| April 22, 2018
The West Side Historical Society – in partnership with Ald. Jason Ervin, AustinTalks and other partners – will host this year’s Juneteenth festival and parade for peace June 22-24 in Garfield Park. Vendors are invited to contact organizers; VIP passes are also available.
| May 8, 2014
A planning meeting will be held 6 p.m. May 8 at Sankofa Cultural Arts & Business Center.
| June 21, 2013
West Side residents commemorated African-American heritage during a three-day event that featured a parade, performers and more.
| June 13, 2013
The three-day event starts June 14 and runs through June 16.
| June 12, 2013
The free event is held the first Thursday of the month in Austin.
| July 22, 2011
Help retire the debt for this year’s festival and raise money for next year. If you can’t make it today, your help is still needed.
| June 16, 2011
The six-day event runs through Tuesday at Garfield Park.
| January 7, 2011
Organizers of Juneteenth the African American Independence Day Festival (JAAIDF) will hold another planning meeting Saturday at Garfield Park, where the event will be held June 18-22.
| June 14, 2010
Learn more this Saturday about senior supportive living on the West Side.