Friday, June 20-Satuday, June 21
The inaugural Guthrie Green Juneteenth event kicks off a great weekend of music at the Guthrie Green, 111 E. Brady St. The two-day event begins with performances on Friday, June 20, at 7 p.m. L2 and Sassieon Dupris are the night’s main acts, but also look for music from DJ Spencer LG, Leon Rollerson and a performance from the Production Dance Crew. The festival continues at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 21. The GPW Boys and the Kings of Joy are joined by other gospel groups and music acts, including Darell Christopher and Joey Crutcher & the Gospel Music Workshop of America. Both nights are free and open to the public. The Juneteenth Music Jubilee is presented by the Martin Luther King Commemoration Society in celebration of Juneteenth, which began at the end of the U.S. Civil War. For more about the jubilee, visit www.guthriegreen.com.