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Maafa Commemoration

Maafa Commemoration - FREE

Congo Square /Armstrong Park, 701 N. Rampart St., New Orleans

Honor your ancestors from the Middle Passage.  Be part of a sacred ceremony in Congo Square; join the drum procession to the Tomb of the Unknown Slave, and visit three newly-installed historic slave markers.  The procession ends at the Mississippi River.  Please wear white and hydrate.  Umbrellas and hats help block the sun.  504-569-9070