Celebrate Freedom in Lawrence, Kansas
Juneteenth is the federal holiday commemorating the emancipation of enslaved people in America. Join us for a month full of events to celebrate Juneteenth, Lawrence's black community, and commemorate the struggle for freedom in Lawrence and Douglas County.
The Lawrence Juneteenth Celebration is back and better than ever! Activities include historic tours, children's fun, live music, vendors, food, and the first-ever Lawrence Juneteenth Celebration Parade. Scroll on to get the celebration's details plus additional events.
Lawrence Juneteenth Celebration
Lest We Forget
On June 18, 2022, at 12:00pm, we invite you to join us in celebration of our rich African American heritage. It will be a joyful, uplifting time as we journey through the history of our lives and the impact we have made in America and our very own...