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Largest Free Juneteenth Celebration

June 17, 1 pm5 pm.

City Athletics Community Partners (CACP) will host the largest free Juneteenth Community Block Party in the Nicetown/Tioga Community.  The event will honor the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans in the United States on the oldest African American holiday. The entire family is welcome to attend the free event.

The day will begin with a block clean-up followed by a free catered meal with a live DJ. It will include a barbeque, drinks, water ice and funnel cake at no cost.   There will be free pony rides, bouncy house, face painting, axe throwing, giveaways performances and so much more. There will be over 20 small local businesses that will be selling goods and services.

The free activities include:

  • 9am-11:30am Block Clean up
  • 12pm-1pm Barbeque and Refreshments (while supplies last)
  • 1pm -1:30pm African Drummers Performance and Singing of the National Black Anthem
  • 1:50pm Positive Movement Drill Team
  • 2:30pm-4pm Philly Girls Jump Double Dutch
  • 2pm-4pm Face Painting
  • 3pm             I am a Role Model Performance
  • 4pm             Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. Beta Chapter Step Show
  • 3pm-5pm             Axe Throwing