Black Cowboys Parade

Black Cowboys Parade

Saturday in October
A salute to the black cowboys who helped settle the West, held since 1975 in Oakland, Calif. Hundreds of mounted cowboys and marching bands participate in the parade, the only one of its kind in the nation. There are also arts and crafts exhibits and food booths.
CONTACTS:
Oakland Convention & Visitors Bureau
463 11th St.
Oakland, CA 94607
510-839-9000; fax: 510-839-5924
www.oaklandcvb.com
Library of Congress
101 Independence Ave. S.E.
Washington, DC 20540
202-707-5000; fax: 202-707-2076
www.loc.gov
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