A day to celebrate!
Join KEXP's Juneteenth Pop-up Live, on the Radio, or Streaming Online
Tune into KEXP for Juneteenth, broadcasting live from the Juneteenth Pop-up Market at Midtown Square at 23rd and Union in Seattle on Sunday, June 18th from 12-6 PM with Riz, Larry Mizell, Jr, Eva Walker, Vitamin D and Lace Cadence. Then continue listening all day on Monday, June 19th as KEXP keeps the celebration going with Gabriel Teodros, Eva Walker, Lace Cadence, Larry Mizell, Jr., and Riz. ACLU-WA materials will be available for pick up in the KEXP Gathering Space all weekend long.
Attend a Juneteenth EventCheck our new resource to help you find a Juneteenth celebration near you.
Celebrate Black VoicesListen to our Juneteenth Playlist on Spotify curated by DJ Gabriel Teodros
Save the Date for Festival Sundiata: Black Arts FestMark your calendar for the weekend of July 14. The ACLU-WA is proud to be a presenting sponsor of this year's festival. Visit our table in the Seattle Center Armory to meet us and check out our photo booth. Learn more.
A day to activate.
Juneteenth commemorates the end of slavery on June 19th, 1865. However, true freedom for Black Americans is still long overdue. There is much work to be done. Here are some ways that you can learn more about Juneteenth and support community efforts toward liberation.
Support Police Accountability in Washington
Learn about the work the ACLU of Washington and community members are doing to end police violence in our state.