Morris Brown A.M.E Church

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Morris Brown A.M.E Church

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13 Morris Street
Charleston, SC 29401 United States

December 2019

Watch Night & Emancipation Proclamation Celebration

December 31, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
Morris Brown A.M.E Church, 13 Morris Street
Charleston, SC 29401 United States
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This New Year’s Eve, all are invited to join with the Gullah Geechee people at the historic Morris Brown A.M.E. church in downtown Charleston for a daytime Watch Night and Emancipation Proclamation celebration. It’s a tradition that is over 155 years old and also known as “Freedom’s Eve” because it serves to commemorates the date of January 1, 1863 when Gullah Geechee people in South Carolina and across the South began to emerge from bondage as a result of the…

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