Seattle Juneteenth Events

Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day, is a holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. It is celebrated on June 19th each year. However, traditionally, cities celebrate Juneteenth with various events, which may include parades, music festivals, educational workshops, spoken word performances, and communal meals. Find the best events and buy 100% guaranteed tickets at the lowest price.

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  • Seattle Opera: X – The Life and Times of Malcolm X
    Mar
    01
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Fri
    Seattle Opera: X – The Life and Times of Malcolm X
    98109, 321 Mercer Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $91
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  • Theatre Show
    Mar
    02
    2024
    10:00 AM
    Sat
    98101, 705 Pike St., Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $160
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  • Seattle Kraken vs. Edmonton Oilers
    Mar
    02
    2024
    1:00 PM
    Sat
    98109, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $166
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  • Batsheva Dance Company: MOMO
    Mar
    02
    2024
    8:00 PM
    Sat
    98101, 911 Pine St, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $44
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  • Theatre Show
    Mar
    03
    2024
    10:00 AM
    Sun
    98101, 705 Pike St., Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $142
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  • Seattle Opera: X – The Life and Times of Malcolm X
    Mar
    03
    2024
    2:00 PM
    Sun
    Seattle Opera: X – The Life and Times of Malcolm X
    98109, 321 Mercer Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $91
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  • Seattle Opera: X – The Life and Times of Malcolm X
    Mar
    06
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Wed
    Seattle Opera: X – The Life and Times of Malcolm X
    98109, 321 Mercer Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $91
    Tickets
  • Seattle Kraken vs. Winnipeg Jets
    Mar
    08
    2024
    7:00 PM
    Fri
    98109, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $91
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  • Seattle Opera: X – The Life and Times of Malcolm X
    Mar
    09
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Sat
    Seattle Opera: X – The Life and Times of Malcolm X
    98109, 321 Mercer Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $81
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  • The Fab Four – The Ultimate Tribute
    Mar
    09
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Sat
    The Fab Four – The Ultimate Tribute
    98107, 1932 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $71
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  • Seattle Kraken vs. Vegas Golden Knights
    Mar
    12
    2024
    7:00 PM
    Tue
    98109, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $91
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  • Seattle Kraken vs. Washington Capitals
    Mar
    14
    2024
    7:00 PM
    Thu
    98109, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $91
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  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
    Mar
    15
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Fri
    Prices from $63
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  • Seattle Kraken vs. Nashville Predators
    Mar
    16
    2024
    7:00 PM
    Sat
    98109, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $91
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  • Alvin Ailey Dance Theater
    Mar
    16
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Sat
    Alvin Ailey Dance Theater
    98101, 911 Pine St, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $58
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  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
    Mar
    17
    2024
    2:00 PM
    Sun
    Prices from $63
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  • Seattle Kraken vs. Buffalo Sabres
    Mar
    18
    2024
    7:00 PM
    Mon
    98109, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $91
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  • Mania – The ABBA Tribute
    Mar
    20
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Wed
    Mania – The ABBA Tribute
    98105, 1303 NE 45th Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $49
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  • Trevor Noah
    Mar
    20
    2024
    8:00 PM
    Wed
    98101, 911 Pine St, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $60
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  • Trevor Noah
    Mar
    21
    2024
    8:00 PM
    Thu
    98101, 911 Pine St, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $67
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  • Concerts Schedule
    Mar
    22
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Fri
    More Music At the Moore
    98107, 1932 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $30
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  • Trevor Noah
    Mar
    22
    2024
    8:00 PM
    Fri
    98101, 911 Pine St, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $74
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  • Seattle Kraken vs. Montreal Canadiens
    Mar
    24
    2024
    6:00 PM
    Sun
    98109, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $91
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  • Concerts Schedule
    Mar
    24
    2024
    7:00 PM
    Sun
    98107, 1932 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $96
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  • Seattle Kraken vs. Anaheim Ducks
    Mar
    26
    2024
    7:00 PM
    Tue
    98109, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $72
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  • Home Opener: Seattle Mariners vs. Boston Red Sox
    Mar
    28
    2024
    3:30 AM
    Thu
    Home Opener: Seattle Mariners vs. Boston Red Sox
    98134, 1516 First Avenue South, Seattle, WA, US
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  • Seattle Kraken vs. Anaheim Ducks
    Mar
    28
    2024
    7:00 PM
    Thu
    98109, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $91
    Tickets
  • Seattle Mariners vs. Boston Red Sox
    Mar
    29
    2024
    3:30 AM
    Fri
    98134, 1516 First Avenue South, Seattle, WA, US
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  • Seattle Mariners vs. Boston Red Sox
    Mar
    30
    2024
    3:30 AM
    Sat
    98134, 1516 First Avenue South, Seattle, WA, US
    Tickets
  • Seattle Kraken vs. Dallas Stars
    Mar
    30
    2024
    7:00 PM
    Sat
    98109, 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA, US
    Prices from $144
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Best Things To Do on Juneteenth Day

Juneteenth is a holiday that commemorates the end of slavery in the United States, particularly in Texas, on June 19, 1865. Celebrations usually include activities that honor African American heritage and culture.

Here are a few ways you might celebrate Juneteenth in Seattle:

 

  1. Attend a Community Event: Check with local cultural organizations, community centers, and city event calendars for Juneteenth events, which often include food, music, guest speakers, historical reenactments, and activities for kids.
  2. Support Black-owned Businesses: Spend the day visiting and supporting Black-owned businesses in Seattle. This can be a great way to celebrate the holiday and support the local community.
  3. Visit a Museum or Cultural Center: The Northwest African American Museum often has Juneteenth programming, offering a range of educational and cultural activities.
  4. Join a Parade or March: Juneteenth is often marked by parades and marches celebrating African American heritage and promoting social justice. Keep an eye out for any such activities planned in the city.
  5. Enjoy African American Cuisine: Look for restaurants or food trucks that specialize in African American cuisine and enjoy a meal as a part of your celebrations.
  6. Attend a Concert or Performance: Check for any music festivals, concerts, or theater performances happening on Juneteenth. These can often include genres deeply connected to African American culture, such as jazz, gospel, hip-hop, or blues.
  7. Educate Yourself and Others: Read a book, watch a movie, or listen to a podcast about African American history and share your learnings with your family and friends. Libraries and bookstores might have special Juneteenth reading lists.
  8. Participate in a Juneteenth Volunteer Activity: Some organizations might arrange volunteer activities on Juneteenth to help the local community. This can be a meaningful way to commemorate the day.

Remember, the best way to honor Juneteenth is to respect and value the significance of the day. Recognizing the history, struggles, and achievements of African Americans is a key part of this celebration. As Juneteenth events can vary year by year, it’s always a good idea to check for current information closer to the date.