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Groovefest

  • Reeves Park 211 West Daws Street Norman, OK, 73069 United States (map)

Since 1986, Groovefest community of artists and activists unite around the fire of peaceful assembly to promote human rights awareness at Andrews Park every Fall. Speakers address meaningful stories and needed action locally and around the world between performers. Groovefest is a family friendly event in the park with Human Rights and social service organization tables, arts, vendors and food trucks.

Performers
12 Troy Alan and James Wyrick
1 Jared Derek
2 ONG
3 Kiersten White 
4 The Sweet Talkers
5 Susan Herndon and Bella Counsel
6 Original Flow
7 Terry "Buffalo" Ware, Greg Standridge, and Sunday Flyers

Speakers
12:45 David Slemmons, Poet, Activist, & Groovefest Board Member 
1:45 Sarah Warmker, Generation Citizen, Voter Registration
2:45 Stacey Wright, YES ALL DAUGHTERS, Lauren's Law
3:45 Reverend Jesse Jackson, Pastor of East Sxth Street Christian 
Church and member of the Executive Board of Black Lives 
Matter Oklahoma 
4:45 Ashley McCray, Oklahoma Corporation Commission Candidate 
5:45 Byron Jackson, Community Builder, Possibilities, Inc. 
6:45 Nyla Khan, Professor, Author, and 2016 Oklahoma Human Rights Award Recipient presented by the Oklahoma City chapter of the United Nations Association and the Oklahoma Universal Human Rights Alliance.

Earlier Event: October 6
Live Music - Johnny Black Band