Film Screening: Before Juneteenth: Emancipation in Florida

Next date: Monday, May 20, 2024 | 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM

The Cotton Club Museum and Cultural Center presents the viewing of a newly created documentary explaining emancipation in Florida. A question and answer period follows. Light refreshments will be served.

The City of Gainesville’s month-long “Journey to Juneteenth” celebration, from Florida Emancipation Day (May 20) through the widely-recognized Juneteenth holiday (June 19), honors the long and turbulent journey to freedom, while staying true to our history of Florida Emancipation on May 20.


  • Monday, May 20, 2024 | 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM


Cotton Club Museum and Cultural Center, 837 SE 7th Ave,, 32601, View Map

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