Black History Events

(Photo Courtesy: Black History Month Parade)

The Black History Month Parade

It’s time to celebrate Black History! Join hundreds of Atlantans at the largest celebration of African-American History at the Black History Month Parade. The parade will be jam-packed with marching bands, entertainers, corporate & civic [...]

CW69–02/17/2014

(Photo By Underground Atlanta)

Underground Atlanta Celebrates Black History Month

What are you doing to celebrate Black History Month? Underground Atlanta is celebrating by bringing you its annual recognition of the roles of African Americans throughout U.S. history. They’ve got a variety of events and [...]

CW69–02/14/2013

(Photo by James Duckworth)

A Day in the Life of a Slave: Atlanta History Center

Offered every Friday in February at the Atlanta History Center, experience African American history through a special hand-on program.  Guests will be able to understand the life of an enslaved person through special experiences with [...]

CW69–01/28/2013

(Photo By: Wendell Scott)

Before the Memories Fade: Voices From the Civil Rights Movement

I had the pleasure of experiencing a homegrown documentary directed by D.C. Native, Keith Plummer last night. The documentary entitled Before the Memories Fade: Voices From the Civil Rights Movement, was probably one of the most enlightening [...]

CW69–01/17/2013