33rd Annual African American History Parade

Saturday, February 6, 2021

11am on KPXJ CW21

Sponsored by Barksdale FederalCredit Union


This year marks the 33rd Annual African American History Parade. While the actual parade cannot take place in downtown Shreveport in 2021, KTBS/KPXJ will continue to celebrate the history of the parade by taking a look back at some of the previous parades. Saturday morning, Feb. 6th at 11:00 a.m., we'll showcase an hour-and-a-half long special edition of the 33rd Annual African American History Parade. Former State Representative Barbara Norton started this parade 33 years ago, and has grown it to an amazing celebration in our community.


SHREVEPORT, La. - For more than 33 years, the African American History Parade has helped educate and celebrate the contributions Black Americans have made to the nation. It's an annual tradition that took on a different look in 2021 due to the pandemic. There was no parade, but the celebrati…

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