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National Juneteenth Festival and Parade

Presented by The National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF) of Alabama at Kelly Ingram Park, Birmingham AL

Jun 19 2021
National Juneteenth Festival and Parade

The annual National Juneteenth Festival will be held at Birmingham’s Kelly Ingram Park on Saturday June 19, 2021. The free event will begin with a parade at 9am and the community celebration in the park will start at 10:30am.

Attendees will enjoy food, music, vendors, entertainment and more!

Juneteenth is also known as Juneteenth Independence Day or Freedom Day. The holiday commemorates the June 19, 1865 announcement of the abolition of slavery in Texas and more generally the emancipation of negro slaves throughout the Confederate South.

The National Juneteenth Observance Foundation (NJOF) of Alabama is more than 20 years old. The organization worked hard to make sure the state recognized the Juneteenth holiday. Now

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FREE festival and parade

FREE food, music, vendors, entertainment and more.

Contact: 205-593-7171

    Official Website


Additional time info:

Parade starts at 9amCommunity event starts at 10:30am

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Kelly Ingram Park

Sixth Avenue North at 16th Street, Birmingham, AL 35203

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