Emancipation March

Jun 19th

Emancipation March
  • 2013 Broadway Avenue J
    Galveston, Texas 77550
  • (409) 392-5887
  • Location: Parade Route
  • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Contact: Sharon Gillins

The Reedy Chapel A.M.E. Church's Emancipation March reenacts the first celebration of emancipation that took place in Galveston on January 1, 1866. A diverse group of over 800 men, women and children took part in the historic processional.