EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

The Twin Cities Juneteenth Underground Railroad Re-Enactment:
Underground Railroad date Friday June 16th, 2017 departure at 7pm and returns June 17th, 2017 at midnight. Take a journey through time and experience the perils, trials and dangers on the road to freedom.

For more information, email Tony Stingley, or call: 952. 358.3289.

Continental Breakfast:
Join us from 8am to 9am on June 17th, 2017 for the free Rotary Club Continental Breakfast at the North Mississippi Regional Park near the pavilion. Get a good meal on a first come, first serve basis and get excited about the festival. Check out your local Hennepin County library for related Juneteenth events. Books will be placed out so you can learn about the Juneteenth history.

Storytellers:
Naomi Richmond - will bring Juneteenth alive at the Juneteenth Festival. Register early so you will be guaranteed a seat.

Kiddy Corner:
Juneteenth will be offering a kiddy corner for the kids to hang out. This corner will offer face painting and supervised swim hole for children of all ages to enjoy.
 
Boat Training:
“The Wilderness Inquiry” will be offering free canoe training & rides down the Mississippi river.
 
Entertainment:
There will be live band doing all these highlight.