Juneteenth Committee of Columbus Hosts Annual Celebration in Historic Liberty District

Though not particularly familiar with Juneteenth festivals, the Juneteenth Committee of Columbus and it’s chairperson – Tea Grimes had a vision back in 2017. Having researched Juneteenth extensively over the years, the group knew a family style celebration of the special day had to happen right here in Columbus, GA. While the look of Juneteenth celebrations across the country varies greatly, they all share a common mission - “to promote and cultivate knowledge and appreciation of African American history and culture.”

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