City of Port Wentworth Hosts Second Annual Black History Month Celebration

Staff Report From Georgia CEO

Wednesday, February 28th, 2024

The City of Port Wentworth hosted its second annual Black History Month celebration on Saturday, Feb. 17. The celebration, held at the Port Wentworth City Hall, featured entertainment, food trucks, children’s activities, educational opportunities, and more. 

Dr. Amir-Jamal Touré served as the event emcee. Musical entertainment was provided by Kevin Cook and Jacob Evans. Vendors included Atlantic Waste Services, EOM Operations, Interstate Health, It's a Jerk Shack, Kool Vibes Pizza and Wings, Lux By J'Denise, Mrs. B Mobile, Pickle Perfect, Suspenceful Flavors Catering, The Meat N Spot, The Promise Land Farm, This and That, Transformed Lives Counseling Services, Walking Tacos, Walts Russ and Grilling, Wentworth Park Apartments, and WFG Rincon Financial Center.

“We are grateful to be able to host events like this which help make our city a place to live, experience, and thrive,” said Port Wentworth Mayor Pro-Tem Thomas Barbee.

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