Sistrunk Historical Festival, Inc.
is a that celebrates the accomplishments of people of African descent
. The organization is named in honor of Dr. James Sistrunk
, one of the first African-American Physicians in Broward County. Annual activities provide educational, historical, and recreational events in the Greater Fort Lauderdale, Florida
area. They attract thousands of participants from the tri-county area and other parts of the State.
Each year a large parade and festival draw thousands of people to enjoy international foods, fellowship and networking, local and national entertainment, and family-centric activities.
Through the Sistrunk Scholarship Program, we proudly support Broward County Students financially in their pursuit of higher learnings.
2018 marks the organization's 38th year of providing community activities.