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Juneteenth 2023 - Liberation Park

Juneteenth 2023 - Liberation Park
Past Event - Saturday, June 17, 2023
This page may be updated if the event is repeated
Liberation Park, Dayton, OH 45402 [map it]

Juneteenth - celebration, parade, vendors, live music, activities, food at Liberation Park - N. Boardway St. & Superior Ave.

Juneteenth 2023 - Liberation Park

The Dayton, Ohio Juneteenth Celebration is a festive and educational event that will take place on June 18th from 9 am to dusk at Liberation Park. Formerly known as Broadway Park, Liberation Park is located on the corner of N. Boardway St. and Superior Ave. The park will be transformed into a lively and welcoming atmosphere where people of all ages can come together to celebrate the historical significance of Juneteenth.
One of the main highlights of the Dayton Juneteenth Celebration is the live music. Attendees will be able to enjoy performances from local musicians and artists throughout the day. In addition to the music, there will be vending booths set up where vendors will be selling a variety of goods, such as clothing, jewelry, and other merchandise.
Food is also an important part of the Juneteenth Celebration. The event will feature a diverse range of food options, including traditional African-American cuisine and other delicious dishes.
In addition to the entertainment and food, the Dayton Juneteenth Celebration will also offer educational opportunities. Attendees will have the chance to learn about the history of Juneteenth, which marks the day when enslaved African Americans in Texas were finally informed of their freedom. The event will provide a space for community members to come together and honor the significance of this historical moment.
The celebration will kick off with a parade starting from 3rd and Boardway. The parade will showcase a variety of community groups, organizations, and individuals who will come together to commemorate the day.
Overall, the Dayton, Ohio Juneteenth Celebration promises to be a fun-filled and educational event that celebrates the rich culture and history of the African-American community.
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