Annual Juneteenth Fort Worth Celebration

Tentative Schedule of Events
June 16 – 19, 2017

 

Friday, June 16

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

12:00 p.m.        2:00 p.m.        City of Fort Worth Commemorative Celebration (City Hall)

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

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. -> JB Rushing -> CA Robertson

                                          Parade Ends:             TCC-South Campus Parking Lot

                                                     

11:00 a.m.         8:00 p.m.      Festival Kickoff / Main Stage

11:00 a.m.         4:00 p.m.      "Empowering You" Event

11:00 a.m.        2:00 p.m.         Hip Hop Concert

  3:00 p.m.        7:00 p.m.         R & B and Jazz Concert

  7:00 p.m.        9:00 p.m.         Juneteenth Scholarship Pageant

 

Other Festival Activities

-       Food Vendors                                     - Rodeo

-       Car Show                                            - Video Games Truck

-       Bounce Houses/Kid's Area               - Carnival /  Midway                        

 

Sunday, June 18  

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 "Opal's Walk to DC" Documentary