- Category: Community
- Published on 13 June 2013
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
A Juneteenth Parade and Celebration has been set for Saturday, June 15 in downtown Mount Vernon. The event will begin at 11 a.m. with a parade. Immediately following the parade,
free hot dogs, chips, sodas, and watermelon will be served on the square. A live DJ will provide music for the event. For more information and details on how to join the parade, see the June 13 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.