Juneteenth Joy: A Celebration of Black Women, Resilience, and Sisterhood - The Joy of House Music and screening of The Color Purple (2023)

  • Dates: June 15, 2024
  • Location: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Phone: 919.715.5923
  • Times: 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM
  • Admission: $7.50 for Members, $15 for Nonmembers (plus taxes and fees), Free for children 6 and under

About

Join us live from the Amphitheater stage from 5 - 8 pm for house music, followed by a screening of The Color Purple.

The Color Purple (2023). Directed by Blitz Bazawule, 2 hr. 21 min., PG-13, drama/musical

Torn apart from her sister and her children, Celie faces many hardships in life, including an abusive husband. With support from a sultry singer named Shug Avery as well as her stand-her-ground stepdaughter, Celie ultimately finds extraordinary strength in the unbreakable bonds of a new kind of sisterhood.