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Juneteenth Family Reunion Festival

Unity Unlimited Inc. is thrilled to announce the Opal Lee Juneteenth "Family Reunion Festival," a dynamic celebration honoring freedom, emancipation, and the impactful work of Dr. Opal Lee. . The festival will take place in Fort Worth, Texas, from June 14th to June 16th, 2024.

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The festivities kick off with the Juneteenth Film Festival- powered by Visit Fort Worth, at AMC Palace 9, featuring a compelling selection of films honoring Juneteenth, a pivotal
moment in American history. Attendees can engage in enlightening panel discussions on June 14th
and 15th.
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From June 15th to 16th, Panther Island Pavilion will come alive with music, tantalizing food vendors, thrilling rides, captivating arts and crafts, a dedicated kids zone and a grand fireworks show. Cultural
activations throughout the festival grounds will immerse visitors in the rich heritage of African American culture.
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The music extravaganza kicks off on Saturday June 15th highlighted by a headline performance
from the renowned artist TAMIA with sub headliner performance by DVSN at Panther Island Pavilion. The live concert segment of the festival showcases an impressive lineup of artists, including Dos Negros, The Musical Doc, Yaba Buluku
Boyz, Lady Jade, Ghost-Note, Bobby Sparks and an array of other talented acts.
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The weekend will have a stand out stage play- "TIMMY’S DANCE" at the IM Terrell Performing Arts
Center on June 14th and16th. This heartwarming production follows the journey of a young boy from
Harlem to Broadway in 1945, showcasing unity and talent across generations through the collaboration of Unity Unlimited, Fort Worth Community Centers, and professional talent.
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In addition to entertainment, the Juneteenth celebration includes the "Empowering You" Health & Education Fair at Tarrant County College on June 14th and 15th. This event aims to address existing
disparities by providing access to healthcare services, educational opportunities, job recruitment, financial education, and valuable business information.
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"We are thrilled to present the Juneteenth 'Family Reunion Festival”, uniting our community to
commemorate freedom, emancipation and honor the legacy of Dr. Opal Lee," said Dione Sims
Executive Director of Unity Unlimited Inc. "This event is a testament to the resilience and strength of
our community, and we invite everyone to join us for a weekend of joy, empowerment, and
celebration."
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.JuneteenthFamilyReunionFestival.com


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Location:

395 Purcey St
Fort Worth, TX, 76102
United States

Phone:

682-738-6055 ​
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Dates: 
06/14/2024
06/15/2024
06/16/2024
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