Annual Juneteenth Fort Worth Celebration

Tentative Schedule of Events
June 12– 19, 2017

 

Monday - Friday, June 12 - 16

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.     Teen Choir Explosion & Reunion Workshops 

 

Friday, June 16

9:00 a.m.         11:30 a.m.       Breakfast of Prayer/Ecumenical Service

6:00 p.m.          8:00 p.m.        Opals Walk 2 DC Part 2

 

Saturday, June 17        Community Festival at TCC- South Campus

7:00 a.m.         8:00 a.m.         5K/1 Mile Walk/Run Registration

7:00 a.m.                                BBQ Cook-off opens -  Check in begins

8:00 a.m.        10:00 a.m.        5K/1 Mile Walk/Run

9:00 a.m.        11:00 a.m.        Parade

       Registration:             9:00 a.m.

       Parade Lineup:          Super 1 Food Store Parking Lot,

                                           6701 Forest Hill Drive

       Begins:                       10:30 a.m.

       Parade Route:           Forest Hill Circle Drive -> Wichita St. ->

                                           Joe B. Rushing -> CA Robertson

       Parade Ends:             TCC-South Campus Parking Lot

                                                     

1:00 p.m.         9:00 p.m.      Festival Kickoff / Main Stage

1:00 p.m.         5:00 p.m.      "Empowering You" Event

                                             in the TCC Student Union

2:00 p.m.         9:00 p.m.       Hip Hop Concert

5:00 p.m.         6:00 p.m.       Swing Out Dancing ti

6:00 p.m.         9:00 p.m.       R & B and Jazz Concert

 

Other Festival Activities

-       Food & Retail Vendors         - Bounce Houses & Kid's Area

-       Bar B Que Cook Off - CANCELLED                                         

-       Youth Art Show & Competition      - Video Games Truck 

 

Sunday, June 18  

2:30 p.m. &  4:30 p.m.            Bill Pickett Rodeo @ Cowtown Coliseum

4:00 p.m.      6:00 p.m.           Teen Choir Explosion Concert          

 

Monday, June 19

7:00 p.m.      9:00 p.m.

Movie Premier "The Last to Know" Narrated by Opal Lee