Juneteenth International, Inc. presented a series of cultural events on June 17, 2017 from Noon. – 4 p.m. at The Hope Center, 1425 Gust Lane, Chesapeake, VA 23320. This year’s theme was “Who Are You?” and included performances, speakers, and musicians. Lunch was served as part of the free cultural event.
This event has been presented annually and sponsored by Ernest Lowery, Lowery’s Custom Video & Photography for 10 years. The 2017 observance was supported by New Chesapeake Men for Progress Education Foundation, Inc, the New Journal & Guide and Dr. Earle Williams.