Juneteenth 2022


Juneteenth is on Sunday 19th June in 2022

Juneteenth (short for “June Nineteenth”) is usually celebrated on the third Saturday in June and commemorates the end of slavery. Juneteenth is a federal holiday in the United States.



On June 15, 2021, the Senate unanimously passed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act,[86] establishing Juneteenth as a federal holiday.

Juneteenth is a federal holiday in the United States

Juneteenth Celebrations

New York 



Each year features a theme that educates the Black community on its history while creatively changing the narrative of the devastating impact of slavery.
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Boston

June 19th is celebrated and commemorated in the United States as the anniversary of when enslaved persons in parts of Texas first learned of their liberation in 1865. Juneteenth, as this annual event is named, is observed in Boston and all over our nation in a festive and poignant way with food, art, music, dance and remembrance of the history of slavery and freedom.
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Arizona 

Juneteenth celebrations 2021: events happening around the Valley
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“Juneteenth is a federal holiday in the United States. … On June 15, 2021, the Senate unanimously passed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, establishing Juneteenth as a federal holiday; it subsequently passed through the House of Representatives by a 415–14 vote on June 16.”


Juneteenth is a federal holiday in the United States


Upcoming dates for Juneteenth:

 
Year Juneteenth
2022 Sunday, June 19
2023 Monday, June 19
2024 Wednesday, June 19
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