Journey to Juneteenth Kickoff

Next date: Monday, May 20, 2024 | 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Reading of Juneteenth proclamation and raising of Juneteenth flag at City Hall.


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 | 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM


City Hall Plaza, 200 E. University Ave., 32601, View Map

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