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12th Annual Juneteenth NY Festival

Date Sat., June 19

Time: 9 a.m.––6 p.m.

Where: Herbert Von King Park, Brooklyn

Juneteenth NY is holding their 12th annual Juneteenth celebration for the New York City community to celebrate a colorful day of rich culture through music, dance, poetry, skits, history, merchants, and families. On June 18th and 19th, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST, events will be held both online and in person at Herbert Von King Park in Brooklyn. Events will be hosted both online and in person at Herbert Von King Park in Brooklyn on June 18th and 19th, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST. There will be several Black vendors to shop from, as well as live entertainment.

Brooklyn Resists

Date: Sat., June 19

Time: 3 p.m.

Where: Center for Brooklyn History, 128 Pierrepont Street

Beginning Juneteenth, 2021, Brooklyn Resists highlights the history of Black Brooklynites and how they have responded to systemic racial injustice by rising up against those systems, as well as how the current protest movement connects to previous generations of activists and leaders through exhibitions.

Coming Together: A Juneteenth Celebration

Date: Sat., June 19

Time: 12 p.m.

Where: Lincoln Center Plaza, Manhattan

A joyful celebration of Black culture via music, dance, and poetry, is presented by Concerts For Kids in honor of the Juneteenth freedom anniversary. “Coming Together” examines the value of family in all of its manifestations, as well as the role of connection in fostering resilience and transformation.

Juneteenth celebration at Carnegie Hall

Date: Sat., June 19

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Online on Carnegie Hall or Facebook

Juneteenth Celebration at Carnegie Hall will be available online on Carnegie’s website and Facebook. The event will feature music, dance, and art.

The Harlem Chambers Player

Date: Sat., June 19

Time: 2 p.m.

Where: Morning Park’s Pond, Morningside Ave. betw. 113th and 114th streets New York, NY 10025 Morningside Park’s Pond

Morningside Avenue between 113th and 114th Streets

This event will host performers and entertainers such as violin players Ashley Horne and Claire Chan alongside cello player Wayne Smith.

Harlem Business Alliance: Come Home to Harlem to participate in the Juneteenth Shop & Sip

Date: Sat., June 19

Time: 12 p.m.––8 p.m.

Where: 246 Malcolm X Blvd

SHOP & SIP HARLEM is the Harlem Business Alliance’s successful event series celebrating Harlem’s Black-owned businesses with a weekend filled with supporting restaurants and merchants around Harlem. Participation in the event and inclusion in Experience are included in the $175 table ticket.

Soul of Brooklyn Juneteenth gathering 2021

Date: Sat., June, 19

Time: 1 p.m.––5 p.m.

Where: Fort Greene Place at Lafayette Ave

To Honor Juneteenth Soul of Brooklyn will be hosting a celebration of diverse arts and culture of the African diaspora. The event will celebrate freedom, community and diversity in the arts and culture.

  1. Rebirthing the Roots of Entrepreneurial Excellence

Date: Friday, June 18, 9 a.mm––Sunday June 20, 9 p.m.

Where: Online at Juneteenth summit 2021 “Rebirthing the Roots of Entrepreneurial Excellence”

This event is a three-day online event that is looking to celebrate and help promote Black businesses. The event will provide education on entrepreneurship along with entertainment and empowerment.

Juneteenth Men’s health fair on the beach

Date: Sat. June 19

Time: 9 a.m.––1 p.m.

Where: Beach 14th & Seagirt Boulevard Far Rockaway, NY 11691

Senator Bernie Sanders will co-host a Men’s Health Fair with a number of other prominent people. For the men in our District, this beach celebration will be a day of self-care and mental health awareness. Several civic and healthcare organizations, as well as live music and a health screening van, will be on hand. Come in for a free hypertension and blood pressure screening.

Juneteenth March NYC

Date: Sat., June 19

Time: 12 p.m.––6 p.m.

Where: Highbridge Park W. 190th St. &, Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY

The NYFlyers will honor the holiday on Saturday, June 19, 2021, by participating in and supporting a solidarity march organized by the Keith Institute, which will take the shape of a 5k walk/run with NYC-based run crews and community groups.

Juneteenth Freedom Fest NYC: the INAUGURATION. A week-long Juneteenth

Date: Sun, June 13, 6 p.m. ––Sat, June 19

Time: 6 p.m.

Where: W. 129th St., New York, NY

Juneteenth Freedom Fest NYC is a block party that will take place between 7th and 8th Aves from 12 noon to 6 p.m. The event has worked with NYC’s community affairs unit, NYCHA, and Harlem Children’s Zone to offer a fun-filled day for everybody! Music, food, vendors, live performances, tournament-style activities, and quiz games will all be available, with SOUL Nation electronics providing prizes!

Juneteenth Festival & Pop up Shop

Date: Sat., June 19

Time: 2 p.m.––9 p.m.

Where: Brooklyn College

2900 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY

In honor of Juneteenth, we’re hosting a festival, pop-up store, and outdoor social gathering to promote Black economic development. Food, beverages, music, games, vendors, and good vibes are all part of this festival and pop-up store.

Black Entrepreneurs Juneteenth Pop-Up Social

Date: Sat., June 19

Time: 2 p.m.––7 p.m.

Where: Columbia Law School 435 W 116th St, New York, NY

In honor of Juneteenth, we’re hosting a festival, pop-up store, and outdoor social gathering to promote Black economic development. Food, beverages, music, games, vendors, and good vibes are all part of this festival and pop-up store.

  1. 2nd Annual Black Business Experience- Juneteenth Expo

Date: Sat., June 19

Time: 2 p.m.––7 p.m.

Where: Liberty Avenue Station, Brooklyn, NY

This event will honor Juneteenth by celebrating, engaging, and promoting Black-owned Businesses.

A Juneteenth Celebration with Joe’s Pub

Date: Sat, June 19 – Mon, June 21

Time: 5 p.m.–– 8:35 p.m.

Where: Sterling Strings 229 E. 8th St, Brooklyn, NY

Every year, Joe’s Pub offers A Juneteenth Event, a live, FREE musical celebration that takes place on the streets of New York City. Celisse, Ché Buford, and mal sounds will perform live, as well as the Juneteenth Legacy Project.

Juneteenth at the Staten Island Museum

Date: Sat., June 19

Time: 1 p.m.––4 p.m.

Where: Staten Island Museum 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY

Staten Island Museum is hosting a free event to honor Juneteenth with African music and dance. Discover how the Staten Island African American Heritage Tour can bring Staten Island’s Black History to your doorstep.

Black Creatives + Culture Market and Art Show: Juneteenth Edition

Date/Time: Sat., June 19, 11 a.m.––Sun., June 20, 8 p.m.

Where: 445 Albee Square W., Brooklyn

Black creative culture market and Art show: Juneteenth Edition will feature 40 local, Black-owned, and POC independent creative brands in fashion, beauty, wellness, food, and lifestyle goods.

Celebration of Juneteenth

Date: Fri. June 18

Time: 5 p.m. ––7 p.m.

Where: Sonny Carson Park, Corner of Linden Blvd. and Vermont St., Brooklyn

City Councilmember Inez Barron is hosting a Juneteenth event in partnership with Assemblyman Charles Barron and East New York Restoration, Inc. The program will feature speakers, music, cultural performances, and light snacks.