Councilwoman to host Juneteenth celebration
POSTED: Saturday, June 15, 2013 - 4:00am
UPDATED: Saturday, June 15, 2013 - 4:04am
Baton Rouge, La — Councilwoman C. Denise Marcelle, Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Community Center and BREC are sponsoring a Juneteenth Celebration today.
The gathering will be held at Gus Young Park, located at 4200 Gus Young Avenue.
The free celebration, titled “Remembering the Past, Celebrating the Present and Embracing the Future”, will be held from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
There will be food, festivities, and music.