Join us in Bastrop on the third Saturday to honor the emancipation of slaves in Texas. The celebration includes a blues festival featuring the band EVOLUTION & DJ The GQ EXPERIENCE a.k.a. Quione Cooke on Saturday, June 10, 7 Kerr Community Center; the annual banquet Friday, June 16, 6:30 pm at the Hampton Inn of Bastrop; and the parade Saturday, June 17 at 10 am, along Main Street in Bastrop. The Emancipation Proclamation Program to honor Ms. Sandra Reed and Grand Marshall Dock Jackson will be Saturday, June 17 at 11:30 am. The celebration ends with a street dance featuring the All You Need band on Saturday, June 17, at 7:30 pm in downtown Bastrop.
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Saturday, June 17, 2017