events

In Philly This Weekend? Check Out the Blackstar Film Festival

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Back for the second year, Philadelphia’s Blackstar Film Festival kicked off yesterday in the City of Brotherly Love and from the looks of the lineup, it’s going to be another great one. The festival, which was dubbed the “Black Sundance,” serves “as a platform for...

In Atlanta? Check Out the FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival This July!

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Last year we told you about the powerful documentary, “Diary of A Decade,” which chronicled the Atlanta cultural institution the FunkJazz Kafé. The award-winning film tells “the story of a cultural legend as told by the innovators of an important, and in some cases overlooked,...

Dope Event: Brooklyn’s FASHION 500

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We’re encouraging all Brooklyn Clutchettes to head straight to DUMBO this Saturday night in your dopest formal wear! The Block Association’s sartorial Brooklyn pack: The Minority Report, Harriet’s Alter Ego and The Breakfast Club among others are presenting a celebration of Black Fashion Month, New...

NYC: Kevin Powell’s 9th Annual Holiday Party & Clothing Drive

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NYC: Kevin Powell's 9th Annual Holiday Party & Clothing Drive. ADMISSION IS FREE with the donation of CLEAN new or used clothes, which will benefit the SAFE HORIZON STREETWORK PROJECT.

NYC: Dawning of A New Day: Perspectives on Black America

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“Dawning of a New Day: Perspectives on Black America” is comprised of varied media including audio/ video installations, photography, sculpture, painting, mixed media collage, and graphic art, this exhibition is evocative and thought provoking. Featured artists include Johnnie “SunMonk” Bess (Washington DC), Jordan A. Colbert...