June is National Caribbean American Heritage Month.

This June 2022 will mark the seventeenth year since the proclamation of National Caribbean-American Heritage Month (NCAHM), the nationwide commemoration of Caribbean American contributions to this great country. Since 2006, June has been designated as National Caribbean American Heritage Month by Presidential Proclamation. Caribbean American have contributed to the development of the United States in extraordinary ways. Millions of people in the United States are connected to our Caribbean Neighbors.

We invite you to join the celebration of “National Caribbean American Heritage Month - Massachusetts”. In partnership with the Institute of Caribbean Studies (Washington DC) we are pleased to showcase our music, food, culture, achievements, heritage as Caribbean American Diaspora Community in Massachusetts.

MASSACHUSETTS KICKS OFF CARIBBEAN AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH FESTIVITIES THROUGHOUT OUR COMMUNITIES:

 


• Flag Raising

Boston – June
Brockton – June
Cambridge - June
Randolph – June
Springfield - June
Worcester – June

• Massachusetts Festivals
Caribbean American Heritage Festival - June 4
Randolph Caribbean American Heritage Festival - June 18
Worcester Caribbean American Heritage Festival - June 19

• Rhode Island Caribbean American Heritage Festival - June 25
• Massachusetts State Virtual Launch – June 1
• One Love, One Caribbean – Georges Island Cruise – June 26
• Caribbean American Women Empowerment – June 12
• Caribbean Men Speak – June 29
• Caribbean American Heritage Month Park Day – June 5