The parade begins on Anaheim Boulevard at 10 a.m. and concludes with the cultural fair at the Center Street Promenade. The event is sponsored by the Orange County Heritage Council commemorating African American contributions to the fabric of Orange County.
Spectators of the parade will have prime viewing on Anaheim Boulevard, between Lincoln Avenue and Broadway and may enjoy the vendors and entertainment through the Cultural Fair that follows.
Entertainment includes musician, Phil Gates; actress and television host, Kiki Shepard; comedian Lester Barrie; singer, Oscar Snow; singer, Leeah D (Miss Expo); singer, Venson Quarles, and many more.
Recently, Wright has allowed the G.R.E.E.N. Foundation to use her art work titled “Deree en Tventik” to promote mammography screenings and breast health education for African American women in Orange County, California. The Foundation will also be a vendor at the Cultural Fair.
Wright is a California native who earned her degree in Communications from CSUF. She has created several art series, including, “Fractured,”