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Juneteenth – Hagerstown

June 14 - June 16

A NIGHT OF ELEGANCE KICKING OFF THE 2024 JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION-HAGERSTOWN WEEKEND.

THE FRIENDS OF THE DOLEMAN BLACK HERITAGE MUSEUM ANNUAL MASQUERADE BALL WITH A COTTON CLUB TWIST AND OUTDOOR FUN AT WHEATON PARK 

(HAGERSTOWN, MD) The FoDBHM Masquerade Ball with a Cotton Club Twist will occur Friday, June 14, 2024, from 8:00 to 11:30 pm. The ticket price is $70 per person and $650 for a table of ten. Immerse yourself in the glamour of the historic Cotton Club era at Cortland Mansion (19411 Cortland Dr, Hagerstown, MD 21742).
The Masquerade ball serves as a fundraiser for the Doleman Black Heritage Museum. Throughout the evening, you’ll experience:

  • Celebration of Progress: Learn about the museum’s recent achievements and exciting plans.
  • Website Launch and New Marketing Materials for Sale: Be among the first to explore and purchase the museum’s brand-new marketing materials.
  • Live Entertainment: Immerse yourself in the captivating atmosphere with live music and performances.
  • Raffles and Prizes: Try your luck and win exciting prizes throughout the night.
  • Delectable Food: Savor a delicious catered meal.
  • Unforgettable Fun: Dance the night away and create lasting memories!

Don your finest black-tie attire and a touch of masquerade mystery! However, masks are optional. The “…Ball”… is a black-tie event with a “Cotton Club Twist.” You can add a flair to your masquerade mask or outfit inspired by the Harlem nightclub era.

Become a Sponsor Or Purchase Tickets:
The FoDBHM Masquerade Ball is seeking sponsors to further the museum’s mission. For sponsorship opportunities, please email us directly at saunders@dbhm.org or parson@dbhm.org, purchase tickets from a board member, or through https://www.zeffy.com/ticketing/c4c71bb0-f4b9-4f31-9c5f-d8315a6316d0.

Saturday, June 15, 2024, 11 am – 9:30 pm

Wheaton Park (114 Charles Street, Hagerstown, MD): This event is FREE. Join us for a fun-filled day honoring Juneteenth at the 2024 Celebration РHagerstown! You are invited   to join our celebration of this momentous occasion with a day filled with activities for the whole family:

Health and Wellness:

  • 2.5-Mile Walk-A-Thon: Support the Doleman Black Heritage Museum with this fundraising walk.
  • Yoga and Meditation (all ages): Find your center and relax with these sessions throughout the day.

Free Health Screenings:

Kids Corner:

Lively Entertainment:

  • DJ spinning tunes
  • Dance challenges and line dancing
  • Live music performances

Community Connection:

  • Non-profit outreach tables
  • Food and beverage vendors
  • Artisan vendors
  • Celebrate freedom, community, and the rich history of African Americans in Hagerstown, Washington County, and the four-state region!

Sponsors: Hagerstown WashCo Convention Visitors Bureau, Younger Toyota, Washington County: HRT, The City of Hagerstown, Steve Swayne, State Farm Insurance, First United Bank and Trust, Doleman Black Heritage Museum, and Alesia Parson.
Take advantage of this opportunity to celebrate African American heritage, support a vital cultural institution, and have a day into the evening to remember!

Doleman Black Heritage Museum, Inc.

33-35 W. Washington Street – Room 210

Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

301.797.5019

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Start:
June 14
End:
June 16