May 15, 2023
City of Pensacola Announces Journey to Juneteenth Event Lineup
The City of Pensacola is excited to announce the event lineup for the 2023 Journey to Juneteenth Celebration, featuring a variety of events recognizing Juneteenth,
the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States.
Journey to Juneteenth is a month-long celebration spanning from May 20, Florida’s Emancipation Day, through June 19, the federal Juneteenth holiday. The journey of events will include lawn parties, galas, educational opportunities, a Gallery Night celebration and more.
This year, the City of Pensacola was able to provide several Juneteenth event sponsorships, which were made possible through $20,000 in ARPA funding allocated by Mayor D.C. Reeves.
In addition to the city-sponsored events, many local businesses and organizations are hosting Juneteenth events to commemorate the holiday.Please note: This list may not be all-inclusive, as events continue to be added. Stay tuned to visitpensacola.com/juneteenth for updates.