This Saturday marks the first year in which Juneteenth will be celebrated as a state holiday.
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Juneteenth
Aliyah Walker
Over 45 people gathered at the Narragansett House in Oak Bluffs Saturday to celebrate Juneteenth, and its new status as a federal holiday.
Juneteenth
Narragansett House

2022

The Vineyard celebrated its first formal Juneteenth holiday in grand style, feeding body and soul.
One year after being recognized as a federal holiday, Juneteenth will be celebrated this weekend on the Vineyard in the form of a weekend-long jubilee.
The African American Heritage Trail of Martha's Vineyard has announced a weekend of events to celebrate Juneteenth.
Island businesses and nonprofit organizations are joining forces this year to celebrate the newest federal holiday, Juneteenth, with a weekend filled with art, music and lectures by leading scholars of black history.

2021

Over 45 people gathered at the Narragansett House in Oak Bluffs Saturday to celebrate Juneteenth, and its new status as a federal holiday.
This Saturday marks the first year in which Juneteenth will be celebrated as a state holiday.

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