Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival

Launched in Charleston, the Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival will return to the Holy City for this year's event. The national festival of the Gullah/Geechee Nation, the celebration has been expanding each year. This year, the journey will begin with the Charleston RiverDogs "Gullah/Geechee Nation Night at The Joe" on Friday and will continue from noon-7 p.m. Saturday at the Charleston Maritime Center with the Gullah/Geechee Reunion Day. The event will feature a number of Gullah/Geechee craft artisans, painter Saundra Renee Smith, the premiere of the documentary "Wilmington on Fire" and performances by a number of native Gullah/Geechee musical groups. The entire weekend of celebration will culminate with Gullah/Geechee Famlee Day in Georgetown and Myrtle Beach on Sunday.

When: Friday-Saturday

Where: Various locations

Price: $7-$10

For more info: www.gullahgeechee.info