Oberlin Festival at Latta

Event posted Sep. 05, 2018 - 10:35 am
  • Oberlin Festival BBQ Plate
  • Oberlin Festival Bowling Pins
  • Oberlin Festival Wood Carving

Join the Historic Resources and Museum Program for Oberlin Festival at Latta from 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. on September 22nd! Hear speakers, connect with community organizations, listen to music, and enjoy delicious refreshments at the Latta House and University Site.

Join us for performances by the Wilson Temple UMC Choir, the Ringtones Barbershop Quartet, Longleaf School of the Arts, and the NC Association of Black Storytellers. The Oberlin cemetery will also be open for educational tours throughout the event. Hands-on activities such as historic games and crafts will bring history to life. BBQ plates provided by Centro and Bida Manda.

Representatives from The Historic Resources and Museum Program, Stagville State Historic Site, City of Raleigh Museum, Latta House Foundation, Friends of Oberlin Village, Raleigh Historic Development Commission, NC African American Heritage Commission, Afro- American Historical & Genealogical Society, Wilson Temple UMC and Interact will also have interactive displays and information on site.


  • Sep 22, 2018
  • Noon - 4:00 pm


  • Latta House and University Site
  • 1001 Parker Street
  • Raleigh, NC 27607

For more information, contact

  • Historic Resources and Museum Program, 919-996-6485
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