Turning Up in Black Excellence all Weekend Long


AIn’t no party like a black excellence party ‘cause the black excellence never stops.


Get dressed, grab ya squad, and decide on what ya’ll sippin on.

Just Jazz Pop Up


Thurs June 27 | 7 - 8:30 P.M. | Free
Baldwin Hills Crenshaw | 3650 West Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90008

Celebrate Black Music Month and enjoy a night of live music with performances by Jonathan Pinson I Melogia & Friends.

Arrive early ya’ll.

No really. Don’t be on CPT because seating is limited.

For tickets, click here.

Bless Up LA


Fri. June 28 | 9:00 PM-2:00 AM| Free
Seven Bar Lounge | 555 WEST 7TH STREET, Los Angeles, CA 90014

So there’s afro music

good vibes on deck

drink & food for the low

tribal facepainting

and all that fineeeeeeee melanin ?

In other words, come out to Bless Up LA and explore an eclectic range of diaspora music, from Sean Paul, Wizkid to Machael Montano with your favorites.

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Black Herstory


Sat. June 29 | 8PM | $12
The Virgil | 4519 Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90029

In the mood for a good laugh?
TV Writer and comedian, Charla Lauriston (Ghosted, People of Earth, SF Sketchfest) brings you Black Herstory, a comedy show with an all Black female lineup featuring some of the best comedians in LA.
Come through to see some of the funniest women out there do their thang!

For tickets, click here.

Brunch, Booze & Beats


Sat. Jun 29 | 12:00 PM-7:00 PM | FREE
District 7 | 555 W. 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014

We know for sure that today's urban professional loves three things: Brunch, Booze, and Banging Beats! So come out to District 7 Bar in Downtown LA on Saturday, June 29th from 12:00 to 7:00 PM where we're serving a heaping helping of all three at the "Brunch, Booze, & Beats" Brunch Party! District 7 Bar & Lounge, located in Downtown Los Angeles, features a delicious and reasonably priced brunch menu.

Order a brunch entree and for an additional $25, you'll have the flexibility to alternate between unlimited brunch cocktails (mimosa, bellini, sangria, and rum punch). Sit inside and listen to the sounds of L.A.'s hottest DJs.

To RSVP, click here.

Coffee Tasting & Brunch


No passports are needed to take this first class experience sending your taste buds on a journey as we take flights of coffee from various parts of the world. You will also learn about the complete process and everything involved to get the cup to your table. We will have a live roasting session so you can see how it works and a light brunch will be served in compliment to the diverse flavors of this experience. If you're a fan of good coffee, this is a perfect event for you!

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Brunch 2 Bomb RNB House Party


Sun. June 30 | 2:00 PM-7:00 PM | $15 +
The Argyle | 1600 Argyle Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Teamwork makes the dreamwork. So why not team up?

Two of your favorite budding R&B brands are coming together to do something a little different but very familiar. Are you ready for an RnB house party thats just too bomb?? Let's close out June strong! You deserve it!

RnB vibes you can sing and dance along to creating a party environment that feels like home. Organic authenticity with your family--a house party, a family reunion, a vibe! This collaborative venture is the first of its kind and will be one of the premier events of the summer in Los Angeles. Let's fall in love with RnB all over again!!

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The Pregame


Sun. June 30 | 2:00 PM-8:00 PM | Free
The Parlor | 7250 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Join us as we take over The Parlor for an exclusive experience ! Come enjoy specialty drinks, the Pregame Bowl , and shareable appetizers. Mix and mingle in the game lounge, or turn up to music all day long with DA The DJ.

For tix, click here.

Day of Ancestors


Sun. June 30 | 1:00 PM-6:00 PM | Donation
Leimert Park Village Plaza, People St. | 4343 Leimert Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90008

We are a spiritual people.

This festival features a libation ceremony, procession, and a lineup of dance and musical performances. Our blessing and libation ceremony is designed to invoke a healing and reflection process in the community. The procession through the streets symbolizes the people's power and capacity to take ownership of our community, address challenges, and create change.

A lineup of spirited performances offers Angelenos an opportunity to enjoy and appreciate the diversity of artistic and cultural expressions observed throughout the African Diaspora.

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Everybody Loves The 90's Brunch & Day Party


Sun. June 30 | 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM | Free
District 7 | 555 W. 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014

The 70’s were groovy, the 80’s were totally awesome, but everybody knows that the 90’s were downright dope! 90’s fashion, flava, and especially the MUSIC were everything! Well, we at @The_Alumni_Group are yearning for those times, and we especially miss the soundtrack that filled our days -- from gritty hip hop to sultry soul music to boy bands! So on Sunday, June 30th we’re throwing back to the 90’s at Everybody Loves The 90's Brunch & Day Party at at District 7 Bar in Downtown L.A.

For more info, click here.

Dutty Laundry


Sun. June 30 | 10PM-2AM
3256 Cahuenga Blvd W, Los Angeles, CA 90068

Sunday June 30th, come catch cultural vibes at A Simple Bar. The only party giving you Reggae, Dancehall, Baile Funk, Soca, Basshall, Reggaeton and Afrobeat on a Sunday night! 3 different DJs all international sounds and no cover!

For more info, click here.