10 Things for Black Millennials to Do in LA this Week!

It's December and cuffin' season has officially begun. Whether you're looking to crash some holiday parties with the squad or enjoy a date night with the bae, #BlackBookLA has got you covered!

Twerk Shop: Ying Yang Twins Edition

Thursday, Dec. 1 | 7:30PM-9PM | $5
Crenshaw Yoga & Dance | 5426 Crenshaw Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90043

Need to work off that Thanksgiving meal?
Come through to Jenae's Twerk Shop and sweat it out to none other than the Ying Yang Twins. From the windows to the walls, it's guaranteed to be lit (and fit).

For more info, click here.

The Crockpot

Thursday, Dec. 1 | 9PM | $20
Union | 4067 W. Pico Blvd. LA, CA 90019

The Crockpot is back at it. Shop LOT XI and vibe out to live performances from Ari Lennox, Jade Novah, Preston Harris, Kevin Ross, and The Truth! 

For more info, click here.

Katalyst Live @ State Social House

Thursday, Dec. 1 | 7:30PM
State Social House | 8782 Sunset Blvd. West Hollywood, CA

If you're in the mood for a smooth groove session, experience The Katalyst live at State Social House! They're back again with new music that is guaranteed to please.

For tickets, click here.

Saint Heron Presents
Ashes and Embers Film Screening & Proclamation: LA

Friday, Dec. 2 | 7PM-12AM | $17
Location Provided Upon RSVP

Saint Heron is puttin' on for the city this Friday with a screening of Ethiopian filmmaker Haile Gerima’s Ashes and Embers. They're ending the evening with a PROCLAMATION! party following the screening. As always, it will be good vibes only, so Proclamations will be requested at the door.

For tickets, click here.

Project Santa Claus 

Friday, Dec. 2 | 7PM-2AM
Nirvana Beverly Hills | 8689 Wilshire Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Grad Club, the LA organization for mingling, networking, and partying, is hosting a special holiday themed First Friday. Project Santa Claus is a night to mix it up over dinner and drinks with beautiful fellow grad students at Nirvana, while also celebrating holiday cheer. All proceeds go to the Charles Drew University College of Medicine's annual toy drive. Please bring an unwrapped gift with you!

To RSVP, email rsvp@gradclub.net. For more info, click here.


Saturday, Dec. 3 | 1PM
1060 N. Mar Vista Ave. Pasadena, CA 91104

This one's for the ladiesss! Sip.Eat.Sample is an intimate launch event designed to introduce beautiful Black women to high quality Black-owned products that are included in the C.H.N.O subscription box. Come sample & discover new gems while enjoying food, cocktails, live music, and great company.

For tickets, click here.


Saturday, Dec. 3 | FREE w/ RSVP b4 10:30PM | $10
Los Globos | 3040 Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90026

Amplify Africa is back with the second ever Afrolituation! Bring your friends out to experience the very best of Afro culture through Afrobeats, Reggae & Hip Hop and set the month off right!

To RSVP, click here.

Get Comfy @ Comfort LA

Sunday, Dec. 4 | 1PM-9PM | FREE
Comfort LA | 1110 E. 7th St. Los Angeles, CA

Come get comfy at one of our favorite spots in LA! Enjoy itis-inducing soul food whilst choppin' it up with dope folks. Drink specials will be on deck from 1-3pm.

To RSVP, click here.

The Net-Twerk Social

Monday, Dec. 5 | 8PM | FREE w/ RSVP
Busby's East | 5364 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036

Hit up the squad and tell them to meet you at Busby's East for Net-Twerk LA! Get lit with $6 meals and dranks whilst twerking to the latest jams. 

To RSVP, click here.

Robert Glasper Experiment

Monday, Dec. 5 | Doors open at 8PM | $30-45
Fonda Theater | 6126 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90028

Tune into Black Radio! Bring the bae or the crew and enjoy a smooth night out with Robert Glasper. Trust us, you don't want to miss this.
Pro tip: Be sure to wear comfy shoes. 

For tickets, click here.

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