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14 Wharfside StreetCharleston, SC 29401
Museum open 10am to 5pm (last entry 4:00 PM) Tuesday-Sunday. Closed Monday.
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14 Wharfside Street — Charleston, SC 29401
June 24 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
On Saturday, June 24, a Grand Opening Community Celebration will bring visitors and members of the community together for a live simulcast of the dedication ceremony that will take place at the museum. Presented by Boeing, the watch celebration at Marion Square will include live performances from the African American Songbook featuring a 12-piece band, local musicians and artists, and refreshments from Black-owned food trucks.
IAAM Grand Opening Community Celebration
What: Presented by Boeing, a community celebration for the museum’s dedication ceremony will include a live simulcast of the ceremony, in addition to live performances by local musicians and artists, food trucks, and activities led by Boeing South Carolina DreamLearners.
When: Saturday, June 24, at 10:00 a.m. EDT to 2:00 p.m. EDT
Where: Marion Square. 329 Meeting Street, Charleston, S.C., 29403
Performers: Bebe Winans, Candice Glover, Ranky Tanky, Patrice Covington, Jesse Nager, Patti Austin, Ensemble Choir, DJ Scrib, Amadou Kouyate, Marcus Amaker, plus more.
RSVP: The event is free and open to the public.