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Juneteenth Celebration

Come join us as we honor the rich deep history of black Americans and celebrate the present-day culture of all African diasporas and African descendants. We will have conversations about where we come from, where we are, and where we're going.

When

Jun 08, 2024
09:00 AM - 08:00 PM

Where

Open Space Visitor Center
6500 Coors Blvd NW
Albuqueruqe, NM 87120
505-768-4951

Description

Schedule of the day's events

8:00am-9:30am A hike in the Bosque (call to reserve your spot)

10:00am -12:00pm What Happened to Blackdom? Presented by Historian Dr. Timothy E. Nelson (inside) (call to reserve your spot)

12:00pm -2:00pm Capoeira Workshop with North Star Capoeira Albuquerque (call to reserve your spot)

1:00pm-3:00pm Anthems of Belonging: For a New America (Music, dance, poetry) - Presented by Hakim Bellamy (Inside) (call to reserve your spot)

2:00pm Storytelling with Ms. Brenda Hollingsworth-Marley (outside)

2:30pm Arts and Craft with Ms. Brenda Hollingsworth- Marley (inside)

2:30-3:30pm (Drumming and Flute ensemble with Jah Trupedors)

3:30-8:00pm Entertainement (B-Boy Crew Francois, Conservation Carnivale (black carnies), Poetry, Music by Sweet Roll, Music by DaJerney)

8:00-8:30pm Jah Tupedors Hopefully this group will close us out as things are being packed up and loaded

Ms. Arveyah Williams will be our face painter for the evening. 

Food trucks will be onsite. 

 

More Information

Price

Free
Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth Freedom flag with red, green, and black doves ascending into the sky.

Contact

Dionne Epps
505-768-4951
or
Dial 311 (505-768-2000)
https://www.cabq.gov/office-of-equity-inclusion