Various music performances, fashion shows, vendors, kids’ activities, community empowerment-based activities and more will be available between eleven blocks on H Street NE between 4th Street, NE to 14th Street, NE. The festival will run from noon to 7 p.m. H Street is free and open to all-ages. For more information, visit H Street Festival.
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY & CULTURE | WASHINGTON, DC
The National Museum of African American History and Culture is the only national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, history, and culture. It was established by Act of Congress in 2003, following decades of efforts to promote and highlight the contributions of African Americans. To date, the Museum has collected more than 36,000 artifacts and nearly 100,000 individuals have become charter members. The Museum opened to the public on September 24, 2016, as the 19th and newest museum of the Smithsonian Institution. (Website).