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Arlington Community Juneteenth Celebration & Cookout


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You’re invited to a joyous Juneteenth Celebration & Cookout!

This family-friendly event commemorates the emancipation of enslaved Africans and honors African American culture and heritage. The 2024 theme is “What freedom means to me.”

Honor and celebrate the strength, determination, resilience, and integrity of those who weathered in the pursuit of liberation and freedom!

​​Come join us for a day of celebration and reflection at Metropolitan Park as we commemorate Juneteenth, a pivotal moment in American history. This in-person event will feature live music, cultural performances, delicious food, and activities for all ages.

Let's honor the past, celebrate the present, and look toward a brighter future together. Don't miss out on this opportunity to come together as a community and celebrate freedom!

Admission: Free and open to the public. Rain or Shine!

Grand Sponsor: Amazon
Community Sponsors:
Arlington Community Foundation
Arlington Federal Community Credit Union
Media Sponsor

Arlington Coalition of Black Clergy
Arlington Historical Society
Black Heritage Museum of Arlington
Challenging Racism
NAACP Arlington Branch