This event celebrates the Emancipation Proclamation and Juneteenth, the freeing of all enslaved people in the United States. Meet at Historic Speedwell at 11:30 am where the annual Civil War Encampment will be taking place. After the reading of the Proclamation, muster and march to the historic Morristown Green where Juneteenth activities will take place during the rest of the afternoon and evening.
This is a free event. Plan to walk 1.3 mile from Historic Speedwell to the Morristown Green. Free parking is available at the Alfred Vail School, 125 Speedwell Avenue, Morristown, and there is a courtesy shuttle between the school and Historic Speedwell.