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June 8, 2021

Juneteenth celebrations across Texas in 2021

June 19, or Juneteenth, marks the day in 1865 when Union soldiers landed in Galveston, Texas with news that the Civil War had ended and the enslaved were now free. An estimated 250,000 enslaved people residing in Texas were informed of their freedom, two...
June 3, 2021

Pride celebrations across Texas in 2021

Happy Pride Month, Texans! It’s been two years since we got together in-person to celebrate Pride and the LGBTQIA+ community, and with vaccination rates rising, Texans are ready to get back to the parades. Each year, we celebrate Pride Month in June to...