Upcoming Event
Event Name: Voices & Votes Family Festival
Event Occurs: Once
Event Description: An event for the entire family, Voices and Votes: An Aiken County Celebration, kicks off with a mock voting rights march from the steps of the Aiken County Courthouse, site of women's suffrage speeches over 100 years ago, to the Newberry Street Festival Center. This event will offer crafts and fun activities for children, educational activities for the whole family, exhibits, live entertainment, and food concessions for purchase.

Part of the Voices and Votes: Democracy in America traveling exhibit of the Smithsonian Institution, on display at the Aiken County Historical Museum from July 23 through September 3, 2022.​ In anticipation of this honor, a Program Committee has worked with partners to assemble 15 different events from late February to early September, to be held free of charge in venues across the community. The exhibit and all programs offer wide-ranging reflections on the storied history of voting rights in America, many with a local focus.
Event Class: Festivals
Contact Person or Organization: Aiken County Historical Museum
Website Address: https://aikenvoicesandvotes.com/
Contact Phone: (803) 642-2015
Contact Email: museum@aikencountysc.gov
Start Date/Time: 6/25/2022 10:00 AM
End Date/Time: 6/25/2022 2:00 PM
Directions: Newberry Street Festival Center
100 Block, Newberry St SW
Aiken SC, 29801

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