MLK Community Center presents 2016 Juneteenth Celebration
Visitors are invited to enjoy the City of Dallas annual Juneteenth event, a fun-filled family festival. The event is sponsored by the MLK Jr. Community Center board and staff and will feature local vendors, live entertainment, food, arts and crafts, giveaways, and more. All children’s activities are free.
Juneteenth marks the anniversary of the date in 1865 when Texas slaves learned they had been emancipated. The festival brings the Dallas community together in an effort to commemorate this important moment in our nation’s history.