3 ways to support Houston Black-owned businesses on Juneteenth

BLCK Market

HOUSTON – This year on Juneteenth, Houstonians will have several opportunities to Buy Black.

Local organizers have planned multiple pop-up markets that will feature Black-owned businesses across the city.

The events will also feature music, games, food, and other entertainment.

Here are 3 Houston pop-up markets to support Juneteenth:

1. Juneteenth Celebration

Time: 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Address: 2425 Emancipation Avenue

This is an outdoor celebration for family and friends in Third Ward. The event includes a Melanin Market, music, raffles, games, food and entertainment.

2. BLCK Market Houston

Time: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Address: Buffalo Soldiers National Museum, 3816 Caroline Street

The 2nd Annual Juneteenth Celebration will provide a safe place for small businesses and entrepreneurs. Curated to the Black American experience, the BLCK Market also provides an opportunity to showcase quality brands and products to tens of thousands of consumers.

3. Emancipation Avenue Market

Time: 4 - 8 p.m.

Address: 2320 Elgin Street

This family-friendly market will showcase local businesses and feature complimentary face painting and sno-cone.

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