Juneteenth

George Floyd protests in Uptown Charlotte, 5/30/2020, Juneteenth, thegrio.com
George Floyd protests in Uptown Charlotte, 5/30/2020Credit: Photo by Clay Banks on Unsplash
The annual Juneteenth celebration has been a long-standing tradition in Black communities across the country.
/ June 17, 2024
Opal Lee, the 97-year-old who championed Juneteenth, moved back to the Fort Worth neighborhood that her family was violently pushed out from.
/ June 15, 2024
CultureCon is a hub of artistic expression, vibrant colors, and the sweet sound of Afrobeat music filling the air.
/ July 24, 2023
CultureCon’s first annual celebration happened in downtown Los Angeles. Arielle Brown talks her Bea’s Bayou skincare line.
/ July 13, 2023
Courtney Whitaker talks Black creators with theGrio during CultureCon, an unforgettable event every person of color should experience.
/ July 12, 2023
At CultureCon LA, attendees experience a beautiful, immense event that celebrates Black culture and creativity.
/ July 6, 2023