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Ada Jenkins Center

Juneteenth Celebration

Our inaugural community-wide celebration
was held Saturday, June 19, 2021.

Please mark your calendars for next year’s celebration:  Saturday June 18, 2022!


This FREE celebration included:

  • a Proclamation by Davidson Mayor Rusty Knox
  • a LEARN Works student sharing what freedom means to him
  • historic dialog presented by spoken word poet Chanda DuBose
  • keynote speech from Pastor Bobby Kerns
  • music and entertainment
  • food trucks  (Chips & Dips)
  • children’s activities: bounce house, face painting, and more
  • Free COVID-19 vaccines in the Atrium Health tent
  • Free lunch for the first 200 people who stopped by the Welcome Tent!

Thank you to our sponsors

Brenda H. Tapia Family Foundation 

Davidson College 

Davidson Wine Co.

The McIntosh Law Firm

Town of Davidson 

Wade Associates