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Juneteenth Celebration at the Oklahoma History Center

Date/Time

June 16, 2022 to June 16, 2022
06:00 PM until 08:00 PM

Description

Features a "Music Through the Ages" themed celebration with educational presentations and musical performances representing Oklahoma’s unique African American roots.

Dr. Harold Aldridge will perform 19th-century calls and early blues while giving background information on their origins. Walter Taylor’s Blu Fonk band will play mid-20th-century blues and swing. Jabee Williams will round out the music with a more contemporary rap mix. Other performers will include Evelyn Morgan, Delta Sigma Theta and the Brothers of Stomp from Beta Omicron Sigma.

This annual event is sponsored by the OHS’s Multicultural Office and Black Heritage Committee. It is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

Location

Oklahoma History Center View map
800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr,
Oklahoma City, OK 73105, US

Additional Information

Cost

FREE

Ages

All ages welcome

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