DENVER (CBS4) — The Juneteenth parade in Denver stepped off on Saturday — kicking off a new national holiday promoting equality and inclusion. People have marched in Denver’s annual parade for decades, but this year, for the first time, Juneteenth is a federal holiday.
Events will be happening all weekend long in Denver to celebrate Juneteenth, the day celebrated as the end of slavery in the United States.
Don’t miss out on the celebration! Here’s a list of all the Juneteenth events this weekend: https://denver.cbslocal.com/2021/06/16/guide-denvers-juneteenth-celebrations/.