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Robert Smalls Day

May 13

Learn more about Captain Robert Smalls
Or teach someone else!
Everyone deserves to hear this story!

Grill – or have Low Country Boil!
Low Country Boil comes from the area in S Carolina where Smalls lived. So making a Low Country Boil at Home, or, where possible, ordering one from a Black Owned Restaurant, Is a fun way to celebrate!

Supporting Black Owned Businesses is always a good way to celebrate a Holiday recognizing the stolen labor of Black People – and Robert Smalls was an Entrepreneur!


Captain Smalls Commandeered a Confederate Ship and Escaped With The help of his Family and FriendsSo spend the day with the people YOU depend on the most!


May 13