Rho Omega and Friends has been presenting the Let The Good Times Roll Festival every year for 34 year on Juneteenth weekend celebrating the culture, music, art, fashion, and unity of the African American community in our area. Bringing you a weekend full of Local, Regional, and National music artist entertaining more than 25,000 patrons every year. This weekend highlights the growth of the community and provides funding for the youth mentoring program Omega Lamplighters.
The phrase “black is beautiful” referred to a broad embrace of black culture and identity. It called for an appreciation of the black past as a worthy legacy, and it inspired cultural pride in contemporary black achievements.
Let The Good Times Roll Festival is an musical umbrella covering a diverse range of music and musical genres. Our music has a profound influence on the culture of the United States and has shaped American culture through time.
Louisiana food is often on the spicier side and known all around the world as “Cajun Cuisine”. There are influences from France, Spain, Africa, and India. However, there are parts of Louisiana that offer a more soul food-like experience.
In 1865, our ancestors in Galveston, Texas were informed of the abolishment of slavery two years after the Emancipation Proclamation, marking the ending of slavery for all of our people. Juneteenth, is the day that we celebrate this victory by acknowledging the long road and hardships we’ve faced since then. This Juneteenth t-shirts serve not only as the 2021 LTGTRF Official Tee but as notices to the world that we know where we come from and therefore, we know where we’re going. For a limited time only you can order yours today! Shop 2021 LTGTRF shirt now!
Black folks don’t have a lot of spaces where we can celebrate our culture and just enjoy being alive and among our people, but LTGTRF is one of those rare places. For three days, Black folks come together to dance, drink, and celebrate our magic. And in a country that has systematically tried to break our spirit, you can’t underestimate how valuable and necessary that experience is..
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