The Town of Wake Forest and the Northeast Community Coalition are presenting Juneteenth — Portraits of the Past on Saturday, June 18th, 2022, from 12 to 3:30 p.m. This is a free event that takes place at The Dubois Center, 518 N. Franklin St., Wake Forest, NC.
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Free and open to the public, this year’s Juneteenth Celebration will begin at 11:15 a.m. with a Freedom Walk that begins and ends at The Dubois Center, 518 N. Franklin St. Participants are encouraged to begin assembling for the march at 11 a.m.
The day’s activities will highlight the freeing of the slaves in Texas two years after the passing of the Emancipation Proclamation.
Immediately following the Freedom Walk there will be food, activities, music, and more.
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