Struttin’ with Some Barbecue, Free Jazz Concert and Barbecue 

July 3, 5P, at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Estate and Gardens, 2 Plunkett St, Lenox
presented by LEV,The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Estate and Gardens

Struttin’ with Some Barbecue is a community celebration of community and America being free in the gardens of The Mount, featuring the Wanda Houston Band.

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James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket, by filmmaker Karen Thorsen
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Project eLEVate Scholars and Mentors
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Ribbon Cutting at the Samuel Harrison House
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Struttin with some Barbecue
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Lift Ev’ry Voice 2015

This year the Lift Ev’ry Voice Festival celebrates 150 years of America truly being free. 150 years ago the 13th Amendment ended slavery in the United States. Please join the 2015 Lift Ev’ryVoice Festival in celebrating this milestone anniversary and African Americans in the Berkshires, their heritage and cultures. The Festival opens on Juneteenth, June 19th, the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States.