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Black History Parade and Festival

  • Saturday, Feb 18th, 2023, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Parade and Festival

The Human Services and Recreation Department and volunteer Black History Parade and Festival Planning Committee are hosting the annual Pasadena Black History Parade and Festival on Saturday, February 18. One of Southern California’s largest and longest-running Black history parades, the Pasadena Black History Parade and Festival begins at 10 a.m. at Fair Oaks Avenue and Figueroa Drive and ends at Robinson Park, 1081 N. Fair Oaks Ave. Stay and enjoy the festival at Robinson Park, which runs until 4 p.m. The festival features live bands, dance performances, community booths, guest speakers, food for purchase, and tons of fun!

Street Closures


The following streets will be closed for the parade and festival during the times listed below:

Hammond Street between Fair Oaks Ave and Morton Ave, 7:00 am- 6:00 pm
Morton Ave between Mountain St and Woodbury Rd, 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Fair Oaks Ave between Woodbury Rd and Harriet St, 7:00 am- 12:00 pm
Fair Oaks Ave between Mountain St and Woodbury Rd, 9:00 am- 1:30 pm
Mountain St between Raymond Ave and Sunset St, 9:00 am- 1:30 pm

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Venue Information

  • Robinson Park
  • 1081 N. Fair Oaks Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91103

Organizer Information

  • P: (626) 744-7330

Event Information

Mapped location of Black History Parade and Festival