Juneteenth celebrations continued this weekend.
The annual Juneteenth Parade started early on June 21 at the New Hope Baptist Church.
The celebration comes, from June 19, 1865 when union soldiers arrived here in Texas, announcing the end of the Civil War.
The parade is part of Amarillo's week long Juneteenth celebrations.
Copyright 2014 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.