|Event Date: 06/17/2017
Juneteenth Family Day Celebration
Juneteenth Celebration Committee
245 Irving Park Dr,
Battle Creek, MI 49037 USA
Since 2003 Battle Creek, MI has been celebrating Juneteenth. The local branch of the NAACP, then president Roberta Cribbs initiated the first celebration and in 2005 Juneteenth became a state holiday. On June 16, 2017 and June 17, 2017 Battle Creek, MI will be celebrating with a softball game and a movie in Claude Evans Park. On June 17, we'll have a festival in the park from 11am-6pm. We'll headline local gospel groups, R&B groups, spoken word, essay contest, Kids Corner and a lot more.