Aisha Adams chat’s with Asheville’s own J Hackett about Grindfest 2023, a three-day carnival-themed event packed with excitement, education, and entertainment. The event will take place from May 26-28, 2023, in Asheville, NC, and is designed to promote and support Black-owned businesses, entrepreneurship, and economic empowerment.

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