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Celebrate The Healing Harvest's 3rd Annual Juneteenth event with Black-owned food trucks, Black-owned vendors, live music, kid's activities, scholarship giveaways and more. Event cost: Free Event time: 3-7 p.m. June 18, 2022
Celebrate Juneteenth and Father's Day with music, food trucks, vendor marketplace, kid activities, card games, contests, corn hole, history tours and more. Event cost: Free/admission, $5/admission with raffle Event time: noon-8 p.m. June 19, 2022
Come and enjoy a family-friendly time in the community at this 3rd annual Juneteenth event. There will be African drumming, African dancing, historians, a comedian, poetry, musical performances, vendors, kids zone and more. Event cost: Free; donations appreciated Event time: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. June 17, 2023
Hear the library connect Juneteenth to the past, present and future of Freedom in the Inkster community by Walking in the Footsteps of History.  There will also be games, singing, dancing, food and interactive fun. Event cost: Free Event time: Noon-3 p.m. June 17, 2023
Celebrate Juneteenth at Novi Public Library with storytelling, live band, fraternity step show, sorority vocal ensemble, musical string ensemble, children's story time, food trucks and more. For all ages. Event cost: Free Event time: Noon-3 p.m. June 17, 2023
This virtual event is about two men, George Taylor and Elijah Fish, worked to abolish slavery in America. Also, learn about Birmingham's connection to the Underground Railroad in this celebration of Juneteenth. Event cost: Free Event time: June 2, 2022
Families are invited to celebrate Juneteenth with fun activities for kids, food trucks, educational exhibits, speakers, vendor booths and entertainment. Event cost: Free Event times: Noon-6 p.m. June 15, 2024
Families can view a teen black and white photography exhibit special created by local youth. This presentation is run in conjunction with the Ypsilanti Chapter of Jack and Jill of America. Event Cost: Free, registration requested Event Times: 7:30-9 p.m.
Families are invited to Lathrup Village's first-ever Juneteenth Celebration with entertainment, music, panel discussion and food trucks. Entertainment includes storytelling, music and more. Kids activities include a bounce house and obstacle course. A panel discussion with key community leaders including Rep. Kyra Bolden, Rep. Tyrone Carter, Judge Shelia Johnson...
Create abstract and street art on a 16x20 canvas to celebrate Juneteenth. Goggles, shoe coverings and gown provided, as well as unlimited barbecue, a live DJ and drinks for adults. Event Cost: $45, registration required Event Times: 3-6 p.m.
Families are encouraged to grab a bike, vespa, skateboard, scooter or walk to celebrate Juneteenth. The route will begin at Michigan Avenue and Schaefer and end at City Hall Park. Several stops are planned along the route. The Stroll and Roll will also have an array of fun activities geared...
Families are invited to celebrate Juneteenth with an art exhibition of amazing local artists and artisans. This will be an indoor/outdoor event to help ensure the safety of all patrons and the gallery will follow all current safety protocols. Event Cost: Free Event Times: Noon-5 p.m.