May 21 2016
6th Annual Emancipation and Abolitionist Ball

6th Annual Emancipation and Abolitionist Ball

Presented by John G. Riley Center & Museum of African-American History and Culture at Augustus B. Turnbull III Conference Center

The 2nd Infantry Regiment of the United States Colored Troops (USCT), in collaboration with the John G. Riley Center/Museum, will be hosting the 6th Annual Emancipation and Abolitionist Ball on Saturday, May 21 2016, from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.. This year, the ball will feature, as a showcase event, the presentation of the Althemese Barnes Historical Preservation Service Award.

 

Other highlights of this year’s Emancipation and Abolitionist Ball will include the Unit Quadrille, a dance from the Civil War era, and live music by the Leon Anderson Jazz and Blues Band with Avis Berry.

Admission Info

Tickets: $50.00 per person / $400.00 per table

Phone: 850-681-7881

Email: info@rileymuseum.org

Dates & Times

2016/05/21 - 2016/05/21

Location Info

Augustus B. Turnbull III Conference Center

555 West Pensacola Street, Tallahassee, FL 32306