Juneteenth

Event details

  • June 16, 2018
  • All Day
  • Legacy Emanuel Field, N. Williams and N. Russell

The Urban League of Portland is proud to participate in this year’s Juneteenth parade and celebration. Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States.

The Juneteenth Oregon parade is a Portland tradition. The parade marches down MLK Blvd. and will be followed by a day-long festival of live music, art and culture, along with an exhibit of educational booths, cultural booths, and a children’s play area.