Hattiesburg to host Black History Parade and Festival

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - This is a news release from the Jackie Dole Community Center

The 16th Annual Black History Parade & Festival 2014 will be held on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. The Parade will begin on W. Front Street in front of Jackie Dole Community Center, marching through downtown Hattiesburg turning left on Mobile St. The parade will continue turning right at the intersection of E. 4th & Mobile, turning left onto Bouie, & then turning right onto E. 8th St concluding at Chain Park.

The Festival will be held at Chain Park. It kicks off at 12:00 Noon. The festival is FREE & Open to the public.

All parade registration can be done online via: http://www.savingourteens.org/paradeinfo.html. Any questions, email us via: blackhistory@savingourteens.org.

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