“Every year, June 19 marks the late emancipation of slaves in the United States, otherwise known as Juneteenth. Here in Denver, Juneteenth has been commemorated for the past nine years by the Juneteenth Music Festival, taking place in Five Points. It has become one of the largest Juneteenth celebrations in the country. Though coronavirus has stopped the Juneteenth Music Festival from throwing their annual celebration in person, the festival has adapted and found a new form of life in a virtual format.”
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Stephan, Tiara. 303 Magazine 17 June 2020.