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2018 SCHEDULE

This schedule was updated   (July 14, 2018)

UAD- The Sensational-  UNIVERSAL AFRICAN DANCE & DRUM ENSEMBLE
UPK- World Champion- UPK PASHA GENERALS (Military Style Close Order Drill Team)
UPKK- The Renowned- UNIVERSAL PASHA KARATE - (Karate Demonstration Team)
UCC PRAISE DANCE MINISTRY, UCC MUSIC ENSEMBLE & UCC ROYAL BRASS BAND
THE DEANS
- One of the Best High School & College - Fraternity Style Step Teams Around

UCC = Unity Community Center                     UPK = Universal Pasha Karate

EVENT Highlighted in Yellow or etc. = PUBLIC is invited
Any EVENT Highlighted in Red
= Private or personal event- Please call
EVENT Highlighted in Green =
The promoter or presenter may have a charge or fee
(856) 365-4817 for tickets, invitation or further information
EVENT Highlighted in BLUE = Memorial Service

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Scheduled Performances, workshops,
seminars or special EVENTS
2018

DATE

SCHEDULED EVENTS

Please Check This Schedule Every Week for Up-Dates

 

 

January 13, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at P.S. DuPont Middle School,
701 West 34th Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19802
9:00am to 3:00pm  (12:30pm)  (Raising KINGS Weekend 2015)
Contact: Chandra Pitts-    www.iamthevillage.org
 
January 13, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Kingsessing Recreation Center,
4901 Kingsessing Ave Philadelphia, PA 19143
4:00 p.m. (Dr. Martin Luther King Celebration)
Contact: Tom (Bunny) Henry & Wesley Bey
January 13, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UPK PASHA GENERALS- at Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District,
400 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19105
(5pm to 9pm) /   (PRO. SAYFULLAH BANQUET in honor of Dr. Moses Powell)
Contact: Professor Sayfullah-
January 14, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at NEWARK MUSEUM, Newark, NJ
49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102
(3pm to 4pm)  /  (THE CULTURAL BODY CELEBRATION)
Contact: Peter "Souleo" Wright-
January 15, 2018
Monday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Girard College, 2101 South College Ave., Phila. Pa. 19121
(Annual Greater Phila. Dr. Martin Luther King Day of Service)
10:00 a.m. 
(ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AUDITORIUM)
Contact: Karen Asper Jordan- President Cecil B. Moore Philadelphia Freedom
Fighters

www.mlkdayofservice.org
 
January 15, 2018
Monday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at African American Museum
701 Arch St., Philadelphia, Pa. 19106
(Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Sharing the Heritage and Day of Service)
11am to 5pm   ( Performance Time 4pm)
 Contact: Ivan Henderson- 215-574-0380
January 18, 2018
Thursday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at NEWARK MUSEUM, Newark, NJ
49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102
(7pm to 8pm)  /  (THE BODY ECLECTIC CELEBRATION)
Contact: Peter "Souleo" Wright-
January 20, 2018
Saturday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Clifton Heights Fire Company Hall,
20 West Baltimore Pike, Clifton Heights, Pa.  19018
(4pm)    /    (Private Event - Shower)
Contact: Warkreh T-Toe-
January 20, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD & Universal Pasha Generals Drill Team- at H.B. WILSON FAMILY SCHOOL
2250 S. 8th Street, Camden, New Jersey 08104
(5pm to 9pm)  (OUR GIRLS ARE NOT FOR SALE)
Contact: Pastor Dr. Gwendolyn Ann Cook-
January 26, 2018
Friday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Loyola University of Maryland,
(Andrew White Student Center to McGuire Hall)
4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore MD 21210
(7:30pm)  /  (WAZOBIA EVENT)
Contact: Julie Rivera, MSW Assistant Director, ALANA Services-
January 26, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- One Drummer & Stiltwalker-  PA. Convention Center, Phila., Pa.
Broad Street entrance, Philadelphia, Pa.
(6:30pm)(CELEBRATION)
Contact: Warren Oree-  Life Line Music Coalition
February 2, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- Erial Elementary School,
20 Essex Avenue, Sicklerville, NJ 08081
(9am and 10am)  /   (Black History Month Program)
Contact: Takisha Jones- Asst. Principal-
February 2, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- SHOEMAKER MIDDLE- Mastery Schools,
5301 Media Street, Philadelphia, Pa 19131
(1:30pm)    /    (Black History Month Program)
Contact: Sharif El Mekki, Nahl and Jones-
February 3, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Willingboro Public Library (Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.)
220 Willingboro Parkway, Willingboro, NJ, 08046
130 North to Van Schiver, Make a right, another quick right onto Campbell
Street to Willingboro Town Center, Willingboro, NJ 08046
(2:45pm)  /  (Black History Month Program)
Contact: Janet Adams-
February 4, 2018
Sunday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- Small Troupe- at CHRIST THE KING EPISCOPAL CHURCH,
40 Charleston Avenue, Willingboro, NJ 08046
(9:45am)  /  (Black History Month Program)
Contact: Dee Spencer-
February 10, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Bridgeton Free Public Library,
150 E. Commerce Street, Bridgeton, NJ 08302
(2pm)  /   (Black History Month Program)
Contact: Linda S. McFadden-
February 11, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Faith Deliverance Worship
1304 Route 130 North, Burlington, NJ 08016
(4pm)   /   (Black History Month Program)
Contact: Diane Seay-
February 14, 2018
Wednesday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Simon Gratz High School, Master Charter
1798 W. Hunting Park Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19140
(12:15pm)  /   (BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAM)
Contact: Erica Hampton - (DEAN)-
February 15, 2018
Thursday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- KATZ DALSEY ACADEMY SCHOOL,
3098 Pleasant Street, Camden, NJ 08105
(10am)    /     (BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAM)
Contact: C. Smith-
February 15, 2018
Thursday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- CAMDEN PROMISE CHARTER SCHOOL,
879 Beideman Avenue, Camden, NJ 08105
(1:45pm)    /     (BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAM)
Contact: Dr. Conway & Ms. Arasim-
February 15, 2018
Thursday
PUBLIC EVENT
UAD- at Broad Street School, Bridgeton, NJ
251 W. Broad Street, Bridgeton, NJ 08302
(6pm)     /   (Black History Month Program)
Contact: Christal A. Griner-  cgriner@bridgeton.k12.nj.us
February 15, 2018
Thursday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- 3 drummers, 4 dancer & 1 stiltwalker- at the- STUDIO MOVIE GRILL
53 South 69th Street, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania
(7pm)     /     (BLACK PANTHER REVIEW)
Contact: Nia Moses- RADIO ONE-
February 17, 2018
Saturday

Public Event- FEE

UAD- Garden State Discovery,
2040 Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
(1pm & 2pm)    /     (Annual Children Series)
Contact: Lauren Mason- 856- 424-1233 ext. 312
Roree Iris-Williams- Executive Museum Director
Kelly Lyons- Museum Director
February 17, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT-Fee

Honoring Robert & Wanda Dickerson at the BLACK LOVE AKOMA DAY
Temptation Banquet Hall
218 W. Chelten Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19144
(8pm)   /  (BLACK LOVE AKOMA DAY)
Contact: Baba Oba-
February 18, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at First Refuge Baptist Church
1479 Kaighn Avenue, Camden, NJ 08103
(5pm)  /  (Black History Month Church Program)
Contact: Pastor Combs-
February 19, 2018
Monday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Lincoln Specialty Care Center, Vineland NJ
1640 South Lincoln avenue, Vineland, NJ 08361
(2pm)    /    (Black History Month Program)
Contact: Justin Iacona-
February 21, 2018
Wednesday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Passaic Gifted and Talented Academy
19 Henry Street, Passaic, NJ 07055
(1pm)  /  (Black History Month School Assembly)
Contact: Tiffany K. Allen- Asst. Principal-
February 22, 2018
Thursday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- CAMDEN PRIDE CHARTER SCHOOL,
897 North 31st Street, Camden, NJ 08105
(10am)    /     (BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAM)
Contact: Ms. Hahn & Ms. Pompei-
February 23, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- CAMDEN ACADEMY CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL,
879 Beideman Avenue, Camden, NJ 08105
(10am)    /     (BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAM)
Contact: Principal Marvin Jones-
February 23, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- GRICE MIDDLE SCHOOL,
901 Whitehorse-Hamilton Square Road, Hamilton, NJ 08610
(1:30pm)    /   (Black History Month Program)
Contact: Asst. Principal Rashaan Monroe-
February 23, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- with Hon. Mayor Ras Baraka & Hon. Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba
Robert Treat Hotel, 50 Park Place, Newark, NJ 07102
(6:30pm)  /   (UNITY EVENT- TEAM BARAKA)
Contact: MALKIA KING-
February 24, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- VoTech Auditorium next to Somerset County Library, Bridgewater, NJ
14 Vogt Drive, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
1pm to 4pm  /  (2pm)  /  (Black History Month Program)
Contact: Marcela Dunham- mdunham@sclibnj.org
February 24, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT-Fee

UAD & David Beasley's Ebonys- at CHURCH OF THE ADVOCATE,
1801 W. Diamond Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19121
(4:15pm TO 9:15pm)  /   (Celebration of 150th Birthday of W.E.B. Dubios)
Contact: Dr. Anthony Monterio-
February 25, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Samson Lodge #66
188 Irvine Turner Blvd., Newark, NJ 07108
(2:30pm)  /   (Black History Month Program)
Contact: Calvin Knight-
February 26, 2018
Monday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at James LILLEY Elementary,
1275 Williamstown Road, Erial, NJ 08081
(10am)  /  (Black History Month School Assembly)
Contact: Robert Holmes-
February 26, 2018
Monday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- Archway Upper School
185 Raymond Ave., Marlton,NJ 08053
 (1:00pm) (Black History Month School Assembly)
Contact: Kristine Henie, Rosemarie Cruz Pichini /Principal Mark Letivano /856-767-5757
February 26, 2018
Monday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Alvernia University,
400 Saint Bernardine Street, Reading, Pa. 19607
(7pm)   /   (Multicultural Engagement)   FRANCIS HALL THEATER
Contact: Wanda Copeland & Dayshaun Dennis-
February 27, 2018
Tuesday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Camden City Hall,
520 Market Street, Camden, NJ 08101
(10am)  /  (Honorable Mayor Frank Moran Black History PRESS Conference)
Contact: Dorri Brown- 
February 27, 2018
Tuesday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Ann Klein Forensic Center
1609 Stuyvesant Avenue, Trenton, NJ 08628
18 years + Only performers
(12:30pm)   /    (Black History Month Program)
Contact:  Raymond Scott-
February 28, 2018
Wednesday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- Winslow Township School No 6, New Jersey
617 Sickler Avenue, Sicklerville, NJ 08081
(12:30pm)   /    (Black History Month Program)
Contact: KELLIE SMITH-

February 28, 2018
Wednesday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- College of Saint Elizabeth (Saint Joseph Hall Gallery)
2 Convent Road, Morristown, NJ 07960
(6pm)  /  (MULTI-CULTURAL PRESENTATION)
Contact: Naima Ricks, M.Ed, -  

March 15, 2018
Thursday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at the Community College of Philadelphia,
1701 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
STUDENT LIFE  WINNET BUILDING in the Great Hall
(6pm)   /   (ASCAC NATIONAL CONVENTION CULTURAL NIGHT)
Contact: Ron McCoy-
March 17, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UCC members- at Aileen Williams's Sister JAWANA N. WILCOX Funeral,
1800 S. Broadway, Camden, NJ 08104
HOLY BETHEL PENTECOSTAL TEMPLE INC.
(10am)  /   (Home Going Services for JAWANA N. WILCOX)
Contact: Aileen Williams-
April 1, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Pennsylvania Convention Center,
1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, 19107
1:00pm MAIN STAGE Room 114   (BLACK HISTORY SHOWCASE)
Contact: Everett Staten CEO-
www.blackhistoryshowcase.org
Parking- Gateway Parking Garage 1540 Vine Street, Entrance on Spring Street and 16th Streets, Vehicle clearance 6'10" Self Park Open 24/7 Rates $7.00 ALL DAY- 215-246-0300
April 11, 2018
Wednesday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- RICHARD STOCKTON COLLEGE
(Campus Center, Events Room)
101 Vera King Farris Drive, Galloway, NJ 08205
(Unified Black Student Society)
(7:00pm) (African Student Organization)
Contact: Dianne Stalling-
April 14, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT- FEE

UCC members- at CANAAN BAPTIST CHURCH,
5430 Pulaski Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19144
(12 noon)(HONORING MAMA WANDA A DICKERSON) Mothers of the Music
Contact: Joe Harrison- 267-625-1598
April 14, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Christus Lutheran Church,
909 N. 26th Street, Camden, NJ 08105
(2:30pm)  /   (CHURCH EVENT)
Contact:  Pastor Jesse Brown & Sylvia Sunkett-
April 14, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at University at Albany, New York,
SUNY POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE ZEN BUILDING
257 Fuller Road, Albany, NY 12203
(8pm)   /   (AFRICAN NIGHT PROGRAM)
Contact: Asta Kaba- V.P. - African Student Association-
April 20, 2018
Friday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at The COLLEGE of NEW JERSEY - Brower Student Center
2000 Pennington Road, Ewing, NJ 08628
7pm  (7:30pm to 10:00pm)    (BANQUET CELEBRATION of AFRICAN CULTURE)
Contact: Tiffany Thimba-VP & Oreoluwa Nubi-President-
Association of Students for Africa Executive Board
April 22, 2018
Sunday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Queen Falaka and David Fattah Grandsons Memorial Service
1400 N. Frazier Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19131
(12 noon)  /  (House of UMOJA Earth Day Memorial Service and Interment Program/ Robin Davenport- Jusari Fattah & Walter Davenport- Nasser Fattah)
Contact: Queen Falaka Fattah and David-
April 22, 2018
Sunday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- small troupe- at Harbor Pines Golf Club,
500 St. Andrews Drive, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
(5pm)   /   (EVENT FUND RAISER)
Contact: Emi Asemota-
April 27, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at South River Primary School,
3 David Street, South River, NJ 08882
(12:30pm)  /  (Walk Across the Glove - Multicultural Event)
Contact: Latisha Marcdellus-
April 29, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at ST PAUL EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN,
5900 n. 5th Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
(3:30pm)  /  (CHURCH EVENT)
Contact: Minister Evan Jones-
April 30, 2018
Monday

PUBLIC EVENT

Jamal & Nasir Music at- DAVID B. WHARTON, SR HOME GOING SERVICES
Kaighn Avenue Baptist Church, 831 Kaighn Avenue, Camden, NJ 08103
(9am Viewing - 11am Home Going Services)
Contact: Carloyn Wharton-
May 1, 2018
Tuesday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at THE COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY, TRENTON NJ
200 Pennington road, Ewing, NJ 08628
(7pm)  (STUDENT GOVERNMENT & EPCOT EVENT)
Contact: Baldween Casseus-
May 4, 2018
Friday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Smaller Troupe-  at Bob Lott's niece DANA LOTT-PARKER
4836 N. Lawrence Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
(7pm)(Wahmeer Lott Parker and Lamira Jeffries Prom)
Contact: Dana Lott-Parker
May 5, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- 2 STILTWALKERS ONLY- at the EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
1708 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036
(9am) (The Annual Cultural Tourism Around World Embassy Tour Passport DC
Contact: Christiane Steward-
May 11, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- STILTWALKER ONLY- at SCHARLETTA MCNEIL EVENT-
(5pm)
(MARQUISE'S SENIOR PROM)
Contact: Scharletta McNeil-
May 12, 2018
Saturday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- WEDDING RECEPTION- Mr. and Mrs. Barnette
1601 State Road, Bensalem, Pa.
(12noon)  /   (Wedding Reception)
Contact: Denelle- Sister Point of Contact
May 18, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

Robert & Wanda Dickerson- at Bro. Ibo Almas Kwame Changa Ford (Elmer Ford) Private Viewing- Friends with Ibo since 1973
IMHOTEP CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL, 6201 N. 21st Street, Phila., Pa. 19150
(11am to 12pm)  (PRIVATE VIEWING FOR THE FAMILY)
Contact: Ifa wife-
May 19, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at KIPP LANNING SQUARE PRIMARY
525 Clinton Street, Camden, NJ
(9am)  /  (CELEBRATION DAY)
Contact: Stephanie Scott-
May 19, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Bro. Ibo Almas Kwame Changa Ford (Elmer Ford) Memorial Services
IMHOTEP CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL, 6201 N. 21st Street, Phila., Pa. 19150
(11am to 4pm)  (MEMORIAL SERVICES FOR FRIEND AND EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBER)       Friends with Ibo since 1973
Contact: Ifa wife-
May 20, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT-FEE

UAD STILTWALKER ONLY- at Bright Hope Baptist Church,
1601 N. 12th Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19122
(2pm to 4:30pm)  /   (Bright Hope Baptist Church Event)
Contact: Gary Taylor- Musical Director
May 20, 2018
Sunday


PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at CHURCH OF THE ADVOCATE, Philadelphia, Pa.
1801 W. Diamond Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19121
(3pm to 7pm)  /  (Honoring Father Paul Washington, Walter Edoms-Muralist & Father Isaac Miller)
Contact: Rev. Renee McKenzie-
May 22, 2018
Tuesday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at the MANN CENTER
5201 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19131
(9:30am & 11am)    /   (Connecting Arts @ The Center Workshops)
Contact: Rhoda Blount-
May 23, 2018
Wednesday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at the MANN CENTER
5201 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19131
(9:30am & 11am)    /   (Connecting Arts @ The Center Workshops)
Contact: Rhoda Blount-
May 25, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Celebrations Ballroom in Bensalem, Pa.
(3pm to 11pm)
(Alfred Watts, Jr. & Brianna Coleman WEDDING RECEPTION)
Contact:  ALFRED WATTS
May 26, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT-FEE

UAD & David Beasley's EBONYS- at the Philadelphia Clef Club
738 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19146
(8pm to 11pm)   /    (Terrell Guy Presents PHILLY Spotlight #27)
Terrell Guy-  phillyspotlight.com/concerts
May 28, 2018
Monday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD-  Weequahic Park, Elizabeth Ave & Meeker Ave, Newark NJ 07114
(2pm)   (Annual African American Heritage Festival)
GPS for entrance use-
109 Meeker Ave., Newark, NJ 07114
Contact: Hassan Sharif-
May 31, 2018
Thursday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at KHEPERA CHARTER SCHOOL BOARD MEETING
926 W. Sedgley Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19132
(7pm)  /   (KHEPERA BOARD MEETING)
Contact: Baba Issac-
June 1, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- CHILDRENS PROM of mother Shireetta Turna
8101 Pennhill Road, Elkins Park, Pa.
(5:30pm)   /  (CHILDRENS PROM)
Contact: Shireeta Turner-
June 1, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Jerome and Hope Onu Wedding Reception
229 North Lenola Road, Moorestown, NJ 08057
(9:00pm)   /   (Jerome and Hope Onu Wedding Reception)
Contact: Linda Ibeneche-
June 2, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- State Representative Joanna E. McClinton Community Day
McCreesh Playground, 6744 Regent Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19142
(11am to 3pm /  11am)  /  (Southwest Philadelphia Community Day)
Contact: Varlerie L. Smallwood- Legislative Assistant
June 2, 2018
Saturday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- MALAIKA ANYAN 40th Birthday Party
7612 Seminole Avenue, Melrose Park 19027
(5pm)   /   (Malaika Anyan 40th Birthday Party)
Contact: Jena Renee Rogers / Bumi-
June 5, 2018
Tuesday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD (3 drummers and a Stiltwalker)- at Philadelphia City Hall Courtyard
(BROAD STREET NORTH ENTRANCE)
231 City Hall, Philadelphia, Pa. 19107
(7pm to 10pm)  /  (Councilman Curtis Jone's 6th Annual City Hall Iftar Dinner)
Contact: Salima Suswell-
June 8, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at FOX 29-
330 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19106
CORNER of 4th & Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
(9:15am)   /  (Pre ODUNDE FESTIVAL TV PERFORMANCE)
Contact: Oshunbumi (Bumi) Fernendez- (215) 732-8510
June 9, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Chesilhurst Day Festival / Honorable Mayor Michael Blunt
LeAnna Harris Park, Center Avenue, Chesilhurst NJ 08089
(3:30pm)  /   (CHESILHURST DAY)
Contact: Council President Jamila Odom Garnett-
June 10, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD-ODUNDE, Legendary Mama LOIS FERNANDEZ
21s-23rd & South, & 23rd  Grays Ferry Ave., Phila., Pa.
(TBA) on the 23rd and Grays Ferry Stage &
One of the largest AFRICAN MARKET FESTIVAL IN AMERICA
Contact: Oshunbumi (Bumi) & Carolyn White
- (215) 732-8510
June 13, 2018
Wednesday

PRIVATE EVENT

UCC LITTLE JAZZ GIANTS- at the View
800 North board Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
(5:30pm)  /  (FATHER'S DAY RALLY COMMITTEE AWARD RECEPTION)
Contact: Bilal Qayyum-
June 14, 2018
Thursday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at FOX 29-
330 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19106
CORNER of 4th & Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
(9:15am)   /  (NIGERIAN CULTURE for Ms. Alex Holley (Co-Host) and with Mike Jerrick (Co-Host) TV  PERFORMANCE)
Contact: Belinda Garnett-
June 15, 2018
Friday
Public Event
UAD- at Philadelphia Masjid (Sister Clara Muhammad)
4700 Wyalusing Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19131
1:30pm to 8pm  (3:45pm)  (Eidul-Fitr Feast & Festivities)
Contact: Brother Faruq-
June 16, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD STILTWALKERS- at New Brunswick Parade
George Street & Remsen Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
(9am)  (New Brunswick Parade)
Contact: Timothy Thompson-
June 16, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at the Late FAMOUS ED BRADLEY of 60 Minutes MURAL DEDICATION
949 Belmont Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa.
(11am)  /  (ED BRADLEY MURAL DEDICATION)
Contact: Patricia Blanchet
June 16, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Mercer County Arts Festival,
1063 Hughes Drive, Hamilton, NJ 08690
(1pm to 3pm) / (Mercer County Arts Festival)
Contact: Ida Margicin / Director of the Arts Festival
June 16, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD & UPK PASHA GENERALS DRILL TEAM
PENNS LANDING,
Chestnut & Delaware Ave., Philadelphia, Pa
Penns Landing, Chestnut & Delaware Ave., Philadelphia, Pa.
Use GPS-
201 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, 19106 / GO to the first entrance which will be WALNUT ST. & Delaware Ave. and make a right for the Parking Lot or go to the MAIN entrance for Parking and that would be Delaware and PENNSLANDING make a right turn..
(5:30pm) UPK PASHA GENERALS DRILL TEAM
(6:30pm) UAD (ICPIC (ISLAMIC FESTIVAL)
Contact: Rasheed, Faruq and
Abdul Rahim Muhammad - (610) 352-0424
June 17, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at FARNHAM PARK, 1648 Baird Avenue, Camden, NJ 08103
City of Camden African American Commission
(3pm to 8pm)  /   (ANNUAL JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION)
Contact: R. Mangaliso Davis-  (856) 236-4489
June 20, 2018
Wednesday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Khepera Charter School,
926 W. Sedgley Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19132
(11:00am)   (Rites of Passage Ceremony)
Contact: Mama Dana King-
June 23, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD, UAD Stiltwalkers, UCC Royal Brass Band- at
Pennsylvania Juneteeth Initiative-
(9am to 8pm)   /   (PENNSYLVANIA JUNTEETH INITIATIVE)
201 S. Columbus Blvd., Philadelphia, Pa. 19106
Contact:  KOFI ASANTE-
June 24, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at 3rd & Berkley, Camden, NJ 08102 (Viewing Stage)
12 noon   (San Juan Bautista Parade) / STAGE
Parade Route: Begin-
Rafael Cordero Molina School, 7th & Elm Street to Review Stage- Riverside Drive / Wiggins Waterfront Park
Registration Tent – located at 4th & Elm Street, Camden, NJ
Contact: Juan J. Gonzalez, Esq- (856) 757-9600
June 25, 2018
Monday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- MONROE LIBRARY- Williamstown NJ
713 Marsha Avenue, Williamstown, NJ 08094
(7pm)    /   (SUMMER PROGRAM)
Contact: Nicole Veit- or Provisional Director Ms. Linda Comfort-
June 28, 2018
Thursday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at KROC CENTER CAMDEN
1865 Harrison Avenue, Camden, NJ 08105
(7pm)   (The Work Group - NJ Youth Corps GRADUATION CEREMONY)
Contact: Lori Godorov- Executive Director-
June 30, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD and Stiltwalker in parade ONLY- at Warwick Road and Charleston Road, Lawnside, NJ / Assemble at 9:00 am
(9:30am)     /      (Lawnside Heritage Day Parade / 4th of July Committee)
Contact: Darlene Still- dstill454@verizon.net
July 2, 2018
Monday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Active Day of Bridgeton
1137 Highway 77 Bridgeton, NJ 08302
(10:30am)   (Active Day for the Seniors Living Center)
Contact: Kiamarae Mathes-Johnson-
July 4, 2018
Wednesday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- small troupe with Stiltwalker-City of Plainfield, NJ PARADE
Johnston Avenue and Front Street, Plainfield, New Jersey
(9am - 10am PARADE KICK-OFF)(95th Annual Parade of Plainfield, NJ)
Contact: Laurel Edwards-Clark & Sharon Sperling Slater-
July 7, 2018
Saturday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Ritz Carlton Hotel,
10 Avenue of the Arts, Philadelphia, Pa.
(8pm)   /   (WEDDING RECEPTION for Christa Smith & Amir Jackson)
Contact: Cherrine Smith-
July 7, 2018
Saturday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Robert Treat Hotel for Humanity for African Foundation
50 Park Place, Newark, NJ 07102
(10:45pm)   (Humanity for African Foundation Fund-raiser)
Contact: Innocent Okemezie-
July 10, 2018
Tuesday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- Hatch (Camden High) for PCIP
1875 Park Blvd, Camden, NJ 08103
(10am)   (PCIP SUMMER PROGRAM WORKSHOP & PERFORMANCE)
Contact: Ronsha Dickerson
July 11, 2018
Wednesday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Kaighn Avenue Baptist Church,
831 Kaighn Ave., Camden, NJ 08103
(7pm)
    /  (SUMMER PROGRAM)
Contact: Carolyn Wharton (856) 365-4496 / Rev. Heard
July 13, 2018
Friday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at the MANN CENTER
5201 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19131
(9:30am & 11am)    /   (Connecting Arts @ The Center Workshops)
Contact: Rhoda Blount-
July 14, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Perkins Center in Collingswood
30 Irvin Ave, Collingswood, NJ 08108, USA
(11am)  /  (PERKINS CENTER HARVEST EVENT)
Contact: Queen Nur-
www.perkinsarts.org        
July 14, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Essex County NJ Ethnic Park- Newark, NJ
51 Park Place, Newark, NJ 07102
Between 93
Park Place, Rector Street and Broad Street
(4pm)  /   (AFRO BEAT FEST - Honorable Mayor Ras Baraka)
Contact: Shavonne, Nancy & Linda-
July 15, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT-FEE

UAD- at Mama Atiya Ola's LOVE FEST, One Art
1431 N. 52nd Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19131
(4pm)  /   (MAMA Atiya Ola's Spirit First Love Fest)
Contact: Mama Atiya Ola- Tickets call 215-939-3298
July 21, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Saunders Park,
3900 Powelton Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa 19104
11:15pm   /   (LANCASTER AVEUE JAZZ SERIES)
UAD sponsored by the MANN CENTER
Contact: Rhoda Blount & Leo Gadson-
July 26, 2018
Thursday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at Philadelphia Community College (Sandra Klein Cube, 2nd Floor)
1700 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19130
(1pm)   /   (UPWARD BOUND EVENT)
Contact: Aimie M. Contarino-
July 26, 2018
Thursday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- Riverwinds for Fatmata Kabia Son Graduation
1000 Riverwinds Drive, West Deptford, NJ 08086
(7pm)  /  (FATMATA KABIA SON GRADUATION)
Contact: Fatmata Kabia-
July 28, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UCC LITTLE JAZZ GIANTS- at MASJIDULLAH, Philadelphia, Pa. 19138
7401 Limekiln Pike, Philadelphia, Pa.
(7pm)   /   (MASJIDULLAH FUND-RAISER)
Contact: Hajj M. Khalil Ghani-
July 29, 2018
Sunday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- at MASJIDULLAH, Philadelphia, Pa. 19138
7401 Limekiln Pike, Philadelphia, Pa.
(3pm)   /   (African Genesis D Zert Club Africa - Motherland Bon Voyage)
Contact: Ali Salahuddin and Wife Sister Helen-
August 1, 2018
Wednesday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at the famous MANN of the Performing Arts
5201 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. 19131
(MANN )
(TBA) - Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble
Contact: Ms. Rhoda Blount-
August 2, 2018
Thursday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Infamous Unstoppables Annual Day Parade & Festival, Lancaster, PA
445 N. Reservoir, Lancaster, Pa. 17602-4212
(8:00pm)  /  (Infamous Unstoppables Annual Day Parade & Festival)
CRISPUS ATTUCKS COMMUNITY CENTER
Contact: V. Derek Smith-
August 4, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Downtown Oxford, Pa. for Connective Art & Music Festival
Downtown Oxford, Pa.
(10am)   /   (CONNECTIVE ART & MUSIC FESTIVAL)
Contact: Melissa Pacella-
August 4, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Universal African Festival in Asbury Park
SPRINGWOOD AVENUE PARK,
126 Atkins Avenue (off of Springwood Avenue), Asbury Park 07712
(2pm to 2:40pm)  /   (Universal African Festival in Asbury Park)
Contact: Bibi Bennett-
August 4, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Malcolm X Park,
5150 Pine Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19143
(5pm)    /    (AFRAKAN INDEPENDCE DAY)
(In Memory of Bro. Ahmed Akil Tahir / The Pearl of Africa)

Contact:  Obawajumi Owolafia Olayinka- (215) 748-5329

August  5, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD & other great African Performers
at Penns Landing, Chestnut & Delaware Ave., Philadelphia, Pa.
Use GPS-
201 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, 19106 / GO to the first entrance which will be WALNUT ST. & Delaware Ave. and make a right for the Parking Lot or go to the MAIN entrance for Parking and that would be Delaware and PENNSLANDING make a right turn.
(6:00pm)     (African Cultural Alliance of North America) / ACANA
(8th Annual CONCERT FESTIVAL) Great Plaza Penns Landing
Contact: Voffee Jabateh-
215-729-8225 ex. 101

August 11, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD & David Beasley's EBONYS-at POLARIS DEVELOPMENT,
Arctic to Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City, NJ 08401 / GPS use 1501 Atlantic Avenue, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
(with BLUE MAGIC & BossMan John Hall)
12pm to 8pm   (12:30pm to 2:00pm   /  (KENTUCKY AVE. FESTIVAL)
Contact: Steven L. Young- Polaris Development Group LLC-
August 12, 2018
Sunday

PRIVATE EVENT

UAD- Dancers and Drummers ONLY- Lucien's Manor
81 W. White Horse Pike, Berlin, NJ 08009
(7:30pm)  /   (DOMINIC BASSEY EVENT)
Contact: Dominic Bassey-
August 18, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at VERNON PARK, 5818 Germantown Ave., Phila. Pa., 19144
Park Auto Entrance on left of 5806 Greene Street, Phila. Pa. 19144
3:00pm   (Honoring)
Contact:  Supreme Dow- http://www.blackwritersmuseum.org/
August 18, 2018
Saturday

PRIVATE EVENT

UCC MEMBERS- at ANTIOCH BAPTIST CHURCH - Kia & Tareke Wedding
700 Ferry Avenue, Camden, NJ. 08104
(5pm)  WEDDING
(7PM) Cocktail and Reception at The Supper Club / Reflections
198 Fries Mill Road, Blackwood, NJ 08012
Contact: Wanda Dickerson-
August 25, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Hub City Sounds 2nd Annual Caribbean Festival,
BOYD PARK, Memorial Parkway
57 US Highway 1, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901
1pm to 4pm  (2:30pm)  /  (Hub City Sounds Annual Caribbean Festival)
Contact: Tracey O'Reggio Clark-
August 25, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Hub City Sounds 2nd Annual Caribbean Festival,
BOYD PARK, Memorial Parkway
57 US Highway 1, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901
1pm to 4pm  (2:30pm)  /  (Hub City Sounds Annual Caribbean Festival)
Contact: Tracey O'Reggio Clark-
August 31, 2018
Friday

PUBLIC EVENT-FEE

UCC LITTLE JAZZ GIANTS & MUHAMMAD VIOLINS- Robert Treat Hotel
50 Park Place, Newark, NJ 07102
(4:30pm)  /   (WDM MINISTRY THE MOSQUE CARES 29th Annual Convention)
Contact: Kamilah Furqaan-
September 15, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- 15th & South St., Philadelphia, Pa.
15th & South Streets, Philadelphia, Pa.
(TBA)- (WARREN OREE JAZZ EVENT)
Contact: Warren Oree-  Life Line Music Coalition
October 6, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at the KidsFest, Phoenixville, Pa
2nd avenue, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania 19460
(12:30pm)   /   (KIWANIS of PHOENIXVILLE KIDsFEST)
Contact: Victoria O'Neill- 
http://kidsfestphoenixville.blogspot.com/p/schedule.html?m=1

October 28 , 2018
Sunday

The Unity Community Center
Annual Children the Future / Awards Fundraising Banquet

WE MUST SAVE OUR CHILDREN NOW!
The Event for all Promoters, Event Planners, Culturally Conscious People, Family, Friends, Supporters, Religious, Community, Political Leaders, School Administrators, Teachers & those that want to see a better community

ANNUAL BANQUET CELEBRATING 34 YEARS OF NON-STOP COMMUNITY SERVICE

SIT BACK, RELAX, ENJOY &
CELEBRATE WITH US
with our most accomplishment entertainment groups in America

THE MOST ACCOMPLISHED (AWARD-WINNING)
PERFORMING ARTS ORGANIZATIONS IN AMERICA”

Support & Witness the manifestation of the solutions that scholars, leaders and political leaders talk and write about
concerning
youth at-risk!

WHERE:
(CLARION HOTEL / Philadelphia Airport)
76 Industrial Highway
Essington, Pennsylvania 19029

From NJ to PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT I-95 South to exit 9A (Essington). Take the ramp toward PA-291. Turn right onto Industrial Hwy/PA 291. Hotel is on left.

5:00pm to 9:00pm (DOORS OPEN AT 4:00pm)
DINNER SERVED at 4:30 p.m. Sharp
$65.00 for adults / DISCOUNT for Seniors and Children
Contact: Mr. & Mrs. Robert H. Dickerson
(856) 365-4817

November 10, 2018
Saturday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- Small Troupe--
Haven Penial United Methodist Church,
2301 W. Oxford Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19121
1:30 pm    (VETERANS DAY CELEBRATION)
Contact: Mary-Jean Edwards / Rev. Ms. Gertrude Duckette
December 16, 2018
Sunday

PUBLIC EVENT

UAD- at Grand Prospects Hall,
263 Prospect Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11215
(4pm)  /   (JESUS CHRIST BIRTHDAY PARTY INC. - Sanctifier Inc.)
Contact: Pastor Dr. Joy E. Azuaru-

December 29, 2018
Saturday (UJAMAA)

PUBLIC EVENT-Donation

UAD- Universal African Dance & Drum Ensemble &
UNIVERSAL KWANZAA ALLIANCE
Annual HISTORICAL EVENT  with KENNY GAMBLE
Kwanzaa a Celebration of Family, Community and Culture

at AUDENRIED HIGH SCHOOL,

32nd & Morris Street
GPS use /  3301 Tasker Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19145
Philadelphia, Pa. 19145

featuring the Legendary SONIA SANCHEZ at 2pm

Asante Sana Thank you- KENNY GAMBLE & SONIA SANCHEZ

12noon to 8:00pm MARKET PLACE, VENDORS

2pm to 7:00pm ENTERTAINMENT

Culturally Conscious please bring your family, and friends and let’s celebrate our heritage and roots

THIS WILL BE A TRUE CULTURAL FAMILY REUNION

Contact:Mshujaa Bro Robert Dickerson & Mpaiji Sis. Wanda Dickerson
Universal African Dance /(856) 365-4817,
UccUpk@aol.com
MOBILE- CALL or TEXT- 267-225-8216
VENDOR info- Queen Nina Bolden- (267) 978-1256 

 

 

DATE

SCHEDULED EVENTS

Please Check This Schedule Every Week for Up-Dates

UAD- The Sensational-  UNIVERSAL AFRICAN DANCE & DRUM ENSEMBLE
UPK- World Champion- UPK PASHA GENERALS (Military Style Close Order Drill Team)
UPKK- The Renowned- UNIVERSAL PASHA KARATE - (Karate Demonstration Team)
UCC PRAISE DANCE MINISTRY, UCC MUSIC ENSEMBLE & UCC ROYAL BRASS BAND
THE DEANS
- One of the Best High School & College - Fraternity Style Step Teams Around

UCC = Unity Community Center                     UPK = Universal Pasha Karate

EVENT Highlighted in Yellow or etc. = PUBLIC is invited
Any EVENT Highlighted in Red
= Private or personal event- Please call
EVENT Highlighted in Green =
The promoter or presenter may have a charge or fee
(856) 365-4817 for tickets, invitation or further information
EVENT Highlighted in BLUE = Memorial Service

Web-Site-  www.UnityCommunity.com   E-Mail-  UccUpk@aol.com

This schedule was updated   (July 14, 2018)
SCHEDULED  EVENTS

Scheduled Performances, workshops,
seminars or special EVENTS

2018