Sat, Jun 18|
W 131st St & Frederick Douglass Blvd
2nd Annual Juneteenth Freedom Fest: For The Culture
New York Urban League is proud to partner with Juneteenth Freedom Fest NYC to present The 2nd Annual Juneteenth Block Party “For The Culture” sponsored by @pepsi!
Time & Location
Jun 18, 2022, 12:00 PM – 12:05 PM EDT
W 131st St & Frederick Douglass Blvd, W 131st St, New York, NY, USA
About the event
Juneteenth Freedom Fest NYC is a 5 Day Juneteenth celebration! You can enjoy virtual content streaming only with JFFNYC & @blavity throughout the week and end the week with us in Harlem on Saturday, June 18th for our in-person BLOCK PARTY!
There will be music, food, vendors & live performances! We've also partnered with @cupsnconvos to provide all the adult games, so you know it's lit!! Prizes and giveaways will also be provided by our proud sponsors.
Got kids, we got you! We are also providing ice cream, balloons, face painting, bouncy houses and more, all at no cost for attendees!
What's happening virtually? (view on BlavityTV App, Youtube: Juneteenth Freedom Fest NYC & Blavity @6pm est nightly)
- Tue 6/14 - Business Basics Workshop: Stewart & LaToya Fonville, Entrepreneur Power Couple out of NY-workshop for aspiring entrepreneurs/business owners. Learn the 1st steps to building your own empire!
- Wed 6/15 - Getting to the Bag: Panel discussion for aspiring entrepreneurs/business owners featuring Kells Barnett-owner of Harlem Haberdashery, Laquana McNeil-author & owner of McNeil Group Brokerage & LaTashia Martin-business growth strategist. Learn what it really takes and means to be a thriving business owner!
- Thurs 6/16 - Crypto & Forex: Educational panel discussion led by DEFI Domination, a Black owned educational platform that teaches on crypto & forex investments. Learn about investing and how DEFI Domination is helping everyday ppl to be their own broker & dominate the market!
Each night will feature unique performances, Comedy Corners, Juneteenth history, sex talk segments with Black Sex Therapists(Black In The Bedroom) and so much more, Ya'll dont want to miss it!
You can catch ALL the replays on youtube on the JUNETEENTH FREEDOM FEST NYC youtube channel.
What's happening in Harlem?
- Saturday 6/18 12pm-6pm on W. 131 street and Fredrick Douglass Blvd. We are shutting down the block (again) to bring Live Entertainment, Food, Games, Raffles, Giveaways & So Much More!
Wait until ya'll see the Kiddie Zone, presented by Harlem Children's Zone! The kiddies will enjoy bouncy houses, games, art & crafts, face painting and other free family activities!
Oh, did we mention we are hosting a ton of Black Vendors! Ya'll already know we're BUYING BLACK so bring your big purse/wallet!