- This event has passed.
Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park’s Freedom Day Celebration
February 3 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park celebrates National Freedom Day continues on Saturday, February 3rd, from 11am-1pm is being held in conjunction with the 28th Annual Gullah Celebration. Join Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park in celebrating the contributions of African Americans in the Arts. Freedom Day is a very special time of reflection for Mitchelville. It’s the day that commemorates the signing of the resolution that proposed the 13th Amendment. We are honoring that day with a special event on in conjunction with the 28th Annual Gullah Celebration. This event will give visitors an opportunity to learn more about the historic connections of Mitchelville and Ft. Howell and enjoy performances by Gullah Kinfolk and other special guests.
Attendees may choose to purchase tickets to a catered breakfast by Melly Mel’s preceding the official celebration at Mitchelville through our partners at NIBCAA & Gullah Celebration. For more information about this event via our website at exploremitchellville.org or call 843-255-7301.
About Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park:
Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park is a cherished cultural landmark dedicated to preserving and celebrating the history of Mitchelville, a significant community founded by formerly enslaved individuals in 1862. The park aims to promote human understanding and foster just communities through the exploration of arts, culture, and history. To learn more about the park’s initiatives and projects, visit exploremitchelville.org.
Saturday, February 3rd, 2024
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park
40 Harriet Tubman Way
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Parking at Cherry Hill School at the corner of Beach City and Dillon Roads.