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Minnesota Statewide Juneteenth Celebration

June 17 @ 4:30 pm - 8:45 pm

Mankato Family YMCA | Minnesota Statewide Juneteenth Celebration

Destiny Owens Founder and CEO of True Essentials Consulting (formerly B.E.A.M.) and Bethany Truman, southern regional representative of The Minnesota Hip Hop Coalition are honored to announce, The Inaugural Minnesota Statewide Juneteenth Celebration (MSJC)! We have planned two days of coming together to celebrate Juneteenth in Minnesota!

Friday evening is all about our youth from 4:30 to 8:45 p.m. we will be at the YMCA in Mankato for an evening full of activities:

  • Youth Business Expo
  • Youth Fashion Show
  • Youth art Exhibit
  • Crowning of Mr. & Miss Juneteenth
  • FREE food by Zoe’s Fixins

** Dj Mickey Breeze will be holding it down on the 1s and 2s.

On Saturday there will be something for everyone to enjoy:

  • 10:00 to 11:45 a.m. – Youth workshops (DJ and Beatboxing) kick off the day
  • 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – The Father’s Day basketball tournament with cash prizes goes from  (limited registration to 18 teams )
  • 12 p.m. – Official kick-off with a land acknowledgment


Mankato Family YMCA
1401 South Riverfront Drive
Mankato, Minnesota
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