2021 Topeka Juneteenth Schedule of Events

The 2020 Covid pandemic changed our plans. We had a caravan parade instead of our usual celebration. We also partnered with the library to get videos of local members of our community discussing Juneteenth.

So far this year, we have been involved in a host of efforts to help our community. We are participating in food distribution with Harvesters. 

January 25th @6pm via Zoom, we will begin a Lecture Series entitled Dual America, Then and Now. It will surround current events in America and along with our past experience.

In February, we are planning a virtual town hall for the youth of Topeka to discuss the effects of Covid in their lives we call Sankofa Roundtable.

In April, we are planning a visit from 94-year-old, Ms. Opal Lee, who is campaigning around the country to make Juneteenth a national holiday. See more on our National Juneteenth Campaign page.

We welcome you to join with us for an intimate look into our community. If you would like to join us, email us for a link to Zoom at info@tffjc.org.


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2021 Juneteenth Events

Plans are underway for a Juneteenth parade on June 12th to kickoff our 2021 Juneteenth Celebration. Look for more information coming soon.

2021 events include:

June 1st at 12pm - Flag Raising and Unity Walk at the Kansas State Capitol  

June 12th at 11am - Juneteenth Parade on Kansas Ave and program at Cushinberry Park immediately following.

June 18th 5:30pm - Juneteenth Celebration Concert at Evergy Plaza

June 19th at 12-10pm - Topeka Family & Friends Juneteenth Celebration, at Hillcrest Community Center and Park

Check back to keep up to date with the latest information.