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Juneteenth Celebration at Midtown Global Market

June 18, 2022 @ 12:00 pm 3:00 pm

Midtown Global Market will host an entertaining and educational celebration of Juneteenth.

Activities will include a dance performance, music, free kids crafts, a presentation by African American storyteller, Beverly Cottman, and readings by author Crown Shepherd of her books, “Black Boy, Black Boy” and “Black Girl, Black Girl.”

Creative Innovators, a group of young entrepreneurs, will be on-site offering their goods and services. Informational organizations, as well as Black-owned businesses will include: Baked Brand, Blackbird Awakening, New Start Fashion, Take Care and Amani’s Crafts.

This celebration is free and the public is welcome to come and celebrate.

Noon – Auntie Beverly, storytelling
12:45 p.m. – Joshua Gillespie, music/drums
1:30 p.m. – Josh & Friends, dancing
1:45 p.m. – Crown Shepherd, reading
2:15 p.m. – Josh & Friends, dancing

Convenient ramp parking on the east side of the building off 10th Street and first hour free with any purchase.
Street and flat lot parking also available.

Details

Date:
June 18, 2022
Time:
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://midtownglobalmarket.org/new-events/2022/6/18/juneteenth-celebration-and-saturday-sounds-with-joel-shapira

Midtown Global Market

920 E. Lake Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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