On Saturday, June 16, 2018 in Lawton, OK there will be a Juneteenth Festival. The Juneteenth Festival is celebrating the end of slavery. The celebrations go all the way back to June 19, 1865. There will be food, music, activities, games, and entertainment. This event is for all ages and is free. There will be an opening ceremony at 3:30 pm and will end around 8:00 pm. The opening ceremony will be at 102 NE Gore Boulevard in Lawton, OK and the entertainment will be at Douglass Park/Patterson Center #4 NE Arlington in Lawton, OK. If you have any questions or need more information call (580)-581-3485 after 11:00 am.
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