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Sat, Aug 19


Houston This Is It Soul Food

Houston Black History Tour

Celebrate Black August with Sawari Tours! You'll learn the history of Black Houstonians from the time of their earliest arrivals up to the present, and visit some of the city's most important Black neighborhoods, institutions, and businesses.

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Houston Black History Tour
Houston Black History Tour

Time & Location

Aug 19, 2023, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Houston This Is It Soul Food, 2712 Blodgett St, Houston, TX 77004, USA

About the event

Join us in commemorating Black August with Sawari Tours! 

Embark on a captivating journey through time as we delve into the rich history of Black Houstonians, from their earliest arrivals to the vibrant present. Explore significant Black institutions and businesses that have shaped our city, gain insights from inspiring leaders, and be transported through a mesmerizing Historical Re-enactment and soul-stirring Negro Spiritual Performance by the talented Wykesha King. Don't miss this opportunity to celebrate and honor the remarkable contributions of Black Houstonians!


10 AM |  Tour Meet-up at This Is It Soul Food Parking Lot

2 PM | Bus Tour Ends (at This Is It Soul Food)

Open to all ages!

Tour begins and ends at the historical This Is It Soul Food restaurant in Third Ward. Join us for an optional post-tour lunch at the restaurant at 2:15 p.m.

Tour attendees may park in the This Is It parking lot and load the tour bus.

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Please dress comfortably for light walking and appropriately for the weather.

There are no refunds for this tour unless it is cancelled.


  • General Admission

    Tax: +$4.13 State Tax+$1.35 service fee
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