Numerous events to happen in Baton Rouge for Juneteenth, celebrating emancipation of enslaved African Americans


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Juneteenth, a day marking the freedom of enslaved African Americans that happened on June 19, 1865, will be celebrated Friday.

The following graphic lists the Juneteenth events that will happen in the Baton Rouge area on Friday and Saturday:

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