Juneteenth Atlanta Black History Parade is an extension of the Juneteenth Atlanta Parade & Music Festival held June 14-16, 2019, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at the Home Depot Backyard, Next to Mercedes-Benz Stadium. The address is 1 Backyard Way, Atlanta, GA 30313.
The parade starts on Saturday, June 15th, 2019 at 10:00AM and travels east on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive From Mozley Park -1565 Martin Luther King Jr Drive NW, Atlanta, GA 30314 to The Home Depot Backyard next to Mercedes-Benz Stadium where it joins with the continuation of the Juneteenth Atlanta Music Festival that will already be in process!
Watch and then follow this fabulous parade of Black History Floats, Marching Bands, Youth Groups, Majorettes, Car Clubs, Bike Clubs, Dance Teams, Second Line-Atlanta Style, Community Organizations, Black Owned Businesses acknowledging 400 Years of Achievements.
We are witnessing a quadricentennial! 1619-2019 equals 400-Years of surviving the worst conditions ever inflicted on a people in history and as the great Maya Angelou stated and Still we Rise. This is a once in a lifetime celebration!
Come out and parade the streets of Atlanta in tribute of those whom came before and those who follow.
We invite you to get involved, participate and bring your dancing shoes and follow the parade all the way to the Juneteenth Atlanta Festival. Ride Marta or Ride Share and get dropped off so you can follow the parade to the Festival.
For more information visit www.juneteenthatl.com. Come with family and friends and join us for the weekend of weekends.