2017 Holiday Rock-a-Thon

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Presented by John G. Riley Center & Museum of African-American History and Culture at Capital City Amphitheater/Cascades Park, Tallahassee FL

Dec 02
2017 Holiday Rock-a-Thon

The Rock-a-Thon is the museum’s annual rocking chair marathon and membership drive that supports annual operations and upkeep to the Riley House as well as featuring performances from Tallahassee’s most notable arts and cultural organizations.

The 18th Annual Culture to Culture Rock-a-Thon will be held on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2nd, 2017 from 9:00 A.M. until 3:00 P.M. at Cascades Park. Proceeds from participating churches, civic, religious and social groups are used to support Riley Museum’s programmatic operations. Despite challenging economic times, the Riley Museum has continued serving the community by carrying out our mission to discover, archive and illuminate the blended interrelationship of various cultures through the

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Admission is free and open to the public

To participate in the Rock-a-Thon,  an initial donation of $100 guarantees a chair for your organization. Each organization is responsible for soliciting monetary pledges, museum memberships and individuals to represent their organization. At the end of the event, the top three (3) fundraising organizations will be recognized with a cash prize to support a charity of their choice. Names of the winning organizations will also be embossed on rocking chairs that are prominently displayed on the porch of the historic Riley Museum for an entire year!

Contact: 850-681-7881

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Capital City Amphitheater/Cascades Park

1001 South Gadsden Street, Tallahassee, FL 32301

Full map and directions


1) PARKING INFO http://www.capitalcityamphitheater.com/parking/ 2) SEATING INFO http://www.capitalcityamphitheater.com/seating/ 3) FREE TROLLEY INFO http://www.capitalcityamphitheater.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/detour-cascades-park-event-rhythm-route.pdf

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