03:00 PM until 09:00 PM
LocationPanther Island Pavilion View map
395 Purcey Street,
Fort Worth, TX, 76102
- Website: https://www.juneteenthftw.com
- Line/Box Office Phone: 682/738-6055
$45 presale VIP; $20 general admission presale; free for children under 10
- Ages: All ages
On Saturday, June 19, join this evening of music, food and culture at Panther Island Pavilion in celebration of 156 years of freedom, the accomplishments and historical significance of June 19, 1865. The festival features national and local artists, live DJs, kids' zone, food trucks and vendors, and ends with a fireworks show. Bring your lawn chairs, tents, and blankets. Note: No grills, coolers or pets allowed.
Before the festival, join Opal's Walk on Saturday, June 19 from 9am–noon held at Evans Ave Plaza, 1050 Evans Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76104. Registration from $25 for individuals. Register online and read more about the history of her walks. Ms. Opal Lee will embark on her annual 2.5 mile walk to recognize the 2.5 years it took for enforcement of Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation to reach Texas and free the slaves.
This year, Opal's Walk Live will happen simultaneously across the country. Visit opalswalk2dc.com/juneteenth-2021 to learn more and register to walk 2.5 miles alongside Ms. Opal Lee.
Juneteenth celebrations continue all month. Visit juneteenthftw.com for all the details.
June 5: Miss Juneteenth Pageant at Texas Wesleyan University
June 11: By The Block at Will Rogers Memorial Center
June 12: Empowering You at Texas Wesleyan University
June 19: Opal's Walk at Evans Ave Plaza
June 19: Juneteenth Festival at Panther Island Pavilion
June 21: Your Voice Unleashed, location is TBD