Juneteenth Celebration of Freedom happening this weekend!

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(WDBJ7)-- This Saturday, celebrate a historic event in our nation's history with Booker T. Washington National Park -- Juneteenth Celebration of Freedom!

Betsy Haynes and Tressa Moore join the 7@four crew to talk about the event, which celebrates the moment freedom rang through the Burroughs Plantation where Booker T. Washington was born. Tours will be conducted by costumed employees, and reenactments will also be presented.

The event is this Saturday, June 15th at the Booker T. Washington National Monument located at:
12130 Booker T. Washington Highway
Hardy, VA 24101

The event is free and open to the public. For more information, click here