Urbana Ohio's very own Black Heritage Festival
Where we heal, celebrate and acknowledge our heritage as a community. Named one of Ohio's best festivals to attend! Read more for ways to support the festival and get your business involved.
A Look Back
The inaugural Urbana Black Heritage Festival launched in 2022 as a way of remembering important people and local events in the history of Urbana, Ohio. Our mission is to bring the community together to learn, share and celebrate our black families over generations.
Read our feature in Travel Mag's Top Festivals and Fairs in the State of Ohio!
What to Expect
Our festival will begin with live music and an opening ceremony to welcome festival guests to the event.
Shop, support and explore local small businesses from our community.
Heritage displays from local families will be available to explore. Learn about how we're all connected and hear legacy stories from family members.
Enjoy delicious bites from food truck owners local to our community and surrounding cities.
Head to the stage for live performances from local musical legends, spoken word artists, bands and many more entertainers.
Tim Howell Car Show
Enjoy the Tim Howell Car Show and check out luxury collectors' cars as we celebrate the Top 20 and Best of Show participants