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<h2>Apex Juneteenth Festival</h2> Start Date: June 15, 2024 Start Time: 11:00 AM End Date: June 15, 2024 End Time: 5:00 PM Location:The Depot
220 N Salem St
Apex, North Carolina 27502
Registration LInk: https://facebook.com/events/s/juneteenth-in-the-peak-festiva/1474770970055280/

Event Description

Juneteenth is celebrated across the country to commemorate the end of slavery in the United States. The Town of Apex’s Juneteenth Festival celebrates this important day in history, and promotes equity, respect, and understanding between people of all backgrounds and cultures.

Learn more at www.apexnc.org/juneteenth

This year’s celebration features:
– Live music and entertainment with 97.5 FM DJ Brian Dawson, 97.5 FM Emcee Ron Huff, Caliente Babe, Empowering Steppers, Connecting Community, GRAMMY nominated artist – Pierce Freelon, NiiTO, and Dee-1
– Chalk the Walk on Seaboard Street
– Virtual Reality Bus showcasing the Virtual MLK Project and “I Am a Man” project
– Food trucks with Quizine Orleans, Manzie’s Icees
– History exhibit in the Depot
– Digital media and art Installation with Middle Creek High School
– Interactive art activity with Apex High School @ the Halle Cultural Arts Center
– Juneteenth stories hosted by Eva Perry Library
– Local vendors

Know Before You Go:
– View the downtown parking map at www.apexnc.org/downtownparking
– Salem Street, from Center Street to Saunders Street, will be closed from 9:30 am to 7 pm for the festival. The Depot parking lot (220 N. Salem Street) will close at 12:00 am on Saturday.

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