• Break dancers

    Break dancers “Oakland Originalz” entertain people during Mill Valley Recreation’s Juneteenth celebration at Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley, Calif. on Saturday, June 15, 2024. From left are Ta’Nyla Wilson, 10, Raziya Brown, 10, Giana Zackery, 10, and Kashmiere Gomez, 8, each in costume for their later Performaing Stars of Marin dance. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal)

  • Zion Harp, 12, of San Francisco, dances with Feline Finesse...

    Zion Harp, 12, of San Francisco, dances with Feline Finesse as the group performs during Mill Valley Recreation’s Juneteenth celebration at Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley, Calif. on Saturday, June 15, 2024. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal)

  • Dariah Morgan of Marin City cooks birria tacos during Mill...

    Dariah Morgan of Marin City cooks birria tacos during Mill Valley Recreation’s Juneteenth celebration at Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley, Calif. on Saturday, June 15, 2024. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal)

  • One-and-a half year old Gaia Warren of Marin City dances...

    One-and-a half year old Gaia Warren of Marin City dances along with Oakland Originalz break dancer “Nasty Ray” during a performace at Mill Valley Recreation’s Juneteenth celebration at Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley, Calif. on Saturday, June 15, 2024. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal)

  • Rapper SumOfMan performs during Mill Valley Recreation's Juneteenth celebration at...

    Rapper SumOfMan performs during Mill Valley Recreation’s Juneteenth celebration at Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley, Calif. on Saturday, June 15, 2024. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal)

  • Performaing Stars of Marin dancers take the stage at Mill...

    Performaing Stars of Marin dancers take the stage at Mill Valley Recreation’s Juneteenth celebration at Tamalpais High School in Mill Valley, Calif. on Saturday, June 15, 2024. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal)

Mill Valley Recreation, along with the City of Mill Valley, hosted the second annual Juneteenth celebration this year called the Freedom Festival at Tamalpais High School. The event honors our past through the celebration of African American Independence Day with live music, food, basketball tournament, and activities for all ages.