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The Suffrage Coalition Sufferage Parade


Knoxville, TN 37902

Knoxville, TN 37902


  • Date(s): June 9, 2018 to June 9, 2018
  • Event Times: Starting: 04:00 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Downtown Knoxville

Join us for a historical re-enactment and a family friendly, nonpartisan event to celebrate the unveiling of the new Burn Memorial.

The parade route will be Main Street to Gay Street to Union Avenue and State on Market Square.

A public unveiling of Knoxville’s second woman suffrage monument is scheduled for Saturday afternoon, June 9, 2018 by the Suffrage Coalition. The new Burn Memorial will commemorate the historic vote of state legislator Harry Burn, and the important role of his mother, Febb, in winning the right to vote for American women.

The festivities will begin with an historic re-enactment suffrage parade up Gay Street at 4:00 p.m.  The parade will be followed with a short program on Market Square at 4:30. The unveiling at the corner of Clinch Avenue and Market Square is scheduled to begin at 5:15 p.m.

For more information on this and related suffrage events, please go to www.suffragecoalition.org


The Suffrage Coalition Sufferage Parade