City of Miami’s 125th Anniversary – District 5 Celebrations

Printed on July 27, 2021


As the City of Miami celebrates its 125th Anniversary, we acquire a moment to remember its origins and Miami’s Pioneer Black Community. You are cordially invited to be a part of Commissioner Jeffrey Watson in Historic Overtown to celebrate the soul, spirit, and gentle that assisted identified the Town of Miami.

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The Soul | Thursday, July 29, 2021

12-3 PM

“Honoring Miami’s Black Pioneering Community + What Miami Suggests to Me?” at the Overtown Performing Arts Heart

5-8 PM 

“One Way Ticket” Exhibit at the Ward Rooming Residence Offered by Hampton Art Lovers 

5-8 PM 

Opening Exhibit “In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience” at the D.A. Dorsey Residence Presented by the Black Archives Heritage and Analysis Foundation of South Florida, Inc.

6-9 PM

Music, Art & Culture Activation at the Lyric Theater Courtyard, Dwell Band, Cooks of the Caribbean, DJ and specific guest performances at the Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater @ 8 PM 

Central to our group has always been the art and culture that beats in the coronary heart of the town. Be a part of us for a evening of tunes, food, and art to rejoice the Town of Miami’s cultural heritage and 125th anniversary.


The Spirit | Saturday, July 31, 2021

8-10 AM

Prayer Breakfast *Invite Only*

In honoring our religion community that helped residents conquer outstanding adversity, and celebrating the spirit that binds the local community jointly, we hold a prayer breakfast for the group. In this second, we rejoice them on the 125th anniversary of the Metropolis of Miami.


The Mild | Saturday, July 31, 2021

5-9 PM

Neighborhood Loved ones Day Function at Gibson Park

Fireworks, food, and amusement for family members. 

For our small children, whose foreseeable future looks bright in our town, be a part of us as we host a group function as we keep on to assistance them bear in mind the origins of the Metropolis of Miami on its 125th anniversary.”