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Juneteenth Celebration


Jackie Townsell Bear Creek Heritage Center
3925 Jackson St 75061 Irving United States
Enjoy live music, food and craft vendors, bounce houses, face painting and more as the City of Irving hosts its annual Juneteenth celebration.

This year's celebration honors a number of talented African-American musicians who have shaped and redefined numerous genres of music over the past 100 years, including B.B. King, Ella Fitzgerald, Michael Jackson and Prince.

Juneteenth commemorates the date that Texans first learned of President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation.

Noon – Museum tours, children activities and vendors
1 p.m. – Opening ceremony and free In-N-Out Burger
2:30 to 4 p.m. – Main Stage Performance featuring jazz saxophonist Joyce Spencer
4:30 to 6 p.m. – Main Stage Performance featuring All Funk Radio Show