15th Annual Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing Celebration

June 10th 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

ALERT: This site is flooded and the event will happen June 10, 2017!

Don’t miss the 15th Annual Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing Celebration: Buffalo Soldiers & Bicycles!

All ages welcome to the banks of the mighty Mississippi to experience an exciting and important piece of St. Louis history!

Don’t miss this free event for the whole family, Local art, entertainment, historical dramatic performances, barn dance, games for children and education for all! Local art, food & drink available for purchase.¬† Click here for more information.


Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing Site

Take highway 70 to Grand Ave; East toward river; North on Hall to Prairie; Right on Prairie to site and parking.

28 E. Grand Avenue

Saint Louis, Missouri 63147

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Accessible via Mississippi Greenway: Biddle Street Riverfront to Old Chain of Rocks Bridge (Riverfront Trail)

Not accessible by MetroBus

Not accessible by MetroLink

Parking is available. Rangers and shuttles can direct you to the event from Prairie.