BUFFALO, N.Y. — This year celebrates the 45th consecutive Juneteenth Festival of Buffalo and the tradition will continue with Juneteenth festivities taking place online through social media
Due to COVID-19 restrictions and a dedication to the safety of the WNY, community the Board of Directors of Juneteenth of Buffalo announced that instead of the people coming to Martin Luther King Jr Park for Juneteenth Festival, the Juneteenth Festival will come to the people through a virtual online celebration through social media.
Check out video presentations on enrichment, education and community spirit posted on JuneteenthofBuffalo.com and on the Juneteenth of Buffalo facebook page and Juneteenth Festival of Buffalo YouTube Channel. The Juneteenth Festival Arts & Cultural Stage also has it's own facebook page -Click Here.
Please share your favorite photos and memories of past Juneteenth Festivals with WGRZ using the #BeOn2.
The tradition and mission of Juneteenth of Buffalo will continue. Juneteenth of Buffalo, Inc. exists exclusively for charitable and educational purposes. Staffed by volunteers, its mission is to actively preserveand promote the broad spectrum of African American heritage through educational and cultural activities that will benefit the community as a whole.
WGRZ Ch. 2 is a sponsor of Juneteenth of Buffalo. Check out our photo gallery from 2019 Juneteenth Festival of Buffalo. Please share your favorite picture from past Juneteenth Festivals with #BeOn2
PHOTOS: Scenes from Buffalo's 44th annual Juneteenth parade and festival
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