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Bicentennial Pilgrimage & Gala

September 15, 2017 to September 17, 2017 in Demopolis , AL

Friday 6-10pm; Saturday, 10am-4pm; 7pm-12pm; Sunday 2pm-5pm


Demopolis' Bicentennial Pilgrimage and Gala, sponsored by the Marengo County Historical Society, is a three-day event September 15-17, 2017. Friday night's evening tour will feature historical sites around Public Square and live music in the Square. Guests will then be treated on Saturday to a Pilgrimage of sites in Demopolis that showcase each decade of the 200 years since Demopolis was founded by French exiles in 1817. That night the Bicentennial Gala, a black-tie event, will include local food, live music, and fireworks! Wrap up the 3-day event on Sunday with a community service and another day of Pilgrimage.