African American Achievers festival show off their heritage


WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) —  Warren’s African American Achievers festival was in full swing again Saturday on Courthouse Square.

Now in its 30th year, the annual summer gathering celebrates African American culture and heritage with a weekend of food, rides, entertainment, and more.

Events included a health fair, three-on-three basketball tournament and talent show.

More basketball and gospel performance is scheduled for Sunday.

The festival wraps up at 10 p.m. Sunday.

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