Juneteenth Festival of the Carolinas
Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
PLEASE FORWARD ALL INQUIRIES REGARDING TO: 704-376-6160!!! In 2014 we celebrate 17 Annual Juneteenth Festival of the Carolinas!
Juneteenth celebrates the universal idea of Freedom with 4 days of excitement and fun. Featuring an Education Village, Healthcare Village, Children’s Day Camp,2 Entertainment Stages, Drum Circle, Multi-cultural vendors that travel from all across the country and parts of Africa showcasing food, exquisite art, African art, music and culturally relevant specialty items. In 2008 there was a 4 year college scholarship fund in honor of Marilyn Griffith Turner. In 2007, Juneteenth received the Pride Cultural Arts and Education Non-Profit Award sponsored by Lowes Home Improvement & Goodys Headache Powder.
Join us for our 17th year celebration! COME ON OUT AND GET A RAFFEL TICKET TO WIN A ROUND TRIP TICKET TO SENEGAL WEST AFRICA!!!!!!!!
drummers, singers, artists, dancers, stiltwalkers, vendors, gospel explosion, fashion show, ectVenue
Independence Park Directions
7th & HawthorneTimes
Childrens Camp - Thursday (10:00 am – 5:00 pm)
Drum Circle -Friday (5:00 pm - until)
Festival - Sat & Sun (10:00 am – 10:00 pm)
Vendor set up Friday, June 13th, June 14th and June 15th at noon
Admission & Parking
Free to PublicWebsitehttp://www.juneteenthofthecarolinas.com/Infophone