Date(s) - Sunday, June 7, 2015
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Shades of Praise will be performing at the 2015 Loving Festival. The New Orleans Loving Festival is a Multiracial Community Celebration and Film Festival that fights racism through outreach and education.
Loving Day honors the legacy of Richard & Mildred Loving, the interracial couple whose 1967 landmark civil rights lawsuit “Loving v. Virginia,” ended all race-based legal restrictions on marriage in the United States.
On June 12th, the anniversary of the Supreme Court ruling known as “Loving Day,” The Loving Festival will be screening the movie, The Loving Story by Nancy Biursky about Richard and Mildred Loving at 8:30 PM at the Antenna Gallery – 3718 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117