Juneteenth in DC Festival 2019

ONE DC is excited to announce our Juneteenth in DC 2019 events celebrating Black liberation and justice! Juneteenth is an annual celebration to commemorate the emancipation of enslaved Black people in Texas on June 19, 1865. This is a time for us to reflect on our collective history of fighting for emancipation and equity, to celebrate and be joyful about our triumphs, and to recommit with passion and discipline to the current struggle for liberation.

Juneteenth Festival will feature live music, featured speakers, food vendors, community outreach boothes, and local artists, crafters, jewelery-makers, & clothiers!

  • Learn the history of Juneteenth & why we continue to celebrate today
  • Community performances by the ONE DC Black Workers Center Chorus. Additional performances to be announced
  • Commemorative Juneteenth t-shirts & posters for sale
  • Pop-up shop with local jewelery-makers, artists, clothing companies, crafters & more
  • Community partner tabling - find out how to get involved organizing for justice in DC
  • Food trucks & food vendors

We invite community partners, grassroots organizations, local businesses, artists & craftspeople, food vendors, and others to join us. Vendors will be able to table, do outreach to hundreds of local community members, and sell items.

To sign up to become a vendor or community partner, click here.


Can't make it?

Visit juneteenthdc.org for a full listing of all our Juneteenth events!

WHEN
June 15, 2019 at 1pm - 5pm
WHERE
Lot @ 2500 MLK Jr Ave SE
2500 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE
Washington, DC 20020
United States
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CONTACT
Juneteenth in DC 2019 · · 202-232-2915
353 RSVPS
Erikka Hamer Sydney Douglas Andrea Valderrama Gail Tolbertsmith Jawara McNeil Anisha Gupta Gregory Cooper Val Proctor Lazora Jordan Danelia Joefield Shannon Hughes Jason Grant Schyla Pondexter-Moore Awgichew Arega Samuel Epps Bria Wade Donna Tyce Marvin Jenkins Donna McKinney Raaq Souljah Michele Lee Hinton Collin Rees Samantha Master John El-Badr Rudy Love shameeka peak Kimberly Mitchell Ellerson Lee Spurlock Paris Inman Michael Leslie Pamela Rogers Lottie Hudson Shanelle Roberson Corwin Knight Tangelia (Tangie) Cavanaugh Kenny Gaddy Onita Jeter Thovonda Brown Eugene Yarbrough Chantae Wilkins-Forest Wesley Davis Stephanie Jackson Monica Okeh Mona A. Triplett Daima Lewis Emily Kamin Katie Loos Debra White

Will you come?