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Since 1865 Juneteenth has celebrated the most
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treasured American value -- Freedom.

Welcome to JuneteenthVA!

Juneteenth celebrates the end of slavery in America.  Our mission is to look back at a difficult history -- without shame or blame -- as we journey across the bridge to healing and unity.

Please join us for the
 
12th Annual 
Hampton Roads Juneteenth Festival
 
Friday, June 20th
6pm - 10pm
"Juneteenth Family Reunion"
 
Elm Avenue Neighborhood Facility 900 Elm Avenue
Portsmouth, V-A  23704
 
Saturday, June 21st
 11am - 6pm
 
10 am PARADE LINE-UP with NFL Player, straight-out-of Jeffrey Wilson Homes & Churchland High School Graduate, Grand Marshal Jamin Elliott
 
Sunday, June 22nd
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At sunrise please join us by the Elizabeth River at the end of Mt. Vernon Avenue in Midtown-P-town 23707
5am - 9am
Emerging from a dark and painful holocaust we will gather by the waters of an ancient river with our special guests from Ghana.  Participants are asked to wear cotton white or Afrikan clothing for this celebration with libation and jubilation for the ancestors and ourselves.
 
757.397.5963
 

We are excited that you are visiting our website. Vendors, entertainers, historians, social justice organizations, faith communities, volunteers, businesses, schools, sponsors and those who just want to come out and enjoy this Freedom Celebration are welcome. 
Please be in touch.
757.397.5963 juneteenthva@yahoo.com 

The past lives onstage for today's audiences! 
Abolitionists' Museum
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Juneteenth Festival Company
P.O. Box 7832
Portsmouth, VA  23707 

757.397.5963

Or e-mail: Freedom 4 All

Please get in touch to offer comments and join our mailing list.

Juneteenth Celebrates Freedom For All!