Juneteenth On the Stage
SATURDAY, JUNE 17, 2023
BATES ATHLETIC COMPLEX
935 SPA ROAD | ANNAPOLIS, MD 21401
Festival Event Schedule
1:00 p.m.- The Parade Arrives at the Field
*Battle of the Bands Competition
1:30 p.m. Welcome from Mayor Buckley, County Exec Pittman, Governor Moore, and Dr. Coates
1:40 p.m.- Black National Anthem performed by XPRESSIONS Dance Company
1:55 p.m. Carnival Bounce African Performers
2pm- Marketplace and Watoto Children's Village Opens
On the BIG STAGE
2:00 p.m.- Therron Fowler and Company
2:30 p.m.- Divine of Annapolis
3:00 p.m.- Bald Boss Hair Show
3:20 p.m.- Beverly Crawford
4:15 p.m.- Nadja Scott and Divine Anointing
4:30 p.m.- INTRODUCING Le'Andria Johnson
5:20 p.m. Lil Syxx- Young Positive Rapper
5:30 p.m.- Demola the Afrobeat Violinist
6:30 p.m.- Vivian Green
7:35 p.m.- INTRODUCING Rakim
8:30 p.m.- Be'La Dona (40 min)
9:15 p.m. -FIREWORKS
Q: How much does it cost to attend the festival?
A: The parade and festival are free to the public. There is no cost of admission.
Q: Can I bring a tent?
A: No, tents are not allowed, but you may bring chairs and umbrellas.
Q: Can I bring a cooler?
A: Yes, you may bring a cooler.
Q: Is alcohol allowed?
A: This is an alcohol-free event. No alcohol/liquor is permitted at the festival and there will be no sale of alcohol/liquor by any vendor.
Q: Will there be on-site parking?
A: Parking at Maryland Hall and the Bates Athletic Complex is strictly reserved for event staff, volunteers, vendors, and performers. Please click here for information on how to get to the festival and where to park.