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01 Aug

Online all the time

August 1, 2020 To August 31, 2020

Black Cultural Events has been on an exciting journey – bringing the best of our culture and community directly to you. You have told us over the years how much you appreciate our weekly newsletter and have encouraged us to “keep up the good work!”  We thank you for the love… Read more…

14 Aug

Online 12:00 pm ET

August 14, 2020 To August 14, 2020

9:00 am To 10:00 am

Advancing Black Entrepreneurs — a timely education program designed to help Black business owners recover and move forward in the wake of the current global pandemic. Joining us in this important effort are National Minority Supplier Development Council, National Urban League and the US Black Chambers, Inc. Read more…

15 Aug

Club House Global on Instagram @clubhouse_global 5:00pm EDT

August 15, 2020 To August 15, 2020

2:00 pm To 4:00 pm

The Ace Hotel is excited to support Club House Global in elevating its already world-class curation of top shelf DJs, musicians, and other creators. This week features LA-based DJ Shacia Päyne spinning Sounds of Jamaica. Read more…

15 Aug

Facebook Live - 12:30 Eastern

August 15, 2020 To August 15, 2020

9:30 am To 1:00 pm

This is the third session of the Healing through Ujima Virtual Gathering series. Presented by The Association of Black Psychologists and The National Association of Black Social Workers, this session will include internationally recognized healers and scholars who will discuss the Complexities of Racial Trauma. Panelists are Dr. Read more…

15 Aug

Segerstrom Livestream 8:00-10:00 pm EDT

August 15, 2020 To August 15, 2020

5:00 pm To 7:00 pm

You know him as George Washington in the original cast of Hamilton. Now, see Tony Award®-nominated actor and Grammy and Emmy Award-winning songwriter/composer Christopher Jackson perform live from New York’s New World Stages in a special livestream event. Read more…

16 Aug

Instagram Live

August 16, 2020 To August 16, 2020

1:00 pm To 2:00 pm

Join Creative Suitland Director, Malachi E. Robinson and Halle Harrison of PharmAssist On Demand for a live chat and Q&A on Creative Suitland’s IG LIVE. We’ll talk about all things wellness and finding ways to reduce health disparities in our community. This Sunday’s Topic: Herbal Supplements for Wellness. Read more…

25 Aug

LA Times Facebook, YouTube and Twitter 9:00-10:00 pm EDT

August 25, 2020 To August 25, 2020

6:00 pm To 7:00 pm

Set in the Deep South and Southern California, “The Vanishing Half,” the sophomore effort by Brit Bennett, hit the Los Angeles Times Bestseller List this summer. It is the story of Black twin sisters Desiree and Stella, one of whom disappears and reinvents herself as a white woman. Read more…

27 Aug

Online / 6:00 PM Eastern

August 27, 2020 To August 27, 2020

3:00 pm To 6:30 pm

Black Designers Ignite presents a unique new spin on the traditional portfolio review and job interview. We’ll be inviting designers all across the US to participate. Each designer gets to showcase their design work in the infamous “ignite talk” format where they get 20 slides to present their work. Read more…

28 Aug

Online 8AM Pacific / 11AM Eastern

August 28, 2020 To August 28, 2020

8:00 am To 12:00 pm

In commemoration of the 57th anniversary of the March on Washington, the NAACP will lead a virtual March on Washington on August 28, 2020 alongside civil rights leaders, activists, and families of those who died at the hands of law enforcement, to call for police accountability reform and mobilize voters… Read more…

28 Aug

Zoom 4PM Pacific / 7PM Eastern

August 28, 2020 To August 28, 2020

4:00 pm To 6:00 pm

Afropolitan Universe brings you the Virtual Afrobeats Party Show across 10 cities with 7 Afrobeats Master DJs Live on Zoom.  The event will be hosted by the Afrobeats Kween Glitteratie and will feature virtual a popup shop and a “Cocktails at Home” segment with our mixologist. Read more…

29 Aug

Facebook Live @LeimertParkJazzFestival - 12PM PST / 3PM EST

August 29, 2020 To August 29, 2020

12:00 pm To 1:30 pm

The Leimert Park Jazz Festival is one of LA’s premier summertime events, serving our culturally diverse and family-friendly community. Our mission is to celebrate jazz, community, and the cultural heritage of the historic South Los Angeles neighborhood of Leimert Park. Read more…

Latest News

Black Cultural Events Celebrates 200th Weekly Newsletter Issue

Black Cultural Events Celebrates 200th Weekly Newsletter Issue

LOS ANGELES – July 1, 2020 – BCE Media Inc., parent company of online events calendar BlackCulturalEvents.com and led by CEO Pamela Ashe-Thomas, celebrated a significant milestone for their popular newsletter reaching the 200th consecutive issue of the weekly newsletter Black Cultural Events Weekly. Every week for the last 200 weeks Black Cultural Events has provided music, art, literary, community, and festival event information to [Read More...]
Come To Ghana If You’re Not Wanted In USA – Tourism Minister To African Americans As They Lay Wreath For George Floyd

Come To Ghana If You’re Not Wanted In USA – Tourism Minister To African Americans As They Lay Wreath For George Floyd

The Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture has invited African Americans to re-settle in Ghana if they feel unwanted in the USA. Source: Come To Ghana If You’re Not Wanted In USA – Tourism Minister To African Americans As They Lay Wreath For George [Read More...]
12 Black-Owned Bookstores And The Books They Recommend

12 Black-Owned Bookstores And The Books They Recommend

If you’re looking to read more black authors — and you should be! — you can support these black bookstores in the process. As we’re sharing books about anti-racism and books by black authors, it’s a good time to remember the black booksellers you can support with those purchases. Source: 12 Black-Owned Bookstores And The Books They [Read More...]