Welcome to Juneteenth-Jefferson City 
 
Juneteenth-Jefferson City
Presents
2022 Juneteenth Heritage Festival Celebration
 
June 13-18, 2022
 
Featuring Guest Entertainer
TIM CUNNINGHAM - Jazz Saxophonist
 
Special Virtual Business Educational Events
 
And
 
ALL DAY FESTIVAL EVENTS, ENTERTAINMENT AND FUN ACTIVITIES 

Theme: "CELEBRATING OUR RICH LEGACY"

This is the 21st year for the Juneteenth Heritage Celebration in Jefferson City, Missouri
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we were force to scale back our celebration the past three years and were unable to celebrate our 20th Anniversary in 2021.
 
The 2022 Celebration is going to be Big, Better and More Exciting Than Ever! 
We are bringing it back to where it all began - The Community Center and now the newly constructed Community Park. 
 
The week long celebration is June 13th thru June 18th:
  • Dance Camp, 13th-17th
  • Virtual Business Seminars, 14th-17th
  • Little Mr. & Miss Juneteenth Pageant - 16th
  • Movie Night in the Park-Movie, featured movie "Respect" -17th
  • Emancipation Program observance at Lincoln University Soldiers' Memorial Plaza, 18th
  • Freedom March from Soldiers Memorial Plaza ending at the Community Park (725 Marshall St.) -18th
  • Juneteenth Heritage Festival kicks off in the Community Park at 11am and will conclude at 5:30pm.
 
HyVEE a Grand Underwriter has partnered with Juneteenth-Jefferson City to sponsor four (4) $250 Shopping Sprees (must be registered to vote to participate in the drawing).  There will also be a Bike Give-Away drawing for 10 Bicycles.  
Registration for drawings will be ON-SITE. 
 
See the full schedule of events and what's happening by clicking on the "2022" Juneteenth Events and Activities" tab on the left.
 
 Please stay safe.
 
Be Sure to Make Application for the Juneteenth Merit Scholarship