Celebrating Juneteenth In & Around Powderhorn
Juneteenth is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans. Check out events happening to celebrate Juneteenth in and around the neighborhood below.
Juneteenth: Celebration at Worldwide Outreach
June 18th from 11 AM to 3 PM at 38th & Chicago
Come out to enjoy beloved community!
Celebrate Juneteenth at Midtown Global Market
Saturday, June 18th from 12 - 3 PM at the Market
Midtown Global Market will host an entertaining and educational celebration of Juneteenth.
Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865.
Activities will include: Storytelling at noon with Auntie Beverly, Readings by author Crown Shepherd of her new book "Black Boy, Black Boy" and "Black Girl, Black Girl", Musician/Drummer Joshua Gillespie, Dancers Josh and Friends, FREE Kids craft, Food Specials
Learn more here.
BLACK is back on 38th Juneteenth 2022 Celebration!
June 19th from 10AM - 6PM at Sabathani Community Center - 310 East 38th Street
The First JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION at Sabathani!! Join us as we celebrate the African-American culture with over 50 vendors from food, clothing, art, and recourses. Come out and support local artists and group performances! Learn more here.
Juneteenth: Celebration of Freedom
June 19th from 12 - 5PM at 3715 Chicago Ave S
Future Fighters, CTUL’s all Black worker committee invites you to the 3rd annual Juneteenth Celebration of Freedom. Their theme this year is the youth of the movement. The youth are the key to moving forward and want to celebrate and acknowledge that this Juneteenth.
They will have free food, live music and DJ, political education, a community art space, kids play area, and much more!! Bring the family to celebrate this Juneteenth with Future Fighters and the community! Learn more here.
Look for more events on the Racial Equity & Community Health (R.E.A.C.H.) Calendar page here!