MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis and the Mid-South, prepare for a weekend of Black Pride when the 2017 Tri-State Black Pride events kick-off June 15-18.
All the events are free, starting with an opening reception at the National Civil Rights Museum with free food and cocktails. Festivities begin at 6 p.m.
Hosted by Wendi Thomas, the event includes a live band, a DJ, and guest speaker Dr. Marye Bernard, as well as special musical guest Carmen Hicks.
There will be free break-out sessions held throughout Memphis and the four day event, as well as a pool party, fashion show and mixer, plus lots of fun and excitement. For more details on the events or to volunteer, click here.