Jan 29th 2024

Honoring Black History Month in Kissimmee: Embracing Culture and Community

These diverse offerings and events showcase the richness of African American culture and the unity of the community in embracing and honoring its history. Whether through delicious soul food, vibrant entertainment, or community events, Kissimmee is taking strides to ensure this month is a time of reflection, celebration, and unity for all.

In the spirit of Black History Month, Experience Kissimmee is proud to support its partners and the community as they come together to celebrate and honor African American culture. Across the city, a diverse range of events and offerings are taking place, highlighting the richness of traditions and contributions made by the African American community. From supporting local businesses to enjoying entertainment and community celebrations, Experience Kissimmee encourages unity, reflection and celebration throughout this special month.


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Auntie Pricee Soul Food: A Taste of Tradition and Family
Auntie Pricee Soul Food stands out as a cozy and family-oriented restaurant that takes pride in its homemade recipes. Owned by a passionate woman entrepreneur, this establishment offers some of Florida's best comfort and soul food. From freshly prepared daily entrees to a warm and welcoming atmosphere, Auntie Pricee Soul Food invites everyone to savor the flavors of tradition and community.

DJ Groovin Nikki: Adding Rhythm to the Celebration
For those looking to infuse energy and vibrancy into their celebrations, DJ Groovin Nikki is the answer. With a dynamic personality and a versatile music collection spanning decades, DJ Groovin Nikki brings a unique presence to any event.

HeartFelt Entertainment, Inc.: Elevating Events with Excellence
HeartFelt Entertainment, Inc. is a multifaceted production company that offers award-winning entertainment, dance fitness, event services, and more. Their commitment to delivering "class act" musical entertainment and services with passion and integrity is evident in their diverse offerings. From live bands to tribute shows, HeartFelt Entertainment, Inc. promises to move the soul and create unforgettable experiences for all types of events.

RTW Photography: Capturing Moments in Central Florida
As one of the fastest-growing photography and videography companies in Central Florida, RTW Photography is dedicated to capturing the intimate and emotional moments of special occasions. Whether it is a wedding, commercial shoot, or a small event, their comprehensive services ensure that every moment is documented with precision and creativity.

The Luxury Pop Up Picnic Company: Crafting Extraordinary Moments
For those seeking a unique and luxurious celebration, The Luxury Pop Up Picnic Company offers custom-designed picnics that redefine elegance. From outdoor celebrations to holiday photos and corporate events, their attention to detail and commitment to sustainability create a magical atmosphere for any occasion.


Partners Celebrating through Promotions: Uniting the Community
Several partners are contributing to the celebration through promotions. Osceola Magic invites the community to a Black History Month Celebration Game. Plus Vacation Homes is offering a 15% discount on vacation homes with the code History15. Additionally, the City of Kissimmee will host the African American Read-In, a unique open-mic style event celebrating African American and Black authors/artists. Volunteers are welcome to contribute through various forms of expression, creating a vibrant and inclusive celebration.



About Experience Kissimmee: 
Experience Kissimmee is the official tourism authority for Osceola County, Florida. Located at the heart of Central Florida, Kissimmee is 25 minutes from Orlando International Airport (MCO), minutes from world-famous theme parks and attractions, and nestled in carefully preserved outdoor spaces so visitors can reconnect with nature. Also known as the Vacation Home Capital of the World®, Kissimmee has sprawling resorts with thousands of options ranging from two-bedroom condominiums to 15-bedroom mansions.