Cincinnati’s 34th Juneteenth Celebration

June, 2021

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Cincinnati’s Annual Juneteenth Festival is produced  by Juneteenth Cincinnati, Inc.,

 An Ohio non-profit corporation.

Because of covid-19 concerns, the 2021 Cincinnati Juneteenth Festival will NOT be in Eden Park 

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On June 17, 2021, President Biden signed a law making Juneteenth–June 19–an official U.S. Holiday.

The first national (and Ohio) Juneteenth holiday was observed on Friday, June 18, and celebrated on Saturday , June 19!!!

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Juneteenth Festival Concert


Father’s Day Concert

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Feature performances include

      Charles Fold Singers

We Danced on the Cincinnati bank of the Ohio River, paying homage to the role that water has played in the journey into, out of, and beyond enslavement.  Read More

The Covid-19 pandemic made it impossible to have our traditional Juneteenth Festival in Eden Park in 2020. In its place we presented “Virtual Juneteenth,” which you can still enjoy on Youtube & Vimeo.

Alas, though the pandemic is slowing down, Juneteenth Cincinnati has  again decided to take the safe path and produce two video concerts that will air on Channel 19 on June 20 as well as on Community cable, YouTube & Vimeo.    

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Juneteenth 2020

Virtual  Juneteenth Festival  

Virtual Father’s Day Concert

Juneteenth Flag Raising Ceremony

In honor of Black History Month, Juneteenth Cincinnati collaborated with Kennedy Heights Arts Center to present a multi-faceted celebration of the Harlem Renaissance from February 27 to March 27, 2021. Read More

A Celebration of the Harlem Renaissance highlights the artistic and cultural achievements and enduring legacy of the Renaissance through an art exhibition, poetry reading, dance and jazz performances. We honor those who were the original pioneers of a Black Lives Matter movement that reshaped the way society would see and respect people of color.

Renaissance Jazz

Stream our Harlem Renaissance Series

Reflections of the Renaissance

Dances of the Renaissance

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CPS Student Jazz Orchestra


Cincinnati, Ohio


Join The In[HEIR]itance Project online for an interactive performance that reflects the unique and universal story of Cincinnati through ritual, song, and storytelling, as part of Juneteenth Cincinnati.

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Juneteenth 2021

Virtual  Juneteenth Festival


Virtual Father’s Day Concert