Juneteenth Celebration

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Special Event

Age Group:

Family, Teens, Adults
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Program Description

Program Details


Let's celebrate Freedom Day in Ames/Story County!

  • 3-7pm: Family Activities & Vendors
  • 6-8pm: Line Dance Party with DJ
  • 8pm: Black Panther Movie Showing sponsored by Ames Public Library Friends Foundation

Enjoy an afternoon of live entertainment, food trucks, arts and craft activities, games, and more! This free event is for everyone to celebrate and participate!

For more information, visit @AmesBranchoftheNAACP on Facebook or @AmesIowaNAACP on Instagram.


Presented in partnership with Ames Public Library, Ames Chamber of Commerce, Ames Branch of the NAACP, Ames Human Relations Commission, Ames Parks and Recreation, Ames Police Foundation, Black Liberation Movement(BLM), Body of Christ Church(BCC), Celebrations Party & Rental Store, Copyworks, Harvest Vineyard Church, Hy-Vee, Iowa Department of Public Safety, Iowa State University, ISU Black Faculty Staff Association(BFSA), Renewable Energy Group(REG), Shawn Smith Attorney At Law, Sign Pro, Story County, and Wilson Toyota.

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