Juneteenth Freedom Day Celebration

Description: From June 18-20, the Town of Manchester’s Department of Leisure, Family and Recreation, in collaboration with several community partners, will host the inaugural Juneteenth Freedom Day Commemoration. The weekend will include mural unveilings, an art opening, a black-owned food & vendor market, a three-on-three youth basketball tournament, family activities, live music and much more. Visit town website for details.

Friday, June 18: Commemoration Procession & People’s Gallery Opening at Leisure Labs at Mahoney Center (procession starts at 6 PM)

Saturday, June 19: Community-Wide Juneteenth Commemoration and Mural Dedication on the park grounds at Leisure Labs at Mahoney Center, 110 Cedar Street (12 PM – 6 PM)

Sunday, June 20: Family Movie Night: John Lewis: Good Trouble at Charter Oak Park, 100 Charter Oak Street (screening starts at dusk)

Further details online:
URL: https://bettermanchester.com/juneteenth/
Date: Friday, June 18, 2021
Repeat Type: ,Inclusion Dates=6/19/2021 6/20/2021
Priority: 5-Medium
Access: Public
Created by: csiccalendar
Updated: Tuesday, June 8, 2021 10:24am EDT