Cincinnati’s 32nd Juneteenth Festival–

Eden Park    June 15-16, 2019

An Ohio non-profit corporation

Contact Webmaster

Cincinnati’s 32nd Annual Juneteenth Festival is produced  by Juneteenth Cincinnati, Inc.,

 An Ohio non-profit corporation.

32nd Annual Cincinnati Juneteenth Festival   June 15-16   2019  FREE   Eden Park   Music   Food   Shopping   Kids     History   FREE

Cincinnati Juneteenth  Festival

Home Kids About Us History Vendors Entertainment Photo Gallery Sponsors Contact Us Festival Map Books

Juneteenth in Cincinnati 1988-2019

Cincinnati's Juneteenth tradition began in 1988 as a neighborhood festival in Kennedy Heights--attracting some 1500 participants to Daniel Drake Park. Over the years, the annual Festival has continued to reflect its origins in a racially integrated community, with both multi-racial organization and attendance.

 In the following years the Festival has thried. Festival features have included such diverse, family-centered (and free!) activities as traditional story telling, magic acts, sack races, sweet potato pie bake-off, music (blues, African drumming & dancing, gospel, jazz, reggae, etc.).

And Festival vendors offer a wide variety of food, clothing, art, folk crafts, ethnic literature, etc.

The Festival is completely non-profit. It is staffed entirely by volunteers, organized by Juneteenth Cincinnati, with the invaluable help of many sponsors and donors.

Juneteenth Cincinnati is an Ohio non-profit-corporation. Our fiscal agent is Kennedy Heights Community Council.

Juneteenth Cincinnati, Inc.     

 6242 Orchard Lane     Cincinnati, OH 45213     (513) 631-7289