Saturday, February 17, Black History Month Parade

From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.  Streets to be closed to vehicular traffic are the 500 block of Fort Totten Drive, 1300-1800 blocks of Trent Boulevard, 400 block of First Street, 700-1300 blocks of Broad Street and 400-800 blocks of George Street.

Saturday, March 3, Ghent Neighborhood Association Mardi Gras Parade

or the association’s annual Mardi Gras Parade and block party.

Saturday, March 10, Great Glow Run 

From 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on the 200-700 blocks of East Front Street, 800 block of North Craven Street, 700-800 blocks of Howard Street, 100-600 blocks of Queen Street, and 600-800 blocks of George Street. This is a fundraiser for Easter Seals and also promotes awareness.

Friday, March 23, Super Kids Run


Saturday, March 24, Neuse River Bridge Run 

The 200 block of East Front Street will be closed from 4 a.m. to 12 noon and the 200 block of South Front Street be closed from 5 a.m. until 12 noon.


  1. Need to know information on the black history parade.

  2. The forecast indicates 70% rain. If the parade is cancelled are you planning for next Saturday? Thanks

    1. Author

      Rain date is Feb. 24.

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