Juneteenth is an annual observance on June 19 to remember when Union soldiers enforced the Emancipation Proclamation and freed all remaining slaves in Texas on June 19, 1865. This day is an opportunity for people to celebrate freedom and equal rights in the United States.
On Saturday, June 15 from Noon to 4 p.m., join in celebrating 400 years of ESVA history—and two decades of Juneteenth festivities.
The 20th Annual Juneteenth Festival kicks off in the Exmore Town Park.
Music, food, games, educational exhibits, local dignitaries will be there.
Great family fun, and it’s FREE. Come out and enjoy this great community event, open to the entire ESVA.