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10 Oct

Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90024

October 10, 2021 To December 30, 2021

11:00 am To 6:00 pm

In 1992 the Jamaican scholar and theorist Sylvia Wynter penned a seminal text titled “‘No Humans Involved’: An Open Letter to My Colleagues,” written in response to reports that the code was once used by the LAPD when discussing crimes affecting marginalized people and people of color. Read more…

13 Oct

6027 Ladera Park Avenue, Windsor Hills, CA 90056

October 13, 2021 To November 8, 2021

10:00 am To 11:00 am

Namaste. FreeFlowLA honors the light in you by making yoga free and accessible for BIPOC by offering daily classes led by African American teachers. No experience or registration required.  Simply show up with your mask, mat, sunscreen and water. Read more…

17 Oct

A Noise Within Theatre, 3352 East Foothill Boulevard, Pasadena, CA, 91107

October 17, 2021 To November 14, 2021

7:30 pm To 10:00 pm

In 1948 Pittsburgh, old friends gather to mourn the death of a young guitarist and his dream of stardom. Bursting with musical lyricism and courage, Wilson’s Pulitzer-nominated play continues his theatrical saga that richly captures the spirit and heritage of Black Americans in the 20th century. Read more…

19 Oct

Virtual/Zoom

October 19, 2021 To October 19, 2021

6:00 pm To 7:30 pm

Does your teenage girl need a safe space for real talk without shame, blame or game? Girl Talk, Real is a no-judgement environment for teen girls/young ladies (13-18yrs old) to open up and discuss any topic which might be on their hearts or their minds. Read more…

20 Oct

Virtual event

October 20, 2021 To October 20, 2021

5:30 pm To 6:30 pm

The legendary Dr. Angela Davis will join CalEndow Live to discuss why building stronger communities is essential to the struggle for racial, economic and gender justice. An outspoken voice for dismantling the prison industrial complex, Dr. Read more…

20 Oct

The Wiltern, 3790 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, 90010

October 20, 2021 To October 20, 2021

6:30 pm To 8:30 pm

Triple threat comedian-musician-actor, Jamie Foxx became widely renowned in the entertainment world for his Academy Award winning performances, Grammy Award winning melodies and laugh out loud stand-up and sitcom comedies. Read more…

21 Oct

Blues in the Nightrecurrences

International City Theatre, East Seaside Way, Long Beach, CA, USA

October 21, 2021 To November 7, 2021

8:00 pm To 9:30 pm

The soul of the blues wails out full and strong when Long Beach’s International City Theatre, in association with L.A.’s Ebony Repertory Theatre, presents the Tony and Olivier award-winning musical, Blues in the Night. Read more…

21 Oct

Hollywood Bowl, 2301 North Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90068

October 21, 2021 To October 21, 2021

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

Self-described as a “mother first”, Erykah Badu is a touring artist, producer, dj, director and activist. Indeed, diehard fans and newcomers alike will be curiously intrigued by the mystique and authenticity of an artist who is totally comfortable in her own skin. Read more…

22 Oct

LACMA, 5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036

October 22, 2021 To October 22, 2021

6:00 pm To 7:30 pm

Percussionist, composer, arranger, producer, author, and four-time Grammy winner Darryl Munyungo Jackson possesses an ever-increasing collection of instruments with which to execute his craft. Munyungo has toured the word and recorded with such artists as Stevie Wonder, the Miles Electric Band, Keb’ Mo, Sting, and Dianne Reeves. Read more…

23 Oct

Free Virtual Event

October 23, 2021 To October 23, 2021

9:00 am To 12:30 pm

This one day health and wellness celebrations event is hosted by James Woods aka Dat Yoga Dude along with four guest speakers. The Million Man Meditation is a unifying effort towards healing one of the African American communities most wounded elements. Read more…

23 Oct

One Colorado, 41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, CA 91104

October 23, 2021 To October 23, 2021

7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

KCRW is super jazzed for Summer Nights in October! KCRW DJ LeRoy Downs, aka “The Jazzcat,” brings us Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition winner and jazz bassist Ben Williams to the beautiful One Colorado open air courtyard, located in the heart of Old Pasadena. Read more…

23 Oct

Gathering area: Crenshaw/Imperial Shopping Center

October 23, 2021 To October 23, 2021

1:00 pm To 4:00 pm

A fun celebration and recognition of all survivors and caregivers who have experienced the cancer journey. No matter what type of cancer we want to celebrate you! Decorate your car, motorcycle, bicycle in pink/purple, and cruise with us. A COVID-19 responsible event – please wear your masks. Read more…

24 Oct

La Create Space, East Hillcrest Boulevard, Inglewood, CA, USA

October 24, 2021 To October 24, 2021

6:00 pm To 9:00 pm

Join South LA’s social club to recognize the living legend, Issa Rae’s, final season of Insecure. Insecure gave juice to South LA & Inglewood and for our return to in-person events, we’re returning to the mirror for one last time. Read more…

27 Oct

L.A. Live, 1000 West Olympic Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, 90015

October 27, 2021 To October 27, 2021

6:30 pm To 8:30 pm

The Met’s first performance of an opera by a Black composer. Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Grammy Award–winning jazz musician and composer Terence Blanchard’s adaptation of Charles M. Read more…

28 Oct

The Soraya, 18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330

October 28, 2021 To October 28, 2021

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

One of the world’s best-known saxophonists takes our stage again, exploring his Grammy-nominated album The Secret Between the Shadow and the Soul. Read more…

28 Oct

Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036

October 28, 2021 To October 28, 2021

7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

Belly stars Nas and DMX as two gang members who get drawn in too deep and try to escape the only lives they have ever known. Over the years, Belly has developed a cult following that recognizes the film’s influence on the visual aesthetics of both Hollywood and hip-hop. Read more…

29 Oct

Mingles Tea Bar, Crenshaw Boulevard, Inglewood, CA, USA

October 29, 2021 To October 29, 2021

8:00 pm To 9:30 pm

We’ve got maniacs🤪 on the loose and they’re slashing🪓……prices💰!  That’s right😉, for our upcoming Bantu Boyz Comedy Show (Friday, October 29th at Mingles Tea Bar at 7:45pm! ), we’re hooking y’all up. Read more…

29 Oct

Vina Robles Amphitheatre, 3800 Mill Road, Paso Robles, CA 93446

October 29, 2021 To October 29, 2021

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

Eight-time Grammy winner Stephen Marley, son of Bob Marley. Marley is an eight-time Grammy Award winner, three times as a solo artist, twice as a producer of younger brother Damian Marley’s Halfway Tree and Welcome to Jamrock albums, and a further three times as a member of his older brother Ziggy Marley’s group… Read more…

13 Nov

Virtual

November 13, 2021 To November 13, 2021

12:00 pm To 5:00 pm

The National Afro-Vegan Conference Virtual Summit is a FREE online event featuring guest speakers, plant-based chefs and medical professionals who promote plant-based eating and vegan living as a solution to many of the global challenges we currently face. Read more…

17 Nov

The Soraya, 18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA

November 17, 2021 To November 17, 2021

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

Along with the orchestra he formed in 1935, William James “Count” Basie re-wrote the history of jazz with 18 Grammy Awards, appearances for kings and queens, and performances for every TV show, festival, and on every major stage in the world. Read more…

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