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A Portland tradition started 45 years ago by the late and beloved community leader Clara Peoples, the annual Juneteeth Oregon Celebration, will once again start with a parade along Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Russell Street and conclude with a daylong celebration at the Legacy Emanuel Hospital Field.  This year’s annual event is coming Saturday, June 15.

A Portland tradition started 45 years ago by the late and beloved community leader Clara Peoples, the annual Juneteeth Oregon Celebration, will once again start with a parade along Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Russell Street and conclude with a daylong celebration at the Legacy Emanuel Hospital Field. This year’s annual event is coming Saturday, June 15.

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