7 Events for Black Millennials in L.A. This Week

Looking for the move at the top of the new year?
We've got the plug to all the melanated happenings in the city. 
From movie dates to twerk shops, #BlackBookLA has got you covered.

Hidden Figures Advanced Screening

Thursday, Jan. 5 | 7PM | $20-25
Baldwin Hills Rave Cinema | 4020 Marlton Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90008

Come see the film everyone’s been raving about! Celebrate the brilliant Black women behind one of NASA’s greatest missions and raise money to benefit NSBE Jr. of Southern California, the new generation of mathematicians and engineers.

For tickets, click here.

Twerkshop: New Orleans Bounce Music Pt. 1

Thursday, Jan. 5 | 7:30PM-9PM | $5
Crenshaw Dance Studio | 5426 Crenshaw Blvd. LA, CA 90043

Hit those new year resolutions with a twerk out! Come through to Jenae's Twerk Shop and sweat it out to the latest New Orleans Bounce. It’s guaranteed to be lit (and fit). All levels welcome!

For more info, click here

Cuffin Los Angeles

Friday, Jan. 6 | 10PM-2AM | FREE
The Virgil  | 4519 Santa Monica Blvd. LA, CA

Cuffin season is in full effect this Friday. Whether you're comin with the bae or plan to leave with one, Cuffin LA is the place to be every first Friday. Come get your life for the free! 

Fences Screening + Discussion

Sunday, Jan. 8 | 2:30PM
Arclight Culver City | 9500 Culver Blvd.    

If you haven't seen Fences yet, you are seriously missing out. Connect with new folks and discuss the film over drinks. *Everyone is responsible for purchasing their own movie ticket and food/drinks. 

To register, click here

Moonlight Screening w/ Live Orchestra Score

Tuesday, Jan. 10 | 8PM | $22        
Million Dollar Theater | 307 S Broadway. Los Angeles, CA 90013    

One of the best films of the year, Moonlight, is screening at the Million Dollar Theater with live score that’s sure to be FIRE. After the show, hear from director Barry Jenkins, composer Nicholas Britell, and cast member Mahershala Ali.

For tickets, click here

DTLA Art Walk

Thursday, Jan. 12 | 6PM-10PM | FREE
Art Walk Lounge | 634 S. Spring St. Los Angeles, CA 90014

Tonight (and on the second Thursday of every month) you can find the dopest art right in the heart of Downtown LA. For years, the DTLA Art Walk has been a staple for artsy Angelenos. Come grab a bite from your favorite food truck and get cultured, all while walking down the street. 

For more info, visit downtownartwalk.org

Save the Date:
Goal-Setting Brunch for a #SuccessfulSeventeen

Saturday, Jan. 21 | 11AM-2PM | $20-25
Penthouse Floor | 631 Wilshire Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90401

Come vibe with a group of visionaries, entrepreneurs and creatives for a goal-setting workshop to jumpstart a #Successful17! This event will give you an opportunity to complete your planning for the year and learn from like-minded individuals, all while pursuing your passion!

For tickets, click here.
Pro-tip: Use promo code “SUCCESS” for 10% off

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