hattiesburg juneteenth
JUNE 15, 2019
Vernon dahmer park

About Us



Welcome to the 35th annual Juneteenth Celebration, which will be held on June 15, 2019!  

We are a 501(c) (3) tax exempt corporation. Our objective is to improve the quality of life by fulfilling the needs of others, through ministry. 

The Juneteenth Celebration is produced by the RAY~E FOUNDATION INC. and supported with donations and services. The celebration is given to promote diversity, fellowship and unity within the Hattiesburg Community and throughout the great state of Mississippi.

Our mission is four-fold; we seek to serve our community through spiritual, cultural, educational, and recreational activities. You can help us achieve this goal by participating in some or all of our activities.


Join us on June 15th for a fun filled day of activites. We will kick off the celebration with our  Juneteenth Parade, two stages of live entertainment live entertainment: gospel, blues, R&B and Hip hop, Softball tournament featuring 24 teams, rides,swimming and fun jumps for the kids, Booths: arts crafts and a variety of your favorite food and a big car show.


 Dont miss this fun filled, exciting event. Bring out the whole family for a great time of fun and fellowship.