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Wells Fargo Presents: Juneteenth: The Journey to Freedom
June 19 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Join us under the twilight sky for a special evening in remembrance of Juneteenth. Audiences will enjoy beautiful and captivating performances by nationally recognized artists from the community and be immersed in a story-telling journey with magnificent visuals, educational narrations, moving live music, and extraordinary dance performances.
Comprised of five educational acts – The Taking from Africa to Slavery, Civil War Era- The Journey Begins, The Journey Through Civil Rights, The Journey Through Social Justice, The Journey Continues – each thematic performance tells the story of African Americans from 1865 to today and the journey to the celebration of freedom.
Presented in partnership with Miller Outdoor Theatre, Houston First, KTSU 90.9 FM and City of Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner.
Starting at 7:00 PM The Buffalo Soldiers Museum will have a replica encampment of an Indian War period military Frontier cavalry tent used in bivouacking from 1868-1890 to be toured.
To visit the official Juneteenth, The Journey To Freedom Page, click here.