Rick Famuyiwa’s critically acclaimed nerds-in-the-hood drama, ‘DOPE,’ will open the 19th annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF) on Thursday, June 11, 2015.
Chicago’s global bass party ambassadors the Soulphonetics have teamed up with Venezuelan DJ/producer Bumbac Joe for his EP release party on June 12th.
Indie Houston boutique Space Montrose is hosting a Men’s Pop-Up Shop featuring local maker O’Douds All Natural and Los Angeles-based Pocket Square Clothing on May 18th.
For Caribbean Heritage Month, caribBEING‘s Heritage Film Series will feature films and shorts by Caribbean filmmakers who showcase the diverse cultures and contributions of Caribbean heritage.
‘Carl(a),’ a film about a pre-operational transwoman, will premiere at the Ziegfeld Theater on April 20 as part of a fundraising campaign for the National Center of Transgender Equality.
Mary J. Blige will celebrate the world premiere of her ‘The London Sessions’ documentary with a live performance at New York City’s Tribeca Film Festival on Thursday, April 16th.
This Summer, Drake’s Sixth Annual OVO Fest in Toronto will feature performances from J. Cole, Big Sean and Drake himself.
‘Black Panther Woman,’ a documentary on Marlene Cummins and the little known Australian chapter of the Black Panther Party, is set to screen at the New Voices in Black Cinema Festival in Brooklyn, New York.
Maxwell, Erykah Badu, Toni Braxton, RUN DMC, and Sheila E. are just a few of the acts set to hit the 10th Annual Jazz In The Gardens stage on March 21st and 22nd.
An exhibit at the Detroit Institute of Arts will celebrate Mexican artist Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, and the year they spent in the city while he completed the “Detroit Industry Murals.”
“Celebration of Black Storytellers” invites you to an outdoor screening of two award-winning films, ‘Fruitvale Station’ (2013) and ‘Middle of Nowhere’ (2012) in Los Angeles’ historic Leimert Park on February 22nd.
Toronto-based visual artist Sara K. Golish will participate in a group exhibit at Robert Lange Studios in Charleston, South Carolina, February 6th – 26th.
The lineup for the 2015 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival has been announced, with AC/DC, Jack White, and Drake set to headline.
Jean-Michel Basquiat’s rarely seen documents will be on display at Brooklyn Museum in an exhibit titled, ‘Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks (April 3–August 23, 2015).
There have been a staggering 80+ transpeople murdered (mostly women of color) since last year’s Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDoR). Events in their memory will continue to be held through this weekend.
In November, Complexions Contemporary Ballet will celebrate its 20th anniversary at New York City’s Joyce Theater with special performances including American Ballet Theater soloist Misty Copeland.
This Halloween in Chicago, celebrate Dia de los Muertos with a Gozamos party featuring live music a Day of the Dead Costume Contest and more!
Kendrick Lamar, Calvin Harris and Ellie Goulding will perform at a private island in the Bermuda Triangle for the Bacardi Triangle festival, which takes places on Thursday, October 30th – Sunday, November 2nd.
This Friday, Adama Paris’ 13th Black Fashion Week Paris will commence at Pavillon Cambon Capucines.
NYC global music party Que Bajo?! is taking you to Long Island City with a party bus making pick ups in Brooklyn and Queens on October 11th.