Indiana Black Expo to hold South Bend Juneteenth celebration

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- The South Bend Chapter Indiana Black Expo will be holding their annual Juneteenth celebration on Saturday at LaSalle park.

Festivities run from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and will feature local vendors, live music and skills contests.

The celebration is held to commemorate African American freedom from slavery and will emphasize proper historical education as well as cultural awareness within the community.

Spoken-word and dance entertainment will be featured alongside local food, basketball drills and a skills contests held by Legendary Era.

The event is family-friendly and free to attend.

LaSalle Park is located on 3419 West Washington Street.  

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