Upcoming Event
Event Name: City of Aiken Juneteenth Celebration
Event Occurs: Once
Event Description: Juneteenth is a significant day in American history, marking the end of slavery. It commemorates June 19, 1865, when Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas, and announced the end of slavery, two years after the Emancipation Proclamation. It's a time to reflect on the struggles of African Americans for freedom and equality and celebrate their resilience and achievements.

Exciting youth activities await at the Center, including tile painting, bingo and various Juneteenth-themed crafts.
Event Class: Holiday Events
Contact Person or Organization: Center for African American History, Art & Culture from 11 am to 3 pm.
Website Address: www.caahac.org/juneteenth-2024
Contact Phone: 803.502.4858
Contact Email: CAAHAC@cityofaikensc.gov
Start Date/Time: 6/15/2024 11:00 AM
End Date/Time: 6/15/2024 3:00 PM
Directions: The Center for African American History, Art & Culture
120 York St. NE
Aiken, SC 29801

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