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Civic Season

Partner Event | Juneteenth Freedom Party at Douglass Park

Monday, June 19

Celebrate Juneteenth in North Lawndale’s Douglass Park Field House! Learn about the holiday’s enduring legacy and North Lawndale’s own rich history of civic action, such as the renaming of the park itself. Connect with local service organizations who advocate for the community every day.

Presented in partnership with Light Up Lawndale, this year’s Juneteenth program will provide program attendees with experiences to connect to the history and impact of Juneteenth and the history of North Lawndale through storytelling, music, food, hands-on history stations, and more.

Free admission. Meet at the Douglass Park Field House, 1401 S Sacramento Drive.



The Details



19 th

12:00–3:00 p.m.

Event Location

Chicago History Museum Sharing Chicago Stories