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  • Dates: June 1, 2021
  • Location: Various locations
  • Time: June 1-19
Juneteeth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Festivities include a flag raising, Miss Juneteenth scholarship pageant, art exhibit, honors banquet, and Miss Opal's walk and caravan, where 94-year-old Opal Lee undergoes her annual 2.5-mile walking campaign to make Juneteenth a National Day of Observance.