- Date/time: September 28th to October 1st
- Venue: Root Memorial Square
- Phone: (832) 395-7000
- Address: 1400 Clay Street, Houston, Texas, 77002
Nigeria’s independence is celebrated annually on October 1st . It marks Nigeria’s proclamation of independence from British rule on October 1, 1960. Culturally Naija and WeLead, Inc. will mark its 6 th Annual Nigeria Cultural Parade & Festival celebration by hosting a culture-packed three-day event starting on Wednesday, September 28, 2022, thru Saturday, October 1, 2022.
The Official Nigerian parade will take place on Saturday, October 1 st, 2022, at Root Memorial Square – 1400 Clay Street starting at 10:00 am. “We have intensified the program to include live drumming, traditional dances and various masquerades representing different regions in Nigeria,” states Jane Udoewa, Founder of Culturally Naija. The line-up of event includes an Opening Reception, the Nigeria Masquerade Exhibition and the main attraction, the Nigeria Cultural Parade & Festival.