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Galveston Celebrates Juneteenth

Presented by & Company at Galveston - various locations, Galveston TX

Jun 07 - 24 2014
Galveston Celebrates Juneteenth

Birthplace of Juneteenth Celebrates Emancipation with Festivities. Galveston Celebrates Juneteenth June 7-24.

Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Galveston Island and the Juneteenth Coalition remember this holiday with a series of celebrations held June 7 – June 24.

Festivities include the annual Gospel by the Sea on June 14 at Greater St. Matthew Church, 6333 Highway 6 in Hitchcokc.

Other Juneteenth activities include a scholarship gala, African-American Heritage Exhibits at the Old Central Cultural Center, book

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Galveston - various locations

Galveston, TX 77550


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