June 17, 2023
U of M Urban Research and Outreach Engagement Center
The University of Minnesota will host its second annual Juneteenth Celebration block party and commemorative march in North Minneapolis on Saturday, June 17, from noon to 6 pm. This free event – centering on the theme of The Art of Freedom: Joy. Resistance. Rest. – will feature Black vendors, speakers, workshops, poster showcases, storytellers, musicians, performers, DJs, roller skating, books, free food, free haircuts, art-making, a bouncy house, a petting zoo, and more. Learn more at juneteenth.umn.edu. This event, led by Professor Terresa Moses, is presented by the Office for Equity and Diversity and the College of Design.