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Plessy Day 2022
June 6 @ 6:00 pm - June 7 @ 8:00 pmFree
An evening of music, food, and celebration as we honor the work of our partners who helped to posthumously pardon Homer Plessy.
On June 7th help us honor the work of our partners who helped to posthumously pardon Homer Plessy. An evening of music, food and celebration!
This is our first in-person Plessy Day in 3 years! We can’t wait to see you all there!
Plessy Day is held by the Plessy & Ferguson Foundation which is committed to educating the public in the legacy of the 1892 Supreme Court Plessy v. Ferguson landmark decision and its impact on African American life; and by understanding the past we are better able to work together and create a more just and equitable future.
Our Honored Guests Include: Mary Howell, Civil Rights Attorney; Jason Williams, NO Dist. Attorney; Emily Maw, Director of the Civil Rights Division Chief; Senator Edwin R. Murray
The New Orleans Jazz Museum, New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park, and the National Park Service