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Galveston City Council
Freedom Days 2010
 Juneteenth to the Fourth of July

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July 05, 2010 -- Galveston photographer Robert Mihovil has provided some photos of the Fourth of July fireworks display in Galveston. More
July 04, 2010 -- The Historic Downtown Strand Seaport Partnership hosted the 4th of July Downtown Parade & Celebration in Galveston. More
July 01, 2010 -- The Houston Parks and Recreation Department is expecting large crowds in Hermann Park for the 4th of July weekend and urges visitors to use METRORail to avoid vehicle congestion. More
July 01, 2010 -- Freedom Over Texas with Fireworks Presented by Shell, Houston's Official July 4th Festival, will be held on Sunday, July 4, 2010 at Eleanor Tinsley Park. More
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July 01, 2010 -- The City of Friendswood will host its 115th annual Friendswood Fourth of July Celebration on July 4-5. More
July 01, 2010 -- The Historic Downtown Strand Seaport Partnership in Galveston will host its Fourth of July Downtown Parade & Celebration on July 3. More
July 01, 2010 -- The Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced that Galveston will host several events for the Fourth of July holiday, including fireworks displays each night of the holiday weekend. More
June 30, 2010 -- The City of League City has moved the Citizen Appreciation Day event on July 4 to the Johnnie Arolfo Civic Center due to the chance of rain. More
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June 30, 2010 -- The City of Kemah has announced that it will kick off a two-day Independence Day celebration with the Kemah Fourth of July Parade on July 3. More
June 30, 2010 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform its annual Fourth of July Celebration Concert at the Julie Rogers Theatre on Sunday, July 4. More
June 30, 2010 -- The City of Beaumont will host a variety of activities on Sunday at Riverfront Park, the Julie Rogers Theatre and at the Neches River for the city's Fourth of July Celebration. More
June 25, 2010 -- The City of League City will host its annual Citizen Appreciation Day on July 4 at League Park. More
June 25, 2010 -- The City of Pasadena will host its 4th Fest on Saturday, July 3 at the Pasadena Convention and Fairgrounds. More
June 21, 2010 -- The Pilot Club of Dickinson will host its Children's Annual Fourth of July Parade on Saturday, July 3. More
June 20, 2010 -- The Juneteenth Scholarship Gala was held at the Hilton Galveston Island Resort. More
June 18, 2010 -- Galveston Island on Saturday will celebrate Juneteenth, the commemoration of the day in 1865 that Texas slaves learned that they had ben freed by President Abraham Lincoln. More
June 16, 2010 -- Douglas Matthews, chair of the State Juneteenth Advisory Committee, has written a letter inviting Texans to join in on Juneteenth celebrations. More
June 16, 2010 -- Reedy Chapel A.M.E. Church will host a Juneteenth Celebration on Saturday, with the reading of General Order No. 3, which declared all slave as free, at the Old Galveton County Courthouse and music by the Galveston Heritage Chorale at the chapel. More
June 16, 2010 -- The City of Beaumont will host a Juneteenth Celebration in Sprott Park on Saturday to kick off the 2010 Neighbors & Concerts in the Park series. More
June 14, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host "Making of the Underground Railroad: From Slavery to Freedom", a day of children's programming to mark Juneteenth, on Thursday at the Garten Verein Pavilion and Kempner Park in Galveston. More
June 11, 2010 -- College of the Mainland will host a Juneteenth celebration on June 16. More
June 10, 2010 -- The City of La Marque will host a Juneteenth Festival on June 19 at Highland Bayou Park. More
June 08, 2010 -- The Alvin Parks and Recreation Department will host its annual Fourth of July concert and fireworks display on July 4 at Alvin Community College. More
June 05, 2010 -- The Friendswood Community Services Department announced that it is now accepting applications for booth and parade entries for the 115th Annual 4th of July Celebration. More
June 03, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host "The Making of the Underground Railroad: From Slavery to Freedom", on June 17 as part of Galveston's Juneteenth celebration. More
June 01, 2010 -- Galveston Island will host its 30th annual Juneteenth Celebration with a series of events from June 12-20. More
May 27, 2010 -- Flying Geese Productions has announced a schedule of Juneteenth events that will include performance artist and storyteller M. Waddy-Thibodeaux. More
May 09, 2010 -- The City of Pasadena announced that sponsorship opportunities are available at a variety of different levels, and volunteer positions are available for both groups and individuals for this year's 4th Fest event. More
May 01, 2010 -- A Gulf Coast Juneteenth at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston will celebrate the rich African American musical traditions of Texas and the Gulf Coast, featuring Leo Nocentelli. Website
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