Hilton Head Island's Gullah Celebration

gullah-events HILTON HEAD ISLAND BACK IN THE DAY: THROUGH EYES OF GULLAH ELDERS

Hilton Head Island's Gullah Celebration

Event Details

Time:
Saturday, February 09, 2019
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Start Time: 07:00 PM
End Time: 08:30 PM
Venue:
Coligny Theater
1 North Forest Beach Dr.
Hilton Head Island 29928
Description:

Tickets available at Theater

A feature-length documentary featuring Gullah elders, the descendants of freedmen, based on the historic Hilton Head Island in South Carolina. They share their personal stories about their communities, farming, fishing, upbringing, church, education, Northern Migration, food ways, language and the development that came with the construction of the bridge in 1956 and how it greatly impacted their lives.