Milwaukee - The Annual Juneteenth Day Celebration!
June 13 (Friday) - Ms. Juneteenth Day Pagent - Marcus Center of the Performing Arts (Todd Wehr Hall), 929 North Water Street - 6:00PM - Admission $10.00. Tickets can be purchased at the Northcott Neighborhood House, Inc., 2460 North 6th Street.
(Friday) - The Freedom Ball - The Milwaukee Public Museum, 800 West Wells Street
- 7:00 PM. Admission $15.00.
If you would like you can wear your best African outfit or come as you are to celeberate. We will also be honoring the winners of the Father's Essay Contest that is sponsored by Wisconsin Gas Company. Tickets can be purchased at the Northcott Neighborhood House, Inc., 2460 North 6th Street.
June 19 (Thursday) - The Juneteenth Day Parade - Starting from North 19th and West Atkinson Avenue and proceeding to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. 9:00 AM
June 19 (Thursday) - The Juneteenth Day Street Festival - On Dr. Martin Luther King Drive, between West Center and West Burleigh Streets.The festival will open at 9:00 am and the ceremony will begin at 12:00 noon. Contact Adriane Griffin at 372-3770 if interested in a food, novelty or information booth.