Juneteenth celebrates the end of slavery in the United States, and African-American freedom and achievement. The Wake Forest Juneteenth celebration , presented by the Northeast Community Coalition and its partners, takes place Saturday, June 22nd, 2019, from 12:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., at Alston-Massenburg Center, 416 N. Taylor Street, Wake Forest.
This is a free event for the whole family.
The Freedom March will start and end at the Alston-Massenburg Center.
- 12:15 p.m.: Assemble for the March
- 12:30 p.m.: Freedom March begins
- 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.: Juneteenth celebration
Besides the Freedom March, there will be food, activities, and fun for the kids, including a water sprayer for children.
More Juneteenth events in the Triangle
Read about other Juneteenth events throughout the Triangle, or click on the links below.
Saturday, June 8, 2019
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Sunday, June 23, 2019
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