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Event Series: Taste of Juneteenth

Taste of Juneteenth

June 18 @ 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

Taste Of Juneteenth

Savor the fun during the 3rd Annual Taste of Juneteenth Festival Saturday, June 18th starting at 11 AM and Sunday, June 19th at 3 PM in Dublin GA, featuring a parade, live music and entertainment, food, and art for the whole family!


The 3rd Annual Taste of Juneteenth Festival presented by CultureSHOCK of Dublin celebrates the significance of African history, arts, and culture with a festival full of educational & entertaining aspects through dance, music, spoken word performances, and so much more. This FREE festival draws residents, families and tourists from all walks of life to enjoy a variety of cultural experiences.

Line Up

This year’s celebration have been expanded to a two day affair!

Saturday, June 18, 2022

11 AM – Juneteenth Kickstart Parade

Taking place in Downtown Dublin GA, colorful floats and high energy get the celebration started. Ydrate the Motivator heads back to the D.U.B. as Grand Marshall!

2 PM to 9 PM – Dublin’s 3rd Annual Taste of Juneteenth Festival

The fun kicks in to high gear at Southern Pines Ag & Expo Center located at 575 Southern Pines Road. Experience a diverse marketplace of vendors with one-of-a kind merchandise and food, “EduTainment” and entertainment coming from the stage, and more. Set up chairs and spread your blankets to take in the festivities all day. Finish off the evening with a fireworks show!

June 19, 2022
3 PM – Freedom Day Cookout at Roscoe Brower Park located at 525 Wabash Street
Family reunion vibes make this more than just a cookout. Bring out the fam, grills, and tents to enjoy the festivities, including a Car & Bike Show (The Car & Bike Show will be accepting walk-up registrations on June 19th!), Cook-Off, Kickball Tournament, and 3×3 Basketball Tournament. Participation is a great way to really soak in the celebration.

6 PM – Cash’s Juke Joint takes the stage! Talent you will not want to miss, and music you want to hear!

More Than a Taste

There are more ways than ever for YOU to participate in the two day Taste of Juneteenth celebration! Register to be a part of the parade, perform during the festival, be one of the vendors, enter the cook-off competition, enter the 3×3 basketball tournament and more.

CLICK HERE to register. **The registration deadline is May 29, 2022**

Registration Options:
2 Day Vendor ($150; with a complimentary entry in the KickStart Parade)
1 Day Vendor ($100, with a complimentary entry in the KickStart Parade)
Parade Entry ($50; entry fee waived if performing in the parade)
Car & Bike Show Entry ($30) *Sunday Only*
Cook-Off Entry ($25) Grillmaster/Sweets/On-The-Go *Sunday Only*
3×3 Basketball Team ($20/person); 4 players/team *Sunday Only*
Kickball Team ($20/person); 9 players/team *Sunday Only*
Live Entertainment (Artist, Dancer, Musician, Poet, Speaker, etc)

*Setup time for vendors at the festival will be 7:30 AM at Southern Pines. Electricity is available at the venue.
*Parade lineup will start at 9:30 AM in Downtown Dublin

If you have any questions or comments, please do not hesitate to contact us at info@cultureshockdub.org.

Parade Participants & Festival Presenters/Performers, Contact:
Ieshia Redd (478)216-8877

Vendor, Kickball, & Basketball Team Registration, Contact:
Eugene Smith (478)595-9279

Car/Bike Show & Cook-Off Registration, Contact:
Mario Jones (404)631-7347

CultureSHOCK is also looking to partner with some high school upperclassman or service groups to assist us with making sure this weekend runs smoothly. Community service hours along with in-service donations & public acknowledgment will be given. If interested, send us an email to info@cultureshockdub.org with “Helping Hands” in the subject title.
Photo Credit: Eye of Takeoff Marketing and Media


June 18
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Southern Pines Regional Park
575 Southern Pines Road
Dublin, GA 31021 United States
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