Event Details

Dedication Ceremony

When:

October 12, 2019
10:00 AM

Location:


310 Chestnut Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
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Admission:

FREE!


Description:

The Dedication Ceremony in the Thalian Hall parking lot in downtown Wilmington features Maj. Gen. Joseph McNeil Commemorative Way, which designates 3rd Street  from Market Street to Davis Street, in honor of McNeil, a Wilmington native and civil rights pioneer. McNeil was one of four African American college students who, in 1960, protested at a segregated Woolworth’s lunch counter. A reception follows in the Thalian Hall lobby.

More Info:

Contact: Center Box Office
Phone: (910) 632-2285