Go Local: Juneteenth Celebrations

Honor, support, and celebrate the importance of Juneteenth all weekend long with two FREE events for the whole family in the Greater Richmond Region.

First, on Saturday, June 17th, Henrico Recreation & Parks is holding their Juneteenth Celebration at Dorey Park from 4pm–10pm. Enjoy live entertainment, a kids zone, food trucks, over 80 vendors, and a fireworks finale (no registration required). For more event info and a list of vendors, visit the Henrico County website.

Then, on Sunday, June 18th from 12pm-10pm, check out the 3rd Annual Juneteenth Block Party Festival hosted by the The Black Village of RVA. Located at the Richmond Diversity Center, the festival features more than 100 Black-owned businesses, dance, food, live music, spoken word, games, and more! See their Facebook Event for more details.

AdvantaStaff is the region’s premier resource for qualified short and long-term staffing – and direct hire recruitment – for distribution, manufacturing and light industrial businesses. As we serve Central Virginia, we love to support local businesses and organizations that benefit the Greater Richmond Community.