2021 Virtual Juneteenth Celebration 

2021 Virtual Juneteenth Celebration

Sponsored by Charleston’s FestivALL and the Martin Luther King Jr. State Holiday Commission

Saturday, June 19

With headline performer Montell Jordan, best known for the hit song, “This is How We Do It.”

And congratulations to the West Virginia artists selected to perform!

Find a program for the virtual event here.

Event Lineup:

  • Aristotle Jones
  • MaKinsey Cline
  • Dale Kat Duvernay 
  • Appalachian Children’s Chorus, River City Youth Ballet Ensemble & the West Virginia Youth Symphony
  • Kingston and Mark Price
  • Kelly Coberly
  • Victoria LaVonne Wilburn
  • Alondra Johnson
  • Capital High School VIPs Show Choir
  • Brandhi Irvon
  • Ashlyn Bell
  • Charles Shelton, Jr.
  • Headliner: Montell Jordan

The 2021 event marks the first time West Virginia Legislature has recognized June 19 as Juneteenth Day, the oldest African American holiday observance in the United States. Click here to read the full press release.