Well it was the first official Juneteenth celebration in Boston after the Governor’s office made Juneteenth a state holiday when the Federal government designate it a Federal holiday. This is what the programming looked like in Black Boston.
location: FRIDAY JUNE 18 6:30 pm, in Nubian Square under a partial full moon.
theme:One Night In Boston
2300 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02119
ENTERTAINMENT AND PERFORMANCES: The organizations BAMSfest, Boston Children’s Chorus, Boston Ujima Project, Boston While Black, Jazz Urbane, Project Step, and Roxbury Cultural District will help launch an annual Juneteenth collaboration titled:
The night will include musical performances, a film premier and is an in-person event that will follow the latest Massachusetts guidelines. This weekend will also serve as a tribute to Black Music Month and part of All-Inclusive Boston.
King Boston is a privately funded non-profit working closely with the City of Boston and the Boston Foundation to create a living memorial and programs honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King, and their time and work together in Boston.