Juneteenth in Boston


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There are several JUNETEENTH event dates at Boston’s Museum of African American History downtown and on Nantucket Island.

The museum has Open House admission. Opens at 10am until 4pm, at 46 Joy Street, on Beacon Hill from June 15th to July 4th  

Special Juneteenth Museum Tour; Screening of Jubilee, Juneteenth, and the Thirteenth; Face painting; Story Time; Italian Ice by Slushy Lady Boston; Music and Dancing!

Boston’s Museum of African American History also on Nantucket Islsnd

From 10am – 4pm at 27-29 York Street, on Nantucket Island, the museum has the NANTUCKET BLOCK PARTY

Celebrate Juneteenth with a Block Party! Food, fun, music, kids activities, more details to come! This event is in partnership with the Nantucket Department of Culture and Tourism, Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce, and the Nantucket Historical Association

All day from 11am – 7:30pm  


Black Heritage Trail Tour; Face painting and balloon art; Italian Ice by Slushy Lady Boston; Special History Talk; Drum Circle with Cornell Coley; Musical Performance by City Strings

Elsewhere in the city,

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Juneteenth Boston Event


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The Asian Community Fund  2024 Inaugural Gala is Thursday, October 3, 2024  from 5:30 – 9:00 PM. This is a ticketed event. The public is invited.