Get out and join the celebration of freedom, starting this weekend. Don’t miss the Lake Charles 2020 Juneteenth Freedom Festival presented by SWLA Center for Health Services. The fest jumps-off tomorrow on Saturday, June 13 at 9:00am with a Community Day of Service at the Prater Street Community Garden.

Get out and enjoy several daily events throughout this week-long festival also known as Black Independence Day. Enjoy family fun with fellowship, food, music, praise, and much more. The festival will culminate on Friday June 19, with a fireworks display in Downtown Lake Charles beginning at 8:30pm at the Lake Charles Civic Center.

For a list of all Juneteenth scheduled events, see the event website at

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