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Plummer Park, 7377 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90046

August 21, 2022

5:00 pm To 6:30 pm

The Afro-Persian Experience is a duo featuring Persian kamancheh master Mehdi Bagheri and artist/percussionist Marcus L. Miller. Based in Southern California, the group was formed in 2016. T he music consists of all original compositions created by Bagheri & Miller. It is deeply rooted in the traditions of ancient Persia… Read more…

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

August 23, 2022

7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

Come out for a special advance screening of “Three Thousand Years of Longing” from MGM. Dr Alithea Binnie (Tilda Swinton) is an academic—content with life and a creature of reason. While in Istanbul attending a conference, she happens to encounter a Djinn (Idris Elba) who offers her three wishes in… Read more…

Hollywood Bowl, 2301 North Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90071

August 24, 2022

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

The history of music in Black film is so rich, it demands a fourth tribute at the Hollywood Bowl. Following the first three wildly popular installations in 2014, 2016, and 2019, Black Movie Soundtrack returns for another evening of music, movies, and more featuring Craig Robinson, Marcus Miller, BeBe Winans,…

1027 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles,California,90017

August 27, 2022

4:00 pm To 11:00 pm

Afropolitan Cities is taking Afrobeats & popular African culture to the streets of LA! Get ready for a total Afrobeats takeover at this festive block party. This event will feature a Jollof Cook-off amongst 6-7 countries, various artists and dance performances, fashion shows, art exhibitions, popup shops, Afro-Caribbean food vendors,… Read more…

Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, Upper Parking Deck, 3625 Stocker St., Los Angeles 90008

August 27, 2022

11:30 am To 9:00 pm

What began in 2015 as an intimate annual block party on a residential street in the historic Leimert Park community of South Los Angeles has evolved organically into the Leimert Park Jazz Festival. Now in its 3rd year, the Leimert Park Jazz Festival is growing into a centerpiece of summer… Read more…