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Hundreds of coastal Bend residents gathered by the bay on June 16th at TABPHE Corpus Christi for a crest concert event at the Cole Park Amphitheater.
Saturday’s event, hosted by the Texas Higher Education Black Staff Association, will feature on-site Covid-19 vaccination by medical professionals and live entertainment by local and local performers such as Claudia Melton, Flat Broke Acoustics and Reggie Jamtu. I did. And Keyun & The Zydeco.
Bigfoot BAR-BQ was in sight and distributed over 450 free bagged meals.
As the spectators danced and shook with the performers, local vendors and black-owned businesses hosted giveaways and sold their products.
The event, following President Joe Biden’s Thursday, signed a bill enacting Juneteenth as a federal holiday. Juneteenth commemorates the date in 1865 when Texas slaves were informed that they were free.
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