The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Strangers of Necessity performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Strangers of Necessity performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Dudley Mohammed of Mr. Dudley's Family Sweets makes cotton candy during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Dudley Mohammed of Mr. Dudley’s Family Sweets makes cotton candy during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Strangers of Necessity performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Strangers of Necessity performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Winston Wilke of St. Paul, Minn. plays mini golf during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Winston Wilke of St. Paul, Minn. plays mini golf during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Arne Wilke of St. Paul, Minn. plays mini golf during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Arne Wilke of St. Paul, Minn. plays mini golf during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Zayden Qui, 2, plays on the inflatable slide during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Zayden Qui, 2, plays on the inflatable slide during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Arne Wilke of St. Paul, Minn. plays mini golf during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Arne Wilke of St. Paul, Minn. plays mini golf during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Zander Qui, 2, and Laryah Murrell, 6, play on the inflatable slide during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Zander Qui, 2, and Laryah Murrell, 6, play on the inflatable slide during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Dudley Mohammed of Mr. Dudley's Family Sweets makes cotton candy during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Dudley Mohammed of Mr. Dudley’s Family Sweets makes cotton candy during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Dudley Mohammed of Mr. Dudley's Family Sweets makes cotton candy during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Dudley Mohammed of Mr. Dudley’s Family Sweets makes cotton candy during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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People walk by vendor tents during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

People walk by vendor tents during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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People look at food menus during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

People look at food menus during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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People look at the Curating Change inside the Pappajohn Education Center during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

People look at the Curating Change inside the Pappajohn Education Center during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Voices of Prophecy performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Voices of Prophecy performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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People dance to music during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

People dance to music during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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People watch as the Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

People watch as the Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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The People's Band performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

The People’s Band performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Winston Wilke of St. Paul, Minn. plays mini golf during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Winston Wilke of St. Paul, Minn. plays mini golf during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Strangers of Necessity performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Strangers of Necessity performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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People check out the Annie's Foundation booth during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

People check out the Annie’s Foundation booth during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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Lennie Porter gives out free smells at Ladie Lex Scented Candles during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

Lennie Porter gives out free smells at Ladie Lex Scented Candles during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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The People's Band performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

The People’s Band performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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People dance to music during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

People dance to music during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

The Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corp performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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People shop from local business vendors during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

People shop from local business vendors during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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The People's Band performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor's Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

The People’s Band performs during the Juneteenth Neighbor’s Day celebration at Western Gateway Park on Saturday, June 15, 2024, in Des Moines.

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