Juneteenth, Freedom Day, or Emancipation Day, celebrates the anniversary of the abolition of slavery in Texas on June 19, 1865. In the table below, you will find when Juneteenth is official marked and celebrated in United States over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Sunday June 20 Juneteenth Independence Day
2011
Sunday June 19 Juneteenth
2012
Sunday June 24 Juneteenth Independence Day
2013
Sunday June 23 Juneteenth Independence Day
2014
Sunday June 22 Juneteenth Independence Day
2015
Sunday June 21 Juneteenth Independence Day
2016
Sunday June 19 Juneteenth
2017
Sunday June 25 Juneteenth Independence Day
2018
Sunday June 24 Juneteenth Independence Day
2019
Sunday June 23 Juneteenth Independence Day
2020
Sunday June 21 Juneteenth Independence Day
2021
Saturday June 19 Juneteenth
2022
Monday June 20 Day off for Juneteenth National Freedom Day
2023
Monday June 19 Juneteenth
2024
Wednesday June 19 Juneteenth
2025
Saturday June 21 Juneteenth

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