Juneteenth Liberation Celebration

Sat Jun 19 2021 at 09:00 am to 05:00 pm

17011 NE 19th Ave, North Miami Beach, FL 33162-3111, United States | North Miami Beach

City of North Miami Beach, Florida Government
Publisher/HostCity of North Miami Beach, Florida Government
Juneteenth Liberation Celebration
Join the City of North Miami Beach in partnership with the Black Professionals Network for the Juneteenth Liberation Celebration!
Run of Day
9 am – 11 am “Unity in the Community” hosted by Miami-Dade NAACP
We start the day with a community conversation hosted by the Miami-Dade NAACP Chapter with community leaders on the importance of unity and collaboration. “If you want to go far, go together.”
11 am – History of Juneteenth by Matthew Pigatt
Then we take you along a journey to learn the origin story of Juneteenth, its significance, and its importance in American history by award-winning historian Matthew A. Pigatt.
12:30 pm – Road to Economic Freedom by Bilal S. Little
Then let’s imagine what can we accomplish right now, as we lay a new narrative of liberation and prosperity with a Keynote presentation by the award-winning speaker, business leader, and philanthropist Bilal S. Little.
2 pm to 5 pm – Liberation Celebration Social, food by Shuckin’ n Jivin’
We close out the day with a liberation celebration social, fit for all to enjoy. Enjoy commemorative gifts and activities while enjoying the delicious food of Shukin and Jivin.
Snap pics at our Juneteenth Freedom Wall and use hashtags #JuneteenthNMB to win a prize from us and our partners.
Additional Resources
Seal & Expungement Services from 11am – 1pm
Kids Corner – 2pm – 4pm
TPS Services from 1:30pm – 3:30pm
This event is brought to you by the City of North Miami Beach, Commissioners Michael Joseph and McKenzie Fleurimond, Black Professionals Network, NAACP and Haitian Lawyers Association.

Event Venue & Nearby Stays

17011 NE 19th Ave, North Miami Beach, FL 33162-3111, United States

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