June 17, 2023
Emancipation Park 3018 Emancipation Avenue Houston, TX
About the Event:
Emancipation Park Conservancy
3018 Emancipation Ave; Houston, TX 77004
Gospel, Jazz, Soul/R&B
Music Festival, Freedom Walk/Run
Are you ready to celebrate freedom? Houston’s most exciting Juneteenth Celebration returns! Mark your calendars for another unforgettable Juneteenth Celebration, filled with joy, unity, and cultural pride!
This year we will start the morning off with the exhilarating Freedom Walk/Run. Lace up your sneakers and join us at The Emancipation Park at 7am. You won’t want to miss this short but empowering journey that will have you feeling the spirit of freedom. We’ll wrap up by 11am, and prepare to enjoy the rest of the day’s festivities!
Once again, we’ve got an incredible concert lineup with a little something for everyone. The explosive evening concert kicks off at 3:00 pm with gospel artist V Michael McKay followed by Zydeco sensation Step Rideau, who warms things up R&B legends Lakeside, and The SOS Band. It’s going to be a night of non-stop rhythm, soulful melodies, and unforgettable performances!
Best of all, the concert is absolutely free (no tickets required)! The gates open at 2:00 pm, so grab your family and friends, and come early to secure the best spot. You’ll also have the chance to explore a variety of vendors offering unique crafts, merchandise, and delectable treats from a variety of fantastic food trucks.
Remember, for everyone’s safety, we kindly ask that you leave coolers, alcohol, firearms, and large umbrellas at home. This way, we can ensure a fun and secure environment for all attendees.
Don’t miss out on this incredible Juneteenth Celebration! Join us on June 17th at The Emancipation Park, where history and culture come alive. Together, let’s honor our past, celebrate our present, and pave the way for a brighter future. We look forward to seeing you at the Park!