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Arise’s 6th Annual Juneteenth Celebration
June 29, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join Arise for Social Justice for the 6th Annual Springfield Juneenth Celebration!
Celebrate freedom! Juneteenth, also known as Juneteenth Independence Day or Freedom Day, is a holiday that commemorates the June 19, 1865 announcement of the abolition of slavery in Texas, and more generally the emancipation of African-American slaves throughout the Confederate South.
Free food, live music, DJ, basketball, games, face painting, kids activities, community open mic, and many community organizations to get involved in. A fun night for the whole family.