Cultural Heritage

Juneteenth FTW -Celebration

A week-long of events commemorating Juneteenth. This is our 43rd festival , we look forward to you helping us make this a success. Each event has a date a time, please see which event is of interest and we will share more details.
Jun 08, 2019  6:00PM
4-7 Hours
3 Shifts Available
Volunteers Who Stepped Up
  • Misty Ferguson
  • Moulya  Krishnappa
  • Natasha  g
  • Ruby  Conde
  • Shirley Duff
  • Sneha  Sash
  • daniel schimmel
  • lois watson
  • taylor randle

More Details

 Parade - Unique morning parade that reflects the unity in our city
 Screening of Black-ish Episode “Juneteenth: The Musical” - Discussion on the holiday’s national importance
 Breakfast of Prayer & Ecumenical Service - Celebrating the Unity of the Spirit that Freedom Brings
 Youth Choir Explosion - Free arts workshop & concert to celebrate diversity through music
 “Empowering You” Event - Health, Job, Education, Financial Fairs with information made available
 5K Walk/Run - Early morning escape along the picturesque TCC Campus
 Student Art Exhibit - Submittals from all levels displayed throughout the event
 Community Art Competition - Visual, Written, and Performing art pieces judged & prizes awarded
 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament - Teams battle for bragging rights of “Best in Fort Worth”
 BBQ Cook Off - Sanctioned by Lone Star BBQ Society celebrating the best BBQ in Texas
 Juneteenth Scholarship Pageant - Showcasing the intelligence, beauty and talent of our young ladies
 Juneteenth Children's Revue - Presenting the talents of the future leaders of the city
 Erma Hadley Juneteenth Honors Banquet - Celebrating the accomplishments of the community
 Family Fun Festival & Entertainment Concerts - Midway, Food Vendors, Children’s Area, Local Performers

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