Juneteenth

When
Sat Jun 15
Where
Plaza de César Chávez
Time
12pm
Tags
Music, R&B/Soul Music

Description

On Jun. 19, 1865, federal troops rolled into Galveston, Texas, to enforce emancipation. Juneteenth commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. Presented by the African American Community Service Agency, the 38th annual festival features family friendly activities, performances, art and information on community services. Local rap, hip-hop, R&B, gospel and jazz performers take the stage, as well as Faith Evans, who in 2017 released her latest album, The King & I, featuring duets with her late husband Notorious B.I.G. Free before 1pm, $10 after. A $25 VIP ticket buys entry to the festival and open mic night after party at The Continental.

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Location

  1. Plaza de César Chávez
    1 Paseo De San Antonio, San Jose, CA