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
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