10 Ways to Stay Black this Week in LA!


It may be raining, but the city's still goin up!
 From Sean Paul to Yasiin Bae and silent R&B parties,
#BlackBookLA has got you covered.

Coin Convos

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Thurs. Sep. 21 | 7PM-11PM
8722 W. 3rd St. Los Angeles, CA 90048

Coin Convos is back this Thursday for a special night with prominent attorneys, Walter Mosley, Esq. and Angela Rogers, Esq., along with a celebration of author, Taura Stinson. 

For more info, click here.

Carte Blanche x House Party LA


Fri. Sep. 22 | 10PM-2AM | $5 w/ RSVP
The Monty | 1222 W. 7th St. DTLA

Carte Blanche is throwing down in a new location and they're bringing the entire fam. Assemble the squad and come ready to turn up in DTLA.

To RSVP, click here.

40z & Waffles - Summer Finale


Sat. Sep 23 | 1PM-6PM | FREE w/ RSVP
Liaison Restaurant + Lounge | 1638 N. Las Palmas Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90028

Come out for dope people, bomb food, and incredible music
at the summer finale of 40z & Waffles. 

For more info, click here.

Bless Up LA


Sat. Sep 23 | 9PM-2AM | FREE w/ RSVP
UNION | 4067 W. Pico Blvd. LA, CA

Assemble the squad and roll thru to Bless Up LA - a transformative dance party dedicated to connecting those within the African Diaspora through music. Get down to afrobeats, reggae & soca tunes while rejuvenating from the week.

For more info, click here.

Sean Paul


Sat. Sep. 23 | 8PM | $15
Novo DTLA | 800 W Olympic Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90015

Just gimme the liggght! Sean Paul is taking us all the way back this Saturday at The Novo. Get your entire life on the dance floor and bring the crew. 

For tickets, click here.

Purple Rain


Sun. Sep. 24 | 3PM
Blackout Cinema | 665 N Heliotrope Dr. Los Angeles, CA 90004

Come chill in the lake of Minnetonka this Sunday for a special screening of Purple Rain at Blackout Cinema. 

For more info, click here.

Silent R&B Party LA


Sun. Sep. 24 | 9PM | $12
The Federal Bar | 5303 Lankershim Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 91601

Don a pair of Urban Fetes headphones and rock with 3 DJs spinning your fave
Hip-Hop, R&B, and Reggae joints. 

For more info, click here.

Teach us All Screening


Mon. Sep. 25 | 7PM (Doors open at 6:30PM) | FREE
CAAM | 600 State Dr. LA, CA

See Teach Us All, a documentary on educational inequality set against the backdrop of the 1957 Little Rock school crisis. The film will by introduced by our filmmaker fave, Ava DuVernay.

For more info, click here

Black Star feat. Yasiin Bey & Talib Kweli


Wed. Sep. 27 | 11PM (Doors open at 10:30PM) | $30
OC Observatory | 3503 S. Harbor Blvd. Santa Ana, CA 92704

Black Star, Yasiin Bey, and Talib Kweli are linking up for a late night show at the OC Observatory. 
This one definitely seems worth the trek.

For tickets, click here.

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