8th Annual Juneteenth Celebration African-American Heritage Festival
|June 18, 2011 Noon – 8:30 PM
Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Festivities during the Juneteenth Celebration include African dancing and drumming, children’s games, vendors, food, Reverend James Flowers & Family Gospel singers, the Minority Outreach Coalition Mini Health Fair, and an evening lawn concert with jazz saxophonist Jaared! Plus, the Juneteenth/USCT Memorial Festival 5K Run/Walk will be held in the morning starting at 8 AM. For more information, call 301-862-4868 or visit www.ucaconline.org.