As summer approaches, Salisbury, North Carolina, is gearing up for one of its most significant annual events: the Juneteenth Celebration. This year’s festivities promise to be bigger and better than ever, bringing the community together to honor and reflect on a pivotal moment in American history.



Juneteenth Celebration

June 13 - 19, 2024

Salisbury, N.C.


The Salisbury-Rowan NAACP has announced that the theme of this year's Juneteenth Celebration is "Breaking Every Chain: Making Equality a Priority." Let's come together to reflect, honor the past, and commit to equality at this year's celebration. Keep reading to discover everything you can look forward to the week of Juneteenth 2024 in Salisbury, N.C.


Juneteenth NAACP


Salisbury-Rowan NAACP's Juneteenth Celebration

Schedule of Events


Thursday, June 13

  • Stronger Together: A Prayer Vigil
  • Location: Rowan County Admin Building - 130 W. Innes St.
  • Time: 6 P.M.


Friday, June 14

  • Southern Soul Music & Fish (Ticket Required | 21+ Event)
  • Location: Salisbury Civic Center - 315 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave.
  • Time: 7 P.M. - 10 P.M.


Saturday, June 15


Sunday, June 16

  • Soulful Sunday Celebration
  • Location: Bell Tower Green - 120 S. Church St.
  • Time: 4 P.M. - 7 P.M.


Monday, June 17

  • Youth Culture Day *In Partnership with Summer Camps


Tuesday, June 18

  • Juneteenth: A Day of Service *Volunteer Community Service Projects


Wednesday, June 19

  • Juneteenth Heritage Breakfast
  • Location: Hall Gym - 1400 W Bank St. #B
  • Time: Doors Open at 7:30 A.M. | Event Starts at 8 A.M.


For more information, email and follow the Salisbury-Rowan NAACP on Facebook.


Mark your calendars and come join the Salisbury community in celebrating Juneteenth. Whether you’re a long-time resident or a visitor, this event offers a unique opportunity to connect, learn, and celebrate freedom and unity. Together, let’s make this Juneteenth a memorable and impactful celebration!


Photos in post by the Salisbury-Rowan NAACP