Events

27 Oct

Roberts Projects, 5801 Washington Boulevard, Culver City, California 90232, USA

October 27, 2018 To December 15, 2018

11:00 am To 6:00 pm

Roberts Projects is thrilled to present ‘Something Blue,’ an exhibition of selected artworks by Betye Saar from 1983 to 2018. All of the works on view feature the color blue as a means to explore such concepts as magic, voodoo, and the occult.Read more…

19 Nov

Crenshaw United Methodist Church 3740 Don Felipe Drive, Baldwin Hills, Los Angeles 90008

November 19, 2018 To January 4, 2019

9:00 am To 5:15 pm

The Resiliency Training mandate for African American Male Students is to increase Self-Awareness, Self-Advocacy, and Mindful Activities to overcome, reduce and prevent anxiety and negative behaviors, while increasing School Engagement, and Academic Performance.Read more…

08 Dec

William Grant Still Arts Center, 2520 S. West View Street, Los Angeles 90016

December 8, 2018 To February 16, 2019

12:00 pm To 5:00 pm

With this year’s theme, “Double Dutch: A Celebration of Black Girlhood” we honor, the diversity and uniqueness of Black Girls, through a multimedia exhibition of Dolls. The pubic is welcome to the Opening Reception on December 8, 3:00-6:00 pm with music by the Marcus Miller Ensemble.Read more…

14 Dec

Pechanga Resort & Casino, 45000 Pechanga Parkway, Temecula, CA

December 14, 2018 To December 14, 2018

7:00 pm To 11:30 pm

Trevor Noah is a South African comedian, writer, producer, political commentator, actor, and television host. Born in Johannesburg, Noah began his career as a comedian, presenter, and actor in his native South Africa in 2002.Read more…

14 Dec

Brea Improv Comedy Club, 180 S Brea Blvd, Brea, CA 92821, USA

December 14, 2018 To December 15, 2018

9:00 pm To 11:00 pm

Wanda Sykes has been called one of the funniest stand-up comics by her peers and ranks among Entertainment Weekly’s 25 Funniest People in America. Her smart-witted stand-up has sent her career in many different areas.Read more…

14 Dec

Vitello's Italian Restaurant, 4349 Tujunga Ave, Studio City, CA 91604, USA

December 14, 2018 To December 14, 2018

7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

Acclaimed vocalists Denise Donatelli and Paulette McWilliams curate a special jazz vocal-centric evening with a little help from their friends. They’re supported by pianist Mitch Forman, guitarist Larry Koonse, bassist Trevor Ware and drummer Roy McCurdy.Read more…

14 Dec

Leimert Park Village, 43rd St. & Degnan Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

December 14, 2018 To December 14, 2018

6:00 pm To 10:00 pm

Billionaire Burger Boyz Present Leimert Park Friday Night Block Party! It’s our One Year Anniversary and we’re doing it BIGGER and BETTER! Come Out & Enjoy A Great Night With Some Of Your Favorite Food/Dessert Trucks!!! Plus Games.Read more…

15 Dec

Lewis Family Playhouse, Cultural Center Drive, Rancho Cucamonga, CA, USA

December 15, 2018 To December 15, 2018

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

Unwrap a truly original holiday treat as legendary gospel and blues performers The Blind Boys of Alabama and celebrated Ruthie Foster, whose indescribable blend of gospel, blues, and soul has been likened to that of Aretha Franklin and Mavis Staples, offer a truly unique experience that is certain to put…Read more…

15 Dec

Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center, 4305 Degnan Blvd., #101, Los Angeles, CA 90008

December 15, 2018 To December 22, 2018

4:00 pm To 6:30 pm

California Jazz & Blues Museum Hall of Fame Inductee, Sweet Baby J’ai presents a musical journey from the beginning of recorded music to present day.Read more…

15 Dec

Catch One, 4067 Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90019, USA

December 15, 2018 To December 16, 2018

8:00 pm To 2:00 am

Recording both as Parliament and Funkadelic, George Clinton revolutionized R&B during the ’70s, twisting soul music into funk by adding influences from several late-’60s acid heroes: Jimi Hendrix, Frank Zappa, and Sly Stone.Read more…

15 Dec

Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, 3650 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90008, USA

December 15, 2018 To December 15, 2018

11:00 am To 4:00 pm

Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza is partnering with Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson and the City of Los Angeles, to host a Holiday Celebration! Join us for Holiday music, Snow Sledding, Giveaways, S’mores Bars and a special visit from Santa! This promises to be a joyous, fun filled event for all!Read more…

15 Dec

Avenue 50 Studio, Inc., 131 N. Avenue 50, Los Angeles, California 90042, USA

December 15, 2018 To January 19, 2019

10:00 am To 4:00 pm

Paintings by Floyd Strickland Exhibition Dates: December 8 through January 19, 2019  Gallery Hours: Tue-Thurs, 10am-4pm | Sat-Sun, 10am-4pm | or by appointment.   FLOYD STRICKLAND is a multi-disciplined artist living in Los Angeles, California. He grew up in the Watts/Compton area during the late 80s and early 90s.Read more…

15 Dec

Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, 8555 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048

December 15, 2018 To December 16, 2018

9:00 pm To 2:00 am

Ricky Johnson – The Peepgame Group | Mark Bruce | Chuckie Miller | Lady DJ jamar | Daryl Pitts | Pierre | Chris Lilly | DB Entertainment invite you to The Black And White Christmas Ball In Beverly Hills. A night of Mixing – Mingling – Music – Dancing and Drinks.Read more…

15 Dec

The Observatory, 3503 South Harbor Boulevard, Santa Ana, CA

December 15, 2018 To December 15, 2018

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

The Internet is an American band from Los Angeles, California. It currently consists of Syd, Matt Martians, Patrick Paige II, Christopher Smith, and Steve Lacy. They have released four studio albums and three extended plays since their formation in late 2011.Read more…

15 Dec

Southern California Library, 6120 South Vermont Avenue, South Figueroa Corridor, Los Angeles, CA 90044, USA

December 15, 2018 To December 15, 2018

11:00 am To 5:00 pm

LAST CHANCE TO SEE EXHIBIT: Emory Douglas Bold Visual Language Curated by Essence Harden and Daniela Lieja Quintanar, LACE Featuring historical Black Panther Party Newspapers from the Southern California Library, posters of images by Emory Douglas, and a work by Juan Capistrán. 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Book Sale 1–5 p.m.Read more…

15 Dec

All That & More Boutique, 10754 Jefferson Blvd., (in the Raintree Plaza) Culver City, CA 90230

December 15, 2018 To December 15, 2018

2:00 pm To 4:00 pm

You are invited to a Holiday Mixer Hosted by Black Women’s Network Great Networking * Door Prizes * Mini Fashion Show * Enjoy Light Refreshments * Shopping Join us as we celebrate this Holiday Season of Creating New Relationships and Business Opportunities RSVP by Thursday, December 13, 2018Read more…

15 Dec

Central Avenue between 42nd and Vernon, Los Angeles, CA 90011

December 15, 2018 To December 15, 2018

11:00 am To 3:00 pm

CD 9 Weather Report: A blizzard is scheduled to hit Central Avenue, bringing with it tons of snow, cheer and glee to South LA! Mark your calendars Dec. 15 for the annual Central Avenue Winter Wonderland taking place 11 a.m.-3 p.m.Read more…

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