Juneteenth Celebration

Open Date:

Sat, Jun 10, 2017

Close Date:

Sun, Jun 11, 2017

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Since 2007. Annual event celebrating the date when the last slaves in America were freed in 1865. Juneteenth, or June 19, celebrates African-American freedom and emphasizes education and achievement. It is a day, a week, and in some areas, a month marked with celebrations, reflection, and rejoicing. It is a time for assessment, self-improvement, and for planning the future. In cities across the country, people of all races, nationalities, and religion are joining hands to acknowledge a period in our history that continues to influence our society today. Festivities include games, sporting events, music, foods and bbq, fashion show, art and history displays, talent show and more.


8th Street at L Street

Atchison, KS

Additional Features:
Designated Parking, Entertainment Children's, Entertainment Free, Food, Handicapped Access, Music
Ethnic Audience:
African American
Phone Number:
(913) 426-3136
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