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FRIDAY - AUG. 16th


BFRC Heritage Breakfast
8am to 11am
Sponsored by Fifth Third Bank

Speaker: Byron Cage
National Gospel Recording Artist
Minister of the Gospel
Cage's Bio

Location: Community Action Agency - Jordan Crossing



Targeted Job Fair
11am to 3pm

Location: Sharonville Convention Center

More Info



BFRC Parade
10 am - 11:30 am
Sponsored by Fifth Third Bank

Starts at 10am at the Avondale Town Center
(3545 Reading Rd)
The Grand Marshall: Sean Rugless & Family

Additional information / Parade Route



BFRC at Riverfront Park
Saturday & Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

- Children's Pavilion
- Sponsored by Cinti Children's Hospital Medical Center & Sigma Omega Chap. AKA

- Young Adult Stage - Sponsored by Headnod
Young Adult Pavilion Program

- Arts Alive Stage - Sponsored by ArtsWave

- Spirituality Pavilion

- Seniors Pavilion - Sponsored by National Council of Negro Women

- Chess Tent - Sponsored by Cincinnati Chess Club
Chess Club Flyer

- Bid Whist Tent - Sponsored by Queen City Whist Association
Come play your favorite card game
Bid Whist, Spades etc.
Learn to play Bid Whist (Straight and Kitty)
Card Play Begins at 11am until 6pm
Contact: Marvey Lewis
(513) 569-9654


- Health Pavilion - Sponsored by University of Cincinnati Medical Center

Various Non-profit Organizations, Vendors, Exhibitors, and other businesses



R&B Concert
3 pm - 6 pm
Sponsored by CareSource

Featuring R&B Recording Artist:
View Bio

R&B Stage Line-Up

3:00pm - Host – Welcome
3:05pm -
Opening Prayer (Min. George Harris)
3:12pm -
Host –Introduction of WIZ DJ
3:25pm -
Intro and Ingrid Rachel Project
3:40pm -
3:47pm -
Intro and WIZ DJ
4:00pm -
Intro and Erica P
4:18pm -
Intro and Vince Stroud
4:28pm -
4:35pm -
Intro and Arin Ray
4:53pm -
Care Source
5:00pm -
Introduction and Lakeside
6:01pm -
Cassandra Robinson - Closing Remarks

SUNDAY - AUG. 18th


BFRC Sunday Morning

11 am

Pastor Carl McMullen
Zion Hill Community Church

(Located behind the Greater Cincinnati Credit Union Corner of Galbraith & Hamilton Avenue - Clover Street)

6834 Parrish Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45239



Gospel Concert
3 pm - 6pm
Sponsored by CareSource

Featuring Gospel Recording Artist:
Kurt Carr & The Kurt Carr Singers

Gospel Line-Up

3:00pm - Host - Introduction
3:04pm - Speak Life
3:15pm - TyShawn Colquitt
3:26pm - Shantel Hankerson
3:37pm - Toyota 5 mins
3:43pm - Fo Mo Brothers (TENT)
3:54pm - Heavenly Messengers of Cincinnati
4:05pm - Bishop Bobby Hilton and Word of Deliverance
4:16pm - McDonalds
4:22pm - New Harvest
4:33pm - Jonathan Dunn
4:44pm - Care Source
4:50pm - Family of The Year Presentation - PNC Bank
4:56pm - Host Return – Introduce Headliner
5:00pm - Kurt Carr (headliner)
6:01pm - Cassandra Robinson - Closing Remarks

MONDAY - AUG. 19th


BFRC at the Reds
7:10 pm
Cincinnati Reds vs.
Arizona Diamondbacks

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Special BFRC Tickets