2nd Annual Beyond Juneteenth: Egungun Festival

Juneteenth, a portmanteau of June and nineteenth, is also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day,…
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Location
Delaware Art Museum
Date
Saturday, June 19

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Date
Saturday, June 19
Location

Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway,
Wilmington, DE 19806

Event Type
Ticket Cost
Free

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Juneteenth, a portmanteau of June and nineteenth, is also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day. It is a holiday celebrating the emancipation of those who had been enslaved or bonded in the United States, our Ancestors, our Egungun.

Join Delaware Art Museum for their second annual Beyond Juneteenth festival, titled “Beyond” to recognize Juneteenth as the oldest celebration commemorating the freedom of enslaved people in the United States, while also acknowledging the ancestral legacy we have yet to grow into.

Learn, connect, and be empowered as the days starts with a Juneteenth Flag Raising ceremony, live performances from The Sankofa African dancers, Ghetto Songbird, Hezekiah, Egungun lle Igoke,Ebony Zuudia, Stiggz Stigalo,Tonantzin Yaotecas Aztec Dancers,Egungun Oloba along with food trucks arts and craft vendors and Art Therapy with 7God.

Hosted by Abundance child and Dr.G and Rachelle Wilson. Sponsored by Abundance Child Ministries INC, Guerrilla Republik, Delaware Juneteenth Organizing Movement, 302gunsdown.

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Willing Street,
Wilmington, DE
1.66 miles
815 Justison Street,
Wilmington, DE 19801
2.37 miles

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2301 Kentmere Parkway,
Wilmington, DE 19806
0.00 miles
Trolley Square Shopping Center,
Wilmington, DE 19806
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1901 Delaware Avenue,
Wilmington, DE 19806
0.38 miles
1709 Lovering Avenue,
Wilmington, DE 19806
0.43 miles
1705 Lovering Ave.,
Wilmington, DE
0.45 miles
1727 Delaware Avenue,
Wilmington, DE 19806
0.46 miles

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422 Delaware Avenue,
Wilmington, DE 19801
1.45 miles
1007 North Orange Street,
Wilmington, DE 19801
1.55 miles
700 King St.,
Wilmington, DE 19801
1.83 miles
815 Justison Street,
Wilmington, DE 19801
2.37 miles
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Wilmington, DE 19803
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