On June 17, 2021 U.S. President Joe Biden signed Juneteenth into a federal holiday. Read more about the events that lead up to the 11th federal holiday.
All the fun and exciting events you can attend to celebrate Juneteenth in Washington, D.C..
Opal Lee is a 96-year-old activist who is widely known for advocating for Juneteenth to be recognized as a U.S. federal holiday. Click here to read more about Lee’s story.
If you are looking for things to do on Juneteenth, watch a Black history documentary. You can start your history lesson by watching one of the Black historical documentaries listed below.
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