The 2024 SA Juneteenth Block Party &Fair is scheduled to run from June11-15th. The location is TBA. Our goal is to create opportunities and provide resources to help close the disparity gap in the Black community in the areas of education, small business, and healthcare with the help of our community partners and sponsors by bringing together relevant and necessary resources year-round through our speaker series in addition to the 3-day celebration which will include small business workshops, networking, and a vendor fair.

Day 1- Juneteenth Mixer 5:30-8PM

This event is designed for entrepreneurs and business professionals to come together, fostering connections and expanding their network. Beyond networking, the mixer provides a unique platform for Juneteenth sponsors to engage with the community, fostering meaningful partnerships and showcasing their commitment to diversity, inclusion, and economic empowerment.

Day 2- Juneteenth Small Business Workshops

Join us for a day of empowering Small Business Workshop dedicated to fostering the growth and success of African American businesses. This unique event aims to provide invaluable knowledge and skills to entrepreneurs, equipping them with the tools needed to build and expand their enterprises, ultimately contributing to the creation of generational wealth. The workshop will feature expert presenters, including sponsors, business coaches, consultants, and representatives from public agencies such as the City of San Antonio, all committed to supporting the development of thriving African American businesses.

To participate in the workshops guests are required to register, and the workshops operate on a donation-based model to ensure accessibility for everyone.

Don't miss this opportunity to engage with a community of like-minded entrepreneurs, learn from industry experts, and take significant strides towards the sustainable growth of your business.


Juneteenth has been celebrated in San Antonio for over 30 years. In June 2020, Mayor Ron Nirenberg made Juneteenth a recognized holiday in San Antonio. June 2021, it became a federal holiday.


Empower African Americans to be healthy, financially secure and educated in order to thrive in their community.


To close the health, wealth, and education gap in the African American Community through education, collaboration, and key service

CORE Values:

Education- Health & Wellness History- Community- Economic Empowerment


The S.A Juneteenth Block Party & Fair is hosted by Dream Big Scholarship Fund Inc a 501 C(3) to raise money for our scholarship program and bring awareness, educate and provide resources in three major areas where African Americans are disproportionately affected when it comes to opportunity and access: Small Business, Health & Wellness and Education. This event is FREE and open to the community. The SA Juneteenth Block Party/Fair features local small businesses, public agencies, non-profit organizations, and community partners in the 3 areas previously mentioned. Attendees have an opportunity to patronize and get information from the vendors, enjoy performances, including live music, DJs, and speakers. Join us as we celebrate freedom, love and respect for the African Diaspora and heritage with Live music, food, vendors and more. Fun for the whole family.

Small Business: Banks, Local small businesses from skin care to apparel.
Education: HBCU’s, Colleges, Charter schools, Youth Programs and more
Health and Wellness: Hospitals, Clinics, Mental Health Resources
Food Trucks • Live Music • Photo Booths • Kids Play Area • Adult Play Area



The Freedom Speaker Series is an extension of the S.A Juneteenth Block Party & Fair. The purpose is to educate, empower and provide resources to the African American community. The series of events will focus on the 3 pillars of the Juneteenth event which are education, small business and health wellness. Each event will explore the history of the disparity and resources and tools to overcome and move in a positive direction. The series will consist of culmination of seminars, panel discussions and Speaker Q&A’s with leading experts, cultural icons and community leaders from around the country. This platform will serve to tell our stories in an engaging way that will yield information and knowledge to build upon the legacy of our ancestors.




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