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Juneteenth Celebration at Midtown Global Market

June 18 @ 12:00 pm-3:00 pm


Midtown Global Market will host an entertaining and educational celebration of Juneteenth.

Activities will include a dance performance, music, free kids crafts, a presentation by African American storyteller, Beverly Cottman, and readings by author Crown Shepherd of her books, “Black Boy, Black Boy” and “Black Girl, Black Girl.”

Creative Innovators, a group of young entrepreneurs, will be on-site offering their goods and services. Informational organizations, as well as Black-owned businesses will include: Baked Brand, Blackbird Awakening, New Start Fashion, Take Care and Amani’s Crafts.

This celebration is free and the public is welcome to come and celebrate.

WHEN: Saturday, June 18, 2022

Noon – Auntie Beverly, storytelling
12:45 p.m. – Joshua Gillespie, music/drums
1:30 p.m. – Josh & Friends, dancing
1:45 p.m. – Crown Shepherd, reading
2:15 p.m. – Josh & Friends, dancing

WHERE: Midtown Global Market – Central Court – 920 E. Lake Street, Minneapolis

Convenient ramp parking on the east side of the building off 10th Street and first hour free with any purchase.
Street and flat lot parking also available.


Midtown Global Market
920 E. Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN 55407 United States
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