Juneteenth celebration begins Friday, June 15th at the African American Museum of Iowa, and wraps up Saturday the 16th, with a party at Viola Gibson Park.

Friday enjoy:
-$1 admission at the Museum, all day
-Cedar Rapids Civil Rights traveling exhibit, all day FREE
-Dr. Brie Swenson-Arnold presentation and refreshments
“The Emma Oliphant Story” at 7 PM FREE

Saturday events:
FREE All day at Viola Gibson Park

11 am- 4pm
MC Brea Love from KCRG
Mayoral Proclamation at noon
Live Stage Entertainment
Youth STEM activities
Face Painting
TJ the Clown Balloon Art
Food Vendors, including:  Keepin’ Up With The Jones’s, Chameleon Candy and Island Vybz