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Brookgreen Gardens Gullah Geechee Program Series – Down by the Riverside and Other Spirituals

November 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Price Of Admission

Brookgreen Gardens invites guest to sing along with Ron Daise and learn Gullah songs that shaped the culture.  From sorrow songs to baptism, code message, children’s, work, and funeral songs, participants will gain an understanding and an appreciation for Gullah Geechee heritage.  Information from groundbreaking books about Gullah culture, Charles Joyner’s Down by the Riverside: A South Carolina Slave Community (1984), and Daise’s Reminiscences of Sea Island Heritage (1986), as well as personal insights will be featured.  Come ready to sing, clap, stomp, enjoy!

Daily General Admission Tickets
Children 3 and under  Free
Children 4-12  $10
Adults 13-64  $18
Seniors 65 & Over  $16

Details

Date:
November 13
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Price Of Admission
Website:
https://www.brookgreen.org/events/gullah-geechee-program-series-down-riverside-and-other-spirituals

Venue

Brookgreen Gardens
1931 Brookgreen Drive
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576 United States
Phone:
843-235-6000
Website:
www.brookgreen.org

Organizer

Brookgreen Gardens
Phone:
843-235-6000