JUNETEENTH

Scottsdale Juneteenth event promises family fun, food, history

Scottsdale Stadium hosts free day of activities

Posted 6/5/22

Scottsdale has partnered with the Mayo Clinic and the nonprofit Change the Lead for a free community Juneteenth Celebration, 2-7 p.m. June 19 at Scottsdale Stadium, 7408 E. Osborn Road.

There will …

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JUNETEENTH

Scottsdale Juneteenth event promises family fun, food, history

Scottsdale Stadium hosts free day of activities

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Scottsdale has partnered with the Mayo Clinic and the nonprofit Change the Lead for a free community Juneteenth Celebration, 2-7 p.m. June 19 at Scottsdale Stadium, 7408 E. Osborn Road.

There will be a variety of activities throughout the day, including a kids' corner,  raffle giveaway, live entertainment, educational information, vendors and more.

Juneteenth commemorates the abolition of slavery, specifically the emancipation of  enslaved people in Texas, who did not receive the news until two years after abolition.

Other things to do and see at the event include:

  • Cultural exhibits
  • Health and wellness presentations and screenings
  • Educational information
  • Food
  • Family photos

Parking is free.

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