Juneteenth 2014

  • Thursday, June 19, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, 14th Street at Broadway. Commemorate Juneteenth at this event featuring performances by Greg Garrett and the Bay Area Blues Society Caravan of Allstars. Enjoy food, entertainment, a raffle and fun at this event hosted by the African American City of Oakland Employees. For more information, please contact Karen Cox at (510) 238-7255.
  • Juneteenth Roda – A Celebration of Freedom 
    Saturday, June 14, 2014
    1 to 3 p.m.
    Lake Merritt
    568 Bellevue Avenue
    For more information: http://capoeirabayarea.com/events/
  • Oakland Juneteenth Community Picnic
    Saturday, June 21, 2014
    2 to 6 p.m.
    Arroyo Viejo Park
    7701 Krause Avenue

  • Oakland’s 7th Annual Juneteenth Celebration
    Saturday, June 28, 2014
    11 to 6 p.m.
    St. Mary’s Center
    925 Brockhurst Street (Off San Pablo)

  • Peralta Hacienda: Saturday June 21st, 2:30-5:30pm

  • Peralta Hacienda is pleased to present a sensational program of celebration for Juneteenth, featuring African Spiritual dancing by Imani Ya Watume, 'Stories of the Great Migration' a film by Malcom Westbrooks and the immersive Storyhorse audio installation playing the voices of Oakland's African American oral historians. 

  • The Black and Brown Committee 7th Annual Juneteenth Celebration
    June 28, 2014
    925 Brockhurst (between Market & San Pablo)
    11:00am - 6:00pm
    The Black & Brown Committee presents Oakland's 7th Annual Juneteenth Celebration "The Awakening: Remembering the Past in Order to Move Forward". The event will feature Live blues and jazz, the reading of the Emancipation Proclamation, a Kids Zone and a Health Zone hosted by the Alameda County Public Health Department, Bay Area Black Nurses Association, American Heart Association, American Diabetes Association,
    California Transplant Donor Network along with information regarding the Affordable Care Act. For more info contact (510)435-1077.