By The Skanner News | The Skanner News Published: 07 June 2022
This year Washington County is celebrating Juneteenth with a board proclamation Tuesday, June 7, 10 a.m. It can be viewed on YouTubeWashingtonCountyOregon - YouTube.
Flag Raising Ceremony
The first Juneteenth Flag Raising Ceremony will be held at the Washington County Public Services Building ,155 N 1st Ave, Hillsboro, noon to 1 p.m., Monday, June 13. This is the first time that Washington County will raise the Juneteenth flag in honor of Freedom Day.
Regional Community Events
Saturday June 11, 11:30 a.m.: Zenger Farm’s Fourth Annual Juneteenth Celebration
Sunday June 12, 4 p.m.: 2022 Miss Juneteenth OR Scholarship Program Pageant
Friday June 17, 7 p.m.: Juneteenth Oregon & Last Laugh Sunday Presents Slink Johnson
Friday June 17, 4 p.m.: Black Advisory Business Council – Juneteenth Celebration
Saturday June 18, 11 a.m.: Juneteenth Parade
Saturday June 18 and Sunday June 19: Juneteenth Festival
Saturday June 18, 8 p.m.: Juneteenth Celebration Concert with Eldon “T” Jones and LaRhonda Steele
Saturday June 18 ,10 a.m.: City of Wilsonville Juneteenth Celebration