HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Juneteenth festivities have begun in the Tennessee Valley, marking what many refer to as “Freedom Day.” This day serves as a reminder of the end of slavery in the United States after the Civil War. 

Below is a list of this year’s Juneteenth celebrations:

Community Conversation hosted by District 6 Commissioner Violet Edwards and Dr. Karockas Watkins

Orion Amphitheater’s Juneteenth Celebration Event

Juneteenth Celebration at The Camp

Decatur Juneteenth Celebration S.I.P Bingo

3rd Annual Juneteenth Parade

Juneteenth Story Time at Decatur Public Library