The 2019 Grand Marshals of the African American Heritage Parade, set for June 1, are William Scott and Betty Halloway. The parade kicks off at 10:30 a.m. at Glenfield Park at Maple and Bloomfield avenues and ends at Nishuane Park. The Montclair African American Heritage Foundation festival follows at 1 p.m.
This year’s ambassadors are James Harris, Marion and Oliver Lake and MHS class of 1969.
A Meet and Greet will be held the night before the parade and festival at George Innes Annex at Montclair High School from 8 to 11 p.m. on Friday, May 31.