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Troy’s Juneteenth Walk & Celebration

June 18 @ 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

THE WALK: 
WHEN: Saturday, June 18th, 2022
TIME: 3:00PM – 4:00 PM
WHERE: Community March/Walk Beginning At Brukner Park Behind Troy Public Library. We Will Start Lining Up At 3:00PM & Start Walking @ 3:30PM.

THE CELEBRATION: 
WHEN: Saturday, June 18th, 2022
TIME: 4:00PM – 6:30PM
WHERE: Race & McKaig Park Across From Richards Chapel United Methodist Church, 831 McKaig Ave, Troy, OH 45373

The celebration of Juneteenth marks the day that all slaves were liberated after the emancipation. The first year Juneteenth was celebrated was in 1866 three years after Abraham Lincoln signed the emancipation. This was due to the final slaves not being freed until 1866 in the state of Texas.

Details

Date:
June 18
Time:
3:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Event Category:
http://juneteenthtroy.com/

Venue

Race & McKaig Park
831 McKaig Ave
Troy, OH 45373 United States
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