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Jun152019

June 15, 2019, Saturday - 2018 Juneteenth Celebration

Time: 11am - 6pm

Location: Bethune Park1304 N 10th Avenue

2019 Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration of the ending of slavery. This community-led celebration features a parade, music and performances, historical re-enactments, great local food and more. It takes place at the site of the first Freedom Day celebration in Minneapolis led by Michael Chaney and Spike Moss.

The Juneteenth - Celebrating Freedom Day Legacy Committee, along with co-organizers Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board (MPRB), Phyllis Wheatley Community Center and People of Color Union Members (POCUM), are pleased to offer supporters opportunities for exposure and outreach at this annual, community-led celebration.