African-American Heritage Tour

2/4/2013, 5:18 p.m.

The Washington Informer's annual African-American Heritage Tour, which provides residents a first-time opportunity to visit places of interest in their hometown, takes place Saturday, Feb. 16 with an historic tour of townships in Prince George's County.

The schedule of events also includes the famed one-woman "Harriet Tubman" show at The ARC in Southeast D.C., lunch and networking.

Currently in its third year, the tour coincides with the traditional celebration of Black History Month. Sponsors include Pepco, Industrial Bank and the D.C. Lottery.

Tickets, which can be purchased at the Washington Informer, 3117 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE, are $10 for adults; $5 for children.

The tour will depart at 10 a.m. from THEARC, 1901 Mississippi Avenue, SE. Continental breakfast will be served starting at 8:30 a.m.

For more information, please call 202-561-4100.