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Kentucky Center for African American Heritage
1701 W Muhammad Ali Blvd, Louisville, Kentucky 40203
The Juneteenth Family Fun Day will take place on Juneteenth weekend — the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States.
1:00 — 5:00 pm
The community is invited to come and explore the solar system in UofL's Rauch Portable Planetarium. Come join puppet master Troy Johnson in his puppet-making workshop, and there will be other fun things for children such as face painting, snap it up at the Photobooth and jumping around all afternoon in the Bouncy House. Want to get into the competitive spirit with cards, checkers, chess, cornhole and more?
6:00 — 8:00 pm
Join us for a relaxing evening reception for an exhibition celebrating the legacy of Blues and Jazz in Kentucky, hosted by the Kentucky Music Heritage Foundation. The program will include a sneak preview of a documentary about jazz artist Janis Carter Miller, by WeCU Productions and a musical about Mary Ann Fisher, performed by Edutainer Marjorie Marshall.