Cadman Park Conservancy’s Second Annual Juneteenth Celebration
Sunday, June 19th, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Cadman Park
The Cadman Park Conservancy will celebrate Juneteenth with “world renowned” DJ Tedsmooth, a free yoga class, children’s activities, performances, and more. Black-owned businesses, including Drip Coffee, NYC and Pixie Pods Kids, will be there to showcase their merchandise and services. You can also bid on this fantastic photograph of Tom Fruin’s Watertower by Hector Gonzalez (@nu_yo_rican) and other silent auction items.
Purchase a snazzy t-shirt to help fund the event here.
Juneteenth: Brooklyn and the Abolitionist Movement at BBP
Sunday, June 19th, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 1.
“Juneteenth is a commemoration of the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans in the United States. Join the Urban Park Rangers on a walk discussing Brooklyn’s significant history to the abolitionist movement in the United States. Registration is required.” See full details here and register at this link.