Jun. 18, 2021
Celebration of Emancipation Day (Juneteenth),
The state of Texas also called the day Juneteenth National Independence Day, Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day (TX).
The celebration is recognized Nationally (federal) and has historical, ethnic, and cultural significance.
Emancipation of slaves in areas in rebellion against the Union
lThe first time it was celebrated was June 19, 1866 (celebration)
June 19, 2021 (federal holiday)