A list of Utah Juneteenth events you can attend

Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

Utah is recognizing Juneteenth as a state holiday for the first time.

Here is a list of events you can attend:

Thursday, June 16

Friday, June 17

  • Salt Lake: Flag Raising, 11:30am–12pm, Salt Lake County offices, 2001 S. State St.
  • Logan: USU panel discussions, 12-7pm, Wanlass Performance Hall.
  • Salt Lake: Soul 2 Soul open mic featuring Youri, 6pm, Black Cultural Center, 95 Fort Douglas Blvd.
  • Ogden: Juneteenth Welcome Reception, 7pm, Copper Nickel Event Center, 2450 Grant Ave. Tickets are $10 at the door.

Saturday, June 18

  • Cottonwood Heights: Strength in Shades Market, 11am–3pm, South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 6876 Highland Dr.
  • Logan: Community barbecue, 11:30am, Bridger Park, 1181 N. 400 West
  • Ogden: Utah Juneteenth festival, 12–9pm, Ogden Amphitheater, 343 E 25th St. Several events and performances are listed here.
  • Cedar City: Juneteenth at Policy Kings Brewery, 3pm–1am, 223 N. 100 West.
  • South Jordan: Daybreak Juneteenth festival, 4–7pm, Highland Park, 6050 W. Lake Ave.
  • West Jordan: Salt Lake County Library Juneteenth festival, 4–9pm, Viridian Event Center, 8030 S. 1825 West.
  • Sandy: Juneteenth observance at Real Salt Lake game, 7:30pm, 9256 S. State St.
  • Salt Lake: Nostalgia dance party with DJ Medicx and comedian Chan B, 10pm–1am, Brick & Mortar, 228 S. Edison St. Tickets here.

Sunday, June 19

  • Ogden: Utah Juneteenth festival, including Barber & Braid Battle, 12–7pm, Ogden Amphitheater, 343 E 25th St. Several events and performances are listed here.
  • Salt Lake: Summer of Color market 12-3pm, celebration 3-6pm, Sun Trapp afterparty 6-pm, 100 S. 600 West. More information here.
  • Millcreek: Juneteenth festival and skate night, 5–10pm, 1354 Chambers Ave.
  • Logan: Juneteenth interfaith devotional, 6pm, Taggart Student Center ballroom.
  • Salt Lake: AfroTribe Juneteenth party with Blaq Pages and DJ Mak, 7pm–1am, Brick & Mortar, 228 S. Edison St. Tickets here.

Monday, June 20th

  • Salt Lake: Juneteenth celebration walk, 10am, Utah State Capitol.
  • Salt Lake: Festival and Black-owned business expo, noon to dusk, The Gateway, 450 W. 100 South.
  • Salt Lake: Health expo, 12pm-6pm, and gospel concert, 7:30am-9pm, Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main St.

Tuesday, June 21

Wednesday, June 22

Monday, June 27

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