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Melvin Dean performing at The Weeping Time Festival
March 2 @ 12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
On March 2 and 3, 1859, the largest slave sale in recorded American history took place in West Savannah, GA. Families were torn apart and scattered throughout the south. African Americans call this traumatic event the Weeping Time because, they say, God must have been weeping.