Juneteenth at Miller Outdoor Theatre - A Celebration of Freedom

Fri Jun 16, 2023 - Sat Jun 17, 2023
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Repeating every days through June 17, 2023.
8:15pm CT
Age: All ages
Price: Free
Miller Outdoor Theatre

Celebrate Juneteenth at Miller Outdoor Theater with a concert that spans over two nights and pays tribute to some of the outstanding artists of our time.

June 16:

This show takes you on a musical journey through the sounds of Blues, Classic R&B, and Hip-Hop. Come and experience the music of Luther Vandross, Marvin Gaye, Whitney Houston, B.B. King, Michael Jackson, Prince, The O-Jays, legendary Houston Hip-Hop artists, and many others. This show features a national special guest while highlighting Houston’s incredible singers and musicians.

Featured in this performance will be:

The Ernest Walker Band
Eddie Levert
Keeshea Pratt
Spud Howard
Mathias Lattin
Tamar Davis
J. Xavier
Liz Vaughn

June 17:

The Juneteenth celebration continues through music that features the sounds of Jazz and Gospel paying tribute to legendary musicians such as Miles Davis, Joe Sample, Al Jarreau, Grover Washington Jr., Aretha Franklin, The Winans Family, and many more.

This celebration commemorates the end of slavery in the United States and honors the contributions of African Americans to American music.

The music showcases a mix of traditional and contemporary jazz and inspirational sounds, highlighting the rich cultural heritage of the African American community. This celebration will provide an opportunity for people to come together and reflect on the past, celebrate the present, and look toward a brighter future for all.

 Tonight’s lineup features:

Bobby Lyle
Chris Walker
Gene Moore
Treva Jones
Rhonda McLemore
Michael Dixon
James Williams III
Mark Taylor
Patrice Dominique
Wallace Grant

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