This is a past event.

Tucson's 43rd Annual Juneteenth 

When: Wed., May 15 2013
A celebration of when African-American slaves living in Texas received word they had been freed--two and a half years after the Emancipation Proclamation--takes place from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, June 15; free. Indoor and outdoor activities include a puppe petting zoo, a musical puppet play about Juneteenth, books with a heritage focus, brain puzzles and arts and crafts. Healthy lifestyle choices are encouraged through presentations and free healthy snacks, and free hot dogs are served from noon to 1 p.m. Call 390-0155 for more information.



Subscribe to this thread:

Add a review

Roll over stars and click to rate.


© 2019 Tucson Weekly | 7225 Mona Lisa Rd. Ste. 125, Tucson AZ 85741 | (520) 797-4384 | Powered by Foundation