Hartford/Lebanon Juneteenth celebration postponed to Sunday

Published: 06-21-2024 4:11 PM

Modified: 06-21-2024 4:29 PM


WHITE RIVER JUNCTION — With the weather forecast calling for rain and thunderstorms Saturday afternoon, the Hartford/Lebanon Juneteenth celebration has been rescheduled.

The event will take place on Sunday, June 23, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Lyman Point Park at 167 Maple Street in White River Junction.  

The event is a family-friendly celebration commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African Americans in the United States. There will be entertainment for all ages including music provided by a DJ, guest speakers, kids’ games and free food. 

This is the second year that Lebanon and Hartford have joined together to celebrate the national holiday. 

For more information, contact Joe Major at jmajor@hartford-vt.org or call (716) 602-2288.

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