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The Old Dillard Foundation 2022 Juneteenth Celebration

Presented by OLD DILLARD FOUNDATION, INC and Old Dillard Museum at Old Dillard Museum, Fort Lauderdale FL

Jun 18 2022
The Old Dillard Foundation 2022 Juneteenth Celebration

On Satruday June 18, the Old Dillard Foundation, in collaboration with the Old Dillard Museum, will celelbrate the National Holiday, Juneteenth, with entertainment, history, food, and African Amercian culture.

Juneteenth honors the emancipation of enslaved African Americans in the United States. The name “Juneteenth” is a blend of two words: “June” and “nineteenth.” It is also called Emancipation Day or Juneteenth Independence Day. It's believed to be the oldest African-American holiday, with annual celebrations on June 19th in different parts of the country dating back to 1866. In 2021, it was declared a National Holiday.

On Saturday, June 18, from 1:00 to 5:00 pm, the Old Dillard

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Old Dillard Museum

1009 Northwest 4th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

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