Maryland Emancipation Day Celebrations

Sunday, November 3, 2013 - Sunday, November 3, 2013
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost: Most events are FREE

Sponsored by: M-NCPPC Montgomery Parks

Maryland freed all those held in bondage within its boundaries on November 1, 1864 by a new state constitution. Please join us in celebration of Maryland Emancipation Day in our parks!

Hike the Underground Railroad, tour a slave cabin, visit an African American history museum, enjoy living history demonstrations and eat great food! Saturday and Sunday Parks events are FREE.

More information about all the Parks historic programs is available at www.HistoryInThePark

Location:
Montgomery Parks
3610 Brookeville Rd
Olney, MD 20832

Event Contact Info:
lisa.macleman@montgomeryparks.org
301-650-4373
www.montgomeryparks.org/PPSD/Cultural_Resources_Stewardship/crs_special_events/emancipation_day.shtm