Celebrate Haitian Heritage Month Haitian Flag Raising Ceremony and Festival


The public is invited to join in celebrating Haitian Heritage Month (May 2013) and commemorating our Haitian community’s history, culture and its valuable contributions to the quality of life in Delray Beach and Palm Beach County. For the first time, a special Haitian Flag Raising Ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2013, at 10:00 am on the front lawn of City Hall, 100 NW 1st Avenue. The celebration will continue later that day with the Haitian Heritage Festival at the Delray Beach Tennis Center, 201 West Atlantic Avenue, from 12:00 pm (Noon) until 5:00 pm, and will feature fun, family activities including music, entertainment and food vendors. Admission to the festival is free and all are welcome to attend. To view all of the events that will be held during Haitian Heritage Month, click HERE. For more information, contact Major Joseph Bernadel with Toussaint L’Overture High School at (561) 654-1048 or E-mail jbernadeltlhs@aol.com.