Juneteenth Celebration with African Storyteller Elizabeth Kahura
Thursday, June 15, 2023 | 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Elizabeth Kahura, will share African folklore, culture, and stories through music and interactive storytelling at Clara B. Mounce Public Library. Kahura was born in Kenya and her focus on “knowledge enrichment to the society” makes her stories an inspiration to us all.
Juneteenth Gospel Festival
Thursday, June 15, 2023 | 6PM - 7:30PM
Join the Juneteenth Committee of the Brazos Valley African American Heritage and Cultural Society in an uplifting Juneteenth celebration filled with joyful song, uplifting praise, and captivating dance at Neal Recreation Center.
Juneteenth Celebration at George H.W. Bush Presidential Library & Museum
Friday, June 16, 2023 | 9AM - 11:30AM
Immerse yourself in the Juneteenth celebration alongside acclaimed storyteller, Toni Simmons, as you embark on a captivating journey through African American culture and folklore, all brought to life through mesmerizing storytelling at the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
Saturday, June 17, 2023 | 10AM - 11:30AM
Watch the Juneteenth Parade, organized by the Brazos Valley African American Heritage and Cultural Society, featuring an array of local businesses, organizations, captivating floats, and impressive vehicles.
Juneteenth Celebration in the Park
Saturday, June 17, 2023 | 12PM - 3PM
Following the spectacular Juneteenth Parade, make your way to Sadie Thomas Memorial Park, where an abundance of family-friendly fun awaits.
Juneteenth Blues Fest
Saturday, June 17, 2023 | 6PM - 10PM
Enjoy the vibrant continuation of Juneteenth festivities as Blues Fest takes center stage in Historic Downtown Bryan, with performances by Eugene and Hard 2 Fine.
Juneteenth at the Brazos Valley African American Museum
Monday, June 19, 2023 | 12PM - 5PM
Located in Bryan, TX, the Brazos Valley African American Museum is the official repository of artifacts, oral history, media reports, and other important historical source material for the African Americans who settled and lived in the Brazos Valley of Texas. During the entire month of June admission into the museum is free. Donations are greatly appreciated and will help with the operations of the museum.