Celebrate the emancipation of enslaved African Americans throughout the former Confederate States of America.

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Thursday, June 17

Authors' Night Book Signing
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Bradley Academy Museum and Cultural Center
(615) 962-8773
Local authors will discuss their books and will give the public opportunity to take photos. This event supports aspiring African American authors in Rutherford County.

Friday, June 18A young man and young woman standing next to a brick sign promoting Juneteenth

Youth Night
4 - 7:30 p.m.
Bradley Academy Museum and Cultural Center
(615) 962-8773
Bradley Academy Cultural Museum 2021 Youth Night will highlight the creative minds of today’s youth by partnering with our local youth to showcase poets, artists, musicians and more. Youth Night is a night to remember the past, celebrate the present, and look forward to the future.

Saturday, June 19

Juneteenth Independence Day
"Freedom Day"

  • Kids' Zone with free games and activities
  • Food Vendors
  • Artists
  • Live Music and Dancing

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Juneteenth Coloring page