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18 Jun

Streaming - see website link

June 18, 2021 To July 16, 2021

12:00 am To 12:00 am

The rapper, poet, and activist teams up with the LA Phil—and chats with Gustavo Dudamel—in the latest episode (S2/E7) of their free streaming series Sound/Stage. Read more…

18 Jun

Virtual event

June 18, 2021 To June 20, 2021

4:00 pm To 5:00 pm

Talent collective SUBSUME Media will host a three-day event highlighting the best in pop culture, creativity and technological innovation. This interactive showcase will highlight artists, fans, makers, and masters in art, media, gaming, tech, and startup culture. Read more…

19 Jun

Historic Pine Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90813

June 19, 2021 To June 19, 2021

11:00 am To 4:00 pm

Held in Downtown Long Beach and filled with entertainment and guest speakers, bring your family and friends to come honor this monumental Juneteenth celebration together. Read more…

19 Jun

Virtual - See website

June 19, 2021 To June 19, 2021

5:00 pm To 7:00 pm

Hot Off the Press is an ongoing series of new solo works. The next presentation of Hot Off the Press, produced by the Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival, will be a virtual event on Saturday, June 19, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. PDT. Read more…

19 Jun

Fountain Theatre, 5060 Fountain Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90029

June 19, 2021 To June 19, 2021

7:30 pm To 10:30 pm

The Fountain Theatre commemorates the emancipation of enslaved women and men in Texas on June 19, 1865 — the last state to abolish slavery in the U.S. following the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863 — with a special event at the Fountain’s new Covid-safe outdoor venue in East Hollywood. Read more…

19 Jun

Exact location will be disclosed after ticket purchase. Ticket price includes headphone rental.

June 19, 2021 To June 19, 2021

4:00 pm To 6:00 pm

Bridge Projects invites you to Holy Ghost Beach Disco, A Praise Party Honouring the Ecstatic, Created by Zina Saro-Wiwa.The Holy Ghost Beach Disco is my dream come true. Though not a Christian myself, I attended church in Brooklyn from time to time when I lived there. Read more…

19 Jun

Central Park, 11200 Baseline Road, Rancho Cucamonga, CA, USA

June 19, 2021 To June 19, 2021

10:30 am To 2:00 pm

Ready to graze in the grass? Grab a blanket and pack your basket for the first annual Juneteenth picnic brunch hosted by @PoshPiknics and @Poise_with_graze join us for a day of celebration with good food, music games, history, raffle, prizes, vibes and more! Read more…

19 Jun

Bruce's Beach, 2600 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

June 19, 2021 To June 19, 2021

12:00 pm To 3:00 pm

This Juneteenth celebration, the Color of Change will demonstrate the power of Black joy as resistance. Justice for Bruce’s Beach Juneteenth Celebration will commemorate the Justice for Bruce’s Beach movement’s one year anniversary. The momentum is building as the family moves one step closer to justice. Read more…

19 Jun

Virtual event

June 19, 2021 To June 19, 2021

4:30 pm To 6:30 pm

Juneteenth commemorates our nation’s true independence—the day when all members of the newly reunited nation were finally declared free after the American Civil War. More than 400 years after the first enslaved African people were brought to the North American colonies, the fight for equality continues. Rev. Dr. Read more…

19 Jun

Los Angeles State Historic Park, 1245 North Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

June 19, 2021 To June 19, 2021

8:30 pm To 11:00 pm

T’Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country’s past. Read more…

19 Jun

Virtual event with walking component

June 19, 2021 To June 19, 2021

6:00 pm To 7:30 pm

Juneteenth Freedom Walk is a family-friendly virtual walk and holiday party supporting Lower Depth Theatre’s 2021-22 season. After a year like 2020, we could all use a breath of fresh air (literally and figuratively). Read more…

20 Jun

Online 6:30 PM EDT, 3:30 PM PDT

June 20, 2021 To June 28, 2021

6:30 pm To 7:30 pm

Per the organizer: “A Durham Tradition, Live from Hayti’s Chuck Davis Dance Emporium, is BACK! Prepare to travel the African Diaspora in this energetic and culturally rich dance exploration with a Virtual Twist,. Let the movements of the Motherland uplift your soul and jump-start your body. Read more…

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Actor Hill Harper launches The Black Wall Street platform aimed at empowering investors of color

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Black Cultural Events Expands to Chicago

Black Cultural Events Expands to Chicago

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