Krewe De Onyx shares details of upcoming Orange Juneteenth Celebration

Published 12:10 am Friday, May 3, 2024

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Krewe De Onyx in the City of Orange has announced details for its annual Juneteenth Celebration.

The event is set to take place Saturday/June 15 and Sunday/June 16 from 4 to 10 p.m. in Orange and feature live entertainment and community engagement, honoring the history and importance of Juneteenth.

Attendees can look forward to an energetic lineup of live music and performances by Perry Richard, Jeremey Fruge, Lil Nate and Roi Anthony to kick off the festivities.

Local favorite DJ Shocker Shawn will be on deck to keep the crowd pumped up.

With a combination of music, dance and entertainment, this celebration guarantees a memorable experience for all, organizers stress.

A variety of food trucks offering delicious cuisines will be present for guests to indulge. Attendees are encouraged to bring chairs and picnic blankets for a relaxing experience.

To ensure a secure environment, alcohol and pets are not permitted.

Barbecue pits and cooking equipment are only allowed for vendors who have been pre-approved. All vendors and booths must be pre-registered to participate.

Admission is free and open to the public, so gather friends and family to join in the celebration, organizers stress.

“Krewe De Onyx extends its appreciation to the City of Orange and the EDC, as well as sponsors Granger Chevrolet, The Crawfish Hole, DOW and Golden Triangle Polymer for their generous support and unwavering commitment to the community,” a Krewe release states.