Annapolis Juneteenth Celebration, June 17-18. The second annual event commemorating the emancipation of enslaved individuals in the United States kicks off with a ticketed VIP gala on Friday evening, followed by a parade and festival on Saturday.
The parade begins at City Dock at 12 noon, and wraps up at the Bates Athletic Complex where the celebration continues with live music and entertainment, food, and vendors.
This year, there will be TWO main stages, featuring headliners Avery*Sunshine, Koryn Hawthorne, Pastor Mike Jr., Beverly Crawford, the Chuck Brown Band, and a host of local talent! Fireworks will immediately follow the show. theannapolisjuneteenth.org