Juneteenth

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Juneteenth Flyer 2024Come celebrate Juneteenth on the Jackson Street Pier in downtown Sandusky on Wednesday, June 19, 2024! The event is free and all are welcome to attend. Bring chairs or blankets to sit on the Great Lawn of the Jackson Street Pier and enjoy the entertainment. In addition to the activities on June 19, we'll be hosting events on Monday, June 17 and Tuesday, June 18 -- see below for more details.

1:00-7:30 PM - Festival Vendors & DJ Lee Groove
Local Vendors: Enchanted Wicks, Waisted by Jay, UNDRSTR Caricatures, WatchUsGro/Decca Plus, Dawny Custom Crafts, You-Niquely Blessed Jewlery, Sunshine Expressions Face Painting & more!
Food Trucks: Grams Goodies, N.Y.O.B., Gray Boyz, Smiley Treats, Strawberry Cow, K&B Carribean Cuisine 
Resource Tables: NAACP, AKA Sorority, Erie County Health Department, Humana, and more!
Explore the Black History exhibit walk from the Sandusky Library

3:00-5:00 PM - Underground Railroad Tours with Firelands Adventure Tours 
Tours leave every 30 minutes. Sign up day at the event at the Sandusky Rec Table. Limited spaces available.

6:00-7:00 PM Musical Entertaiment & Juneteenth Program
-Sandusky High School Acapella Choir: Rain
-Solo: Taje Rivers—For All We Know by Donny Hathaway
-Ministry Mime and Praise Dancers 
-Performance by Sandusky’s Inspired Generation 
-S.U.S.O. - What is it? By Tim Hinton Jr.
-Performance by Life N Flux LLC, in partnership with, Blakk Jakk Dance Collectives - Juneteenth, A Commemoration! Celebrating Robert Smalls

7:00 PM Lange Trust Summer Concert Series featuring Forever Motown

Forever Motown









9:30 PM Juneteenth Fireworks Celebration sponsored by the America 250-Ohio Commission 

Juneteenth Fireworks


Monday, June 17 - Monday Movie at the Pier at 7:00 PMBlack Panther poster - Copy
Bring your chairs or blankets to watch Marvel's Black Panther on the Firelands Health Screen on the Jackson Street Pier

 





Tuesday, June 18 - Juneteenth Eve Kickback Glass City Hustlers
Board Games: Culture Tags, CP Time, Backgammon, Dominoes, Chess, Checkers and card games Spades, Giant, Regular, and Mini Uno, Let’s Argue. 
Music and Karoke: Hip Hop and R&B
Line Dance instruction from 6:30-7:30pm presented by the Glass City Hustlers