Tha Cookout: A Juneteenth & Fatherhood Celebration

Next date: Sunday, June 16, 2024 | 12:00 PM to 06:00 PM


Tha Cookout is a celebration of Black Unity and Fatherhood. There will be food, music, lawn games, card games, dancing and family centered competitions. Spades enthusiasts will have an opportunity to participant in the Spades Tournament to become the 2024 Reigning Champion. Tha Cookout is FREE to enter with RSVP. Tickets are available to guarantee your plate and participate in some of the activities. 


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.


  • Sunday, June 16, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 06:00 PM


Cynthia Moore Chestnut Park, 2315 SE 35th St,, 32641, View Map

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