Details Announced for Inaugural Juneteenth Freedom Fest in Downtown Cleveland

click to enlarge The first annual celebration happens on June 19 - Juneteenth Freedom Fest
Juneteenth Freedom Fest
The first annual celebration happens on June 19


Karamu House, the Downtown Cleveland Alliance and Ingenuity Cleveland this week announced the details for the inaugural Juneteenth Freedom Fest, which will be held Saturday, June 19 from noon to 10 p.m. on Mall C.

The family-friendly celebration and commemoration of Juneteenth will include performances by Mumu Fresh, Karamu House, Terri Lyne Carrington + Social Science, and Lisa Fischer. A vendor village will spotlight local Black businesses and entrepreneurs, community programming will run all day, and the celebration will conclude with fireworks.

For more information, visit JuneteenthCLE.com.
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