Join Us at Our 15th Annual Juneteenth Celebration!

June 19 at Vale Cemetery, Schenectady:

Honoring Our Ancestors at the Historic Ancestral Burial Ground

June 20 at Central Park, Schenectady:

Food • Vendors • Health Fair • Youth Talent Show • Kids' Activities • Non-Profit Expo

Performances by Local Talent • Historic Displays • Hair Braiding Competition & More!


Volunteers Are Always Needed!

Please call 518-312-6129 if you are interested in helping plan and/or staff the Juneteenth Celebration.

Vendors Needed!

Please call 518-986-0298 or 518-878-8384 if you are interested in booth rental.

Sponsorship Proposal/Vendor Form

Calling for Kings, Queens, Princes and Princesses!

Does the blood of royalty run in your veins? Show us who you really are. Enter Hamilton Hill Arts Center's first Juneteenth King and Queen, Prince and Princess competition.

Application Form


The Hamilton Hill Arts Center is a non-profit 501(c)(3) cultural arts center located in the Hamilton Hill neighborhood of Schenectady, NY. Our mission is to ensure the healthy development of youth by promoting their involvement in the visual, performing, and English language arts, as well as a unique focus on African and African-American art.

The Hamilton Hill Arts Center (HHAC) blends African and African-American arts and culture with educational and character-building activities, making the center a unique resource in the Capital Region.

Founded in 1968 as a drop-in arts center for at-risk youth, our program offerings have expanded to meet the growing needs of our community. We bring beauty, culture, and hope to an inner-city neighborhood and the entire region.

Hamilton Hill Arts Center Summer Program

2015 Dates Coming Soon!

Days/Hours of Operation:      

Monday – Friday
10 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Donation to defray cost:

$25 per child
Includes lunch

Application Form


Hamilton Hill Arts Center

409 Schenectady Street

Schenectady, NY 12307

Tel: 518.346.1262 / Fax: 518.346.2625

E-Mail: info@hamiltonhillartscenter.org


Thank You to our Sponsors






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