Stained glass artwork on floor to ceiling windows

Juneteenth Programs and Events

Raleigh Parks

Join Raleigh Parks June 12 - June 18 for a variety of programs and activities for the whole family.

Juneteenth is Monday, June 19. Visit Holiday Parks Facility Closures.

Juneteenth Jubilee

John Chavis Memorial Park
Join us for a week-long celebration of free events that honor African-American culture through history, entertainment, arts, and more.
Dates: Monday, June 12 - Friday, June 16
Time: Varies
Ages: All
Cost: Free

African American Politics Past, Present, and Future

City of Raleigh Museum
Date: Wednesday, June 14
Time: 7:00 p.m. 
Ages: All 
Cost: Free

Rise Up! Poems of Protest, Poems of Praise

City of Raleigh Museum
Date: Thursday, June 15
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Ages: 13 and up
Cost: Free

Storytime with the Popes

Pope House Museum
Date: Friday, June 16
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Ages: All
Cost: Free

The Original City of Raleigh Juneteenth Historical Karaoke/Open Mic Celebration on the Lawn

Carolina Pines Park
Date: Friday, June 16
Time: 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Doors Open at 7:00 p.m.
Ages: Family Event
Cost: General Admission $10.00, General Admission Plus $15.00, V.I.P. Admission $20.00

Trolley Tour of Historic Black Neighborhoods with Carmen Wimberly Cauthen

Pope House Museum
Date: Friday and Saturday, June 16 - 17
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Ages: All
Cost: Adults $10, Children $4

Explore Juneteenth History

Mordecai Historic Park
Date: Saturday, June 17
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Ages: All 
Cost: Free

Third Ward Walking Tours

Pope House Museum
Saturday, June 17 - 9:00 a.m., 1100 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 18 - 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m.
Ages: All
Cost: Free