Aquarium of the Pacific, 100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, California 90802, USA

    February 23, 2019 To February 24, 2019

    9:00 am To 5:00 pm

    Join the Aquarium of the Pacific as it hosts its seventeenth annual African American Festival, celebrating the rich diversity of African American and African cultures. Enjoy two days of events featuring storytelling, music, dance, and much more! Saturday schedule: 10:00 a.m. African American Dance – Fantasia 10:40 a.m.Read more…

    Fountain Theatre, 5060 Fountain Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90029, USA

    February 23, 2019 To April 14, 2019

    8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

    A diverse hip-hop trio is on the verge of making it big on national TV when a police shooting of a Black teen shakes the band to its core, forcing them to confront questions of race, gender, privilege and when to use artistic expression as an act of social protest.…Read more…

    Balboa Theatre, 868 4th Ave, San Diego, California 92101, USA

    February 24, 2019

    7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

    Known for his warm baritone vocals, Gregory Porter rose to acclaim with his earthy, cross-pollinated brand of jazz, soul, and gospel. A gifted singer of standards as well as more contemporary soul material, Porter has earned favorable comparisons to his idols Nat King Cole, Donny Hathaway, and Stevie Wonder.Read more…