Juneteenth in Sarasota is a local celebration of African-American culture and heritage, the day slavery ended in Texas (June 19, 1865). The event is observed by some as Juneteenth National Independence Day and Black Independence Day, but where can you find the best events to celebrate the holiday?

Check out our 941area guide with all the best Juneteenth events in Sarasota!

PYC Juneteenth Celebration

on Saturday, 16 Jun, 2018 11:00 AM
at Palmetto Youth Center
501 17th Street West, Palmetto, FL 34221
Attending Interested

Palmetto Youth Center celebrates Juneteenth, the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States, with its annual Juneteenth Celebration in mid-June.

Dine & Vibe (Pre-Juneteenth & Father's Day Celebration )

on Friday, 17 Jun, 6:30 PM
at 1160 Whitfield Ave
1160 Whitfield Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34243
Attending Interested

Be with us with your Father's Day and Juneteenth Celebration. Dine & Vibe! Live Music, Live Dj, Amazing Food and More!

Unsung Trailblazers 2022 Juneteenth Celebration

on Friday, 17 Jun, 7:00 PM
at Bradenton Area Convention Center
1 Haben Boulevard, Palmetto, FL 34221
Attending Interested

Don't miss an incredibly festive evening that honors our African American heritage and those who have made significant contributions to their communities and abroad.

2022 Juneteenth Community Festival

on Saturday, 18 Jun, 11:00 AM
at 13th Avenue Dream Center
922 24th Street East, Bradenton, FL 34208
Attending Interested

Come out and enjoy this cultural heritage celebration with music, food, shopping, arts, and entertainment. Don't delay. Limited spaces available.