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NWA is gearing up for Juneteenth celebrations! Now a federal holiday, Juneteenth commemorates the full emancipation of enslaved African Americans. Local organizations are planning a special way to observe Juneteenth this year with the Freedom Festival in downtown Springdale.
Featuring live music and entertainment, food, and a wellness fair, the Freedom Festival will be held at Shiloh Square in downtown Springdale on Sunday, June 19 from 1pm to 9pm. This family-friendly event is free to the public.
Attractions include: Live Entertainment featuring Montell “This Is How We Do It” Jordan; Morris Day and The Time; Lamar Campbell; “The Mississippi Blues Child” Mr. Sipp; Jukeboxx Party Band and more!
Education & Awareness
Mental Health Awareness
Black Owned Business Fair
Games & Family Activities
CB to You Art LabThe Freedom Festival is brought to you by Music Moves, Community Cohesion Project (CCP), Interform, University of Arkansas Juneteenth Committee, Crystal Bridges, and foundation sponsors Walton Family Foundation, Tyson Family Foundation, and Shiloh Museum of Ozark History.
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