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The Emancipation Historical District’s Juneteenth
Celebrations are made possible by the Houston Sun

and Emancipation Park Area neighbors!


Celebrating

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In the Emancipation Historical neighborhood ...
where America’s Juneteenth Celebrations Began!

2018 JUNETEENTH

Emancipation Historical District Celebrations!



June 14 and 16, 2018  •  Third Ward, Texas


Celebrating the abolition of slavery in the United States of America

and the park where the world's Juneteenth Celebrations began!


Commemorating...


155 years since the Emancipation Proclamation

153 years since Texas slaves were granted freedom
146 years of Emancipation Park area Freedom Celebrations &

  45 years of Central Houston Freedom Parades

JOIN US!


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  1. BulletRESERVE PAGEANT TICKETS...

  2. BulletVOLUNTEER...

  3. BulletPERFORM AT THE TALENT SHOW...

  4. BulletBE IN THE PARADE

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June 16:  3pm

The Houston Sun’s Emancipation Avenue Juneteenth Parade         


LOCATION:
Emancipation Ave between Wheeler and Tuam


The Parade begins at 3pm  June 16th.
Staging on Wheeler Avenue at Emancipation Avenue, proceeds west on Wheeler Avenue, north on Emancipation Avenue, west on Stuart Street, and concludes on Stuart Street between Bastrop Street and Emancipation Avenue. Staging begins at 2pm on Wheeler Avenue between Ennis Street and Emancipation Avenue and, Ennis Street between Wheeler Avenue and Eagle Street. Disbanding will be on Stuart Street between Bastrop Street and Emancipation Avenue, and on Bastrop Street between Holman Street and Stuart Street.

June 14:  10am & 6pm          

LOCATION: 3rd Ward Multi-Service Center
                 
3611 Ennis St,  Houston, TX 77004




10am    Lonal X Robinson
             Juneteenth Talent Competition