9th Annual NC Juneteenth Celebration
Durham, North Carolina, USA
Great community, multi-ethnic event! The Festival kicks off with the official Opening Ceremony that includes songs, prayer, proclamations, pouring of the libation and presentations on the origin and significance of Juneteenth.
Entertainment throughout the day will feature local performers and national recording artists. Vendors sell an array of African and African-American clothing, art and artifacts, specialty items, crafts and delicious foods. The Childrens Village has games, face painting, crafts and other fun, educational activities and information. The Health Fair includes blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, and HIV screenings. Medical professionals from area health centers and hospitals are available for consultations.
Organizations will have booths to inform the men, women, youth, and families of services (mentoring, tutoring, mental health, substance abuse, job services, etc.) and activities (summer camp, day camp, after school, athletic teams etc.) available in Durham and surrounding areas. Experts in their respective fields provide information, activities, and demonstrations.
The 9th Annual NC Juneteenth Celebration will bring a multitude of organizations and citizens into the community in an effort to foster connections that will empower and uplift the community.
201 Corcoran Street - Durham, NC 27701Times
1:00 pm - 10:00 pmAdmission & Parking
FREE admission parking deck ($3 all day Websitehttp://www.spectacularmag.comInfophone