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Event: United States Colored Troop Memorial Statue Unveiling

Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 10:00 AM to Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Location: Ivers Square

Cost: Free


Unveiling ceremony at 11:00 am. Followed by Turner Brigade Civil War re-enactors.  Dramatic portrayals of Cape Girardeau historical figures Harriet Ivers and Reverend Spotswood Rice. Music by Black Light Choral ensemble and strolling string band. You are invited to witness the installation of the world-class sculpture on the public square that has been at the heart of 213 years of Cape Girardeau’s civic history.

Bring a lawn chair, refreshments and plan to stay the day!