Juneteenth 2024



JUNETEENTH FREEDOM DAY CELEBRATION

Come to Downtown Pontiac to share in the celebration of the Juneteenth Holiday.
Keep checking this page for updates about the events, parade and fireworks.

Saturday, June 15, 2024

Downtown Pontiac on Saginaw Street
Parade at 4 p.m.
Music Performances, DJ & Hustle Sessions
Kids Zone with Games and Activities
Local Vendors
Fireworks Show

Senior Shuttle Available
JT 2024 Shuttle Bus Poster


Map of Events and Public Parking
Please check the below map with locations blocked streets where festival activities are and where available public parking is located.
Click here to download the map
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Just in time for Father’s Day, on June 15 from Noon to 2 p.m., the Youth Recreation and Enrichment division will host a BBQ Cook-off for dads, sons, grand-dads, uncles and anyone who is considered a mentor or mentee!

We invite interested gentlemen to show off their culinary skills in our cook off area located at Hidden River (next to the Fillmore 13 restaurant). The tastiest BBQ will be awarded a 1st Place Prize

Space is filling up fast!

Email ttaylor@pontiac.mi.us or call 248-758-3400 today to sign up and receive details on participation (Youth Rec will provide grills for the activity).

So grab your BBQ gear, your young man or mentee and show Pontiac your grilling skills, then stay on for the Juneteenth celebration! See you June 15th on Saginaw Street!


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