Juneteenth Festival & Celebration

Galveston's Historic Juneteenth Legacy

When you head to Galveston this summer, you'll be coming home to where it all began as the island hosts festivities to celebrate Juneteenth – a holiday that originated in this historic beach town.

The 2024 Juneteenth Festival will be held on the Historical grounds of McGuire Dent Recreational Center, known today as Menard Park 2222-28th Street on the Seawall.Enjoy food, vendors and music celebrating the birthplace of Juneteenth. Crowning ceremony for 2024 Galveston County Lil Mr. Juneteenth Prince and Lil Ms. Juneteenth Princess and Father of the Year Award.

FREE and open to the public

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