Martin Luther King Community Center presents Dallas Juneteenth Festival
Visitors are invited to enjoy Dallas' annual Juneteenth event, a fun-filled family festival at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center. This event will feature local vendors, live entertainment, food, arts & crafts, a petting zoo, kiddie train rides, free giveaways and more. The festival is expecting to draw more than 4,500 members from the community to the Center. All children’s activities are free.
Juneteenth marks the anniversary of when Texas slaves learned they had been emancipated back in 1865. This festival is an important event which brings the Dallas community together in an effort to commemorate this important moment in our nation’s history.