Juneteenth Oregon Parade 2014
Musicians play traditional African instruments along the Juneteenth parade route
Paul Knauls of Geneva's Shear Perfection Barber and 'Mother of Juneteenth' in Portland' Clara Peoples ride in style during the Juneteenth parade.
Representatives from the Freemasons and Eastern Stars of the 'Sons of Haiti' Masonic Lodge on North Mississippi Avenue greet spectators at the Juneteenth celebration along Martin Luther King Boulevard.
Full Harvest Fellowship Church Youth Authority had a strong presence walking the Juneteenth parade route Saturday, June 21 joined by kids and adults alike.
Nikki Brown Clown enthusiastically greets the crowd from the backseat.
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The Juneteenth Oregon festival on June 21, 2014 celebrated the African American path to freedom, from emancipation to the achievements of Oregon’s own black pioneers.
The following are pictures from the Juneteenth parade route through Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
All photos by Mark Washington/The Portland Observer.