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FreeFall Music & Art Festival: Black Business Expo with live music by Corey Harris

The Black Business Expo supports and celebrates local black-owned businesses.

The event is FREE and open to *everyone*. Come to connect with these business owners who are part of the bedrock of our local economy.

Stay for the music and celebration! Headliner artist Corey Harris mixes a wide variety of influences into his richly expressive music - from New Orleans to the Caribbean to Africa.

Family friendly event! Featuring a bounce house and kid snack food truck. Plus real food trucks on-site include Pearl Island Catering and 106 Street Food.

The Expo is part of the fifth annual FreeFall Music & Art Festival, a FREE outdoor series every Saturday through October 5.

The Black Business Expo also kicks off the First Annual Charlottesville Minority Business Week, Sept 14 - 20.

EVENT SCHEDULE:

1 - 9 p.m. - Exhibitors

2 - 5 p.m. - Business Workshops
-- 2 p.m. Client Service Excellence
-- 3 p.m. Strategic Marketing
-- 4 p.m. Fundamentals of Finance & Accounting

5 p.m. - 6 p.m. Business Pitch Competition

5:45 p.m. - Live Music opener

6:45 - 9 p.m. - Live music by COREY HARRIS (blues/reggae)

Earlier Event: September 13
Cville Rap Olympics
Later Event: September 14
80s vs 90s Hip Hop