.22

Celebration (Gala)

Friday

3.12.22

Festival Parade

Saturday

3.13.22

Gospel Extravaganza

Sunday

BHF
Bingo

The Black Heritage Festival will host a Senior Citizen Super Bingo.

Totally FREE to seniors 50 and up. 10 games to include a blackout with AMAZING prizes!!! 

Lunch will also be provided. To sign-up/register call Ellaweena Woods

Contact: Ellaweena Woods
Phone: (337) 526-0465

Food. Music. Fun.

BHF
Gala

The Black Heritage Festival and Southern Touch Entertainment presents the MY BLACK IS BEAUTIFUL Celebration/Gala. 

Join us for a night of Live music, Live performances, Dinner, and Celebration.

Live performances and dinner from 8pm-10pm, and a Live DJ from 10pm – Midnight

Tickets are $50/person.

Private tables are $400/Table of 8. Tickets available below!

70+ Vendors

BHF
Festival & Parade

The 2022 Black Heritage Festival is officially underway.  

The festival takes place March 10 – 13, 2022. 

The main festival day is Saturday, March 12 and will enlist a parade, displaying the awesome heritage, business, and gifts that make up our beautiful culture, and those that support us, including the Black Men Wear Suits March hosted by the Lake Charles Chapter of Southern University Alumni Federation.  

Immediately following the parade, the day festival continues with our Kids Zone, giveaways, breakout sessions, and Live performances by LEON CHAVIS, AUDI-YO, NEBU, RUSS G, HAROLD GUILLORY, and more. 

Food and merchandise vendors will also be present.

Who We Are

BHF
Gospel

A Night To Celebrate:

The Black Heritage Festival hosts its Gospel Extravaganza to close out the festival weekend.
 
Join us for and evening of worship with area singers, choirs, dancers, and other ministries.
 

Lake Charles, LA

Experience Culture

Performing Arts

Dance, oratory, expressive arts, and theater.

Vendor Marketplace

Shop for art, books, jewelry, clothing, and much more.

Workshops

Health, wellness, and financial workshops.

lake charles black heritage festival logo

Kids Zone

Enjoy the baby expo, fashion shows, giveaways, and more.

Live Music

Performances including gospel, zydeco, blues, and more.

Seminars

Empowerment, educational, political, and business