For the past 15 years, Sacramento Juneteenth, Inc. has produced the River City’s celebration of the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation, which declared all those enslaved were now freed. This year is a reflection of past celebrations and an opportunity to recognize and appreciate one of the most momentous events in American History.
Thursday, June 15
-2pm-6pm: Youth Safety and Opportunity Fest at Cesar Chavez Plaza
Hear spoken word competitions, watch live performances, and participate in youth activities.
Friday, June 16
-7pm-9pm: Gospel Under the Stars at William Land Park Amphitheater
Hear gospel performances and watch a fashion show.
Saturday, June 17
-11am-6pm: Festival in the Park William Land Park
Experience a health and wellness festival, peruse vendors, and watch Juneteenth arts and educational theater.
For a detailed schedule of events, click here.