Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week 2015-Gwine tru de Coast fa Keep de Culcha!

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Gullah/Geechee Nation

In celebration of the International Decade of People of African Descent, Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week 2015 will be celebrated throughout the South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida portions of the Gullah/Geechee Nation‘s coast July 25-August 2, 2015.  Queen Quet states, “We gwine tru de coast fa keep de culcha!”  The week will be a journey into the living traditions of native Gullah/Geechees as those that want to learn about this unique indigenous national linguistic and ethnic minority take Gullah/Geechee owned and operated tours to Gullah/Geechee businesses and historic sites .

De Gullah/Geechee Nation Map

Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy the events that are highlights of this nine days of activities which will honor the lives and legacies of the Emanuel 9.

The Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week launch will take place at historic Mosquito Beach in Charleston County, SC

Gullah:Geechee Famlee Day at Mosquito Beach

The celebration will continue with participants going to traditional Gullah/Geechee churches and praise houses…

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