BLACK HISTORY MONTH PARADE & CELEBRATION

Join us in Downtown Thomasville on February 8 to celebrate Black History Month. We’ll have a parade, entertainment, food, and other festivities. The parade begins at 10 am throughout Downtown Thomasville, and entertainment, food, and festivities will be at The Ritz Amphitheater beginning at 11 am. A tentative schedule is listed below:

Click here for a parade application.

Click here for a food vendor application.

For additional information, contact Madison Eaton at (229) 227-4136.

Tentative Schedule of Events

10:00 am: Parade – the parade route will be the same one Douglass High School and Magnolia High School used before high school integration. Map of parade route will be posted soon.

11:00 am: Celebration begins with a performance of “Lift Every Voice and Sing” by Khabriyah Cunningham

11:10 am: Performances by area high school bands

12:00 pm: Harriet Tubman Speech and Performance

12:30 pm: Performance by Scott Elementary School

1:30 pm: Performance by the G&S Experience Band