2022 Juneteenth Events

JUNE 10-12

1st Annual Zwolle Juneteenth Festival

This three-day event starts on Friday at 6:30 pm, Saturday at 5:00 pm, and Sunday at 3:00 pm. Bring your lawn chairs for all of the music and fun. Find the lineups and admission fees for the weekend on Facebook.

Location – Zwolle Festival Grounds, 1100 S. Main St.

JUNE 11

Cedar Grove Pre-Juneteenth Parade & Commemorative Celebration

10:00am – 5:00pm

A parade rolls at 10:00 am followed by a free celebration to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the Cedar Grove neighborhood.

Location – AB Palmer SPAR, 547 East 79th St., Shreveport

JUNE 17 – 18

“We Are One”

On Friday, check out the Michelson Art Museum free art instruction for kids 6-11 at the Carver Center at 10:00 am. A fashion show takes place at Memorial City Hall at 6:30 pm. Saturday’s events start with a commemorative program at Wiley College at 10:00 am followed by a parade and festivities. Click here for the full schedule.

Location – GW Carver Community Center, 2302 Holland St., Marshall, Tex

JUNE 17-19

Let the Good Times Roll Festival

Three days of big names in high-energy music, performances, and speakers. Friday starts at 4:00 pm with a parade. Saturday hours are 8:00am-Midnight. Sunday hours are from 4:00pm-Midnight. See the lineup and more here.

Location – Festival Plaza, Shreveport

Juneteenth Celebration

Watch the parade downtown and party at the Bridging the Gap Block Party at Ira Clark Park starting at 6:00 pm on June 17. Peace and Jammin at Carnes Park follow on Saturday from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm. Check out the Juneteenth Car Show on Sunday at 3:00 pm. See more on their Facebook page.

Location – Camden, Ark

JUNE 17

Juneteenth Festival

10:00am – 7:00pm

There’s a lot going on from pony rides, water slides cornhole tournaments, food, music, and more.

Location – Oaklawn Park, Searcy Avenue, Mt. Pleasant, Tex

North Louisiana Juneteenth Parade

5:30pm – 7:00pm

The inaugural parade rolls through downtown. Bring family, cameras, chairs, and most of all, your love. For more info, click here.

Location – Downtown Shreveport

JUNE 18

Ruston’s Juneteenth Celebration 

5:00 pm

Gospel music artists perform in the park to celebrate. Plus music, food, and a kid’s play area. Follow the event on click here.

Location – 101 E. Park Avenue – Ruston, LA

Juneteenth Black Empowerment Expo

9:00 am

Black-owned businesses are coming together in the park to celebrate. Plus music, food, and a kid’s play area. Follow the event on Facebook.

Location – Bumble Bee Park, 605 Main St., Gladewater, Tex

Juneteenth Mini Camp

10:00 am – 11:30am

Kids from ages 4 to 8 can learn all about the holiday with books, games, dance, and craft-making. For info, click here.

Location – Daytime Playtime-Literary Classes, 8870 Youree Dr, Shreveport

Juneteenth BBQ Block Party

10:00am – 2:00pm

Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the fellowship. Free admission, free food, prizes, music, and lots of games for all ages. Follow the event on Facebook.

Location – Baptist Bible Fellowship, 8900 Kingston Rd., Shreveport

New Boston Juneteenth

10:00am – 6:00pm

Come watch a parade and enjoy the arts and crafts show, vendors, and a quilt raffle. For more info, click here.

Location – New Boston Trailhead Park

The Black Heritage Festival & Juneteenth Celebration

11:00am

Music, vendors, food trucks, bingo, and kids’ activities. Follow the event on Facebook.

Location – Old Many High School, 830 Highland Ave., Many, La

Juneteenth Celebration

Noon – 5:00pm

This family-friendly event celebrates the holiday with food and drink. Kids can participate in a talent show. Follow the event on Facebook.

Location – Lakeside in Stamps, Ark

“We Celebrate June” for Juneteenth

Noon – 8:00pm

The Arts Alliance, LLC plans to have vendors on food trucks to celebrate after the parade. Check out the event on Facebook.

Location – Marshall, Tex

‘art-ish: Black Art Show

Noon – 10:00pm

Art, apparel, photography, food trucks, and more at this all-black art show. For more info, click here.

Location – The Lot Downtown, 400 Crockett St., Shreveport

Juneteenth: The Beginning of a New Freedom

2:00pm

Dr. Michael Snowden shares his thoughts on why Juneteenth is an important American event. Also, hear his ideas to effectively commemorate the day. Click here for more info.

Location – Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum, 800 Front St., Natchitoches, La

Keeping History Alive: Juneteenth Celebration

3:00pm – 9:00pm

Lots of fun including political speakers, 3 on 3 basketball tournament, a parade of professionals, and more! Come and have some fun. Find out all of the details here.

Location – Front Street, Downtown Texarkana

JUNE 19

Sci-Port June Nineteenth Celebration

Noon – 5:00pm

guests will be given the opportunity to attend a special presentation by the All of Us Health Program. All of Us is a precision medicine-based program that is dedicated to finding proper healthcare for everyone. Admission fees are being waved. Find out more here.

JUNE 24-26

Mansfield Civic Group 9th Annual Juneteenth

Three days of Hip-Hop, Blues, Zydeco, and Gospel. View information on this weekend event here.

Location – Downtown Square, Mansfield, La

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