Virtual Ways to Celebrate Juneteenth

Junetheenth Resources! Share with everyone you know!

Juneteenth – a holiday celebrated on 19 June to commemorate the emancipation of enslaved people in the US. The holiday was first celebrated in Texas, where on that date in 1865, in the aftermath of the Civil War, slaves were declared free under the terms of the 1862 Emancipation Proclamation.


In this political climate today, Juneteenth IS NOT a day you want to overlook.


We are intentionally sharing this a week early so that you will have plenty of time to prepare.


If you’re interested in celebrating, don’t let social distancing stop you. Below, are many virtual events that you can explore.

Juneteenth Festival

Cincinatti Juneteenth Festival

Juneteenth 2020: Stay Black and Live is a virtual Juneteenth Festival

The Amistad Center for Arts & Culture

African American Museum of Iowa

Jim Austin Online Presents the Juneteenth Live Streaming Music Festival


Juneteenth is a day that should be celebrated by all, but it doesn’t mean it will be emotionally easy. For help managing your emotions,


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