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Beale Street Music Festival
5/03/19-5/05/19; Memphis, TN;

St. Lucia Jazz Festival
5/05/19-5/12/19; St. Lucia;

Barbados Gospelfest
5/18/19-5/26/19; Barbados;

Sweet Auburn Springiest
5/11/19-5/12/19; Atlanta, GA;

World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest
5/15/19-5/18/19; Memphis, TN;

Umoja Festival Portsmouth
5/25/19; Portsmouth, VA;

Original Gullah Festival Celebration
5/24/19-5/26/19; Beaufort, SC;

Cancun Jumpoff
Memorial Day Weekend; Cancun, Mexico;

Spoleto Festival
5/24/19-6/09/19; Charleston, SC;

West Indian American Carnival
5/04/19; Brooklyn, NY;

Atlanta Jazz Festival
5/25/19-5/26/19; Atlanta, GA;

5/24/19-5/27/19; Brooklyn, NY;

Taste of Louisiana Festival
5/25/19; Sugarland, TX;

Chicago Gospel Music Festival
5/31/19-6/01/19; Chicago, IL, Link


Healdsburg Jazz Festival
5/31/19-6/09/19; Healdsburg, CA;

Brooklyn International Film Festival
5/31/19-6/09/19; Brooklyn, NY;

Black Enterprise FWD
6/19/19-6/22/19; Charlotte, NC;

Capital Jazz Fest
6/07/19-6/09/19; Columbia, MD;

National Association of Black Accountants Annual Convention
6/19/19-6/23/19; Orlando, FL;

Chicago Blues Festival
6/07/19/-6/07/19; Chicago, IL;

American Black Film Festival
6/12/19-6/16/19; Miami Beach, FL;

San Francisco Black Film Festival
6/13/19-6/16/19; San Francisco, CA;

BET Experience
6/20/19-6/23/19; Los Angeles, CA;

Real Men Cook
Fathers Day; Chicago, Indianapolis, Atlanta;

Juneteenth Celebrations
Around June 19th; Various Cities,

Hyde Park BrewFest
6/01/19-6/02/19; Chicago, IL;

Sundiata Festival
TBD; Seattle, WA;

Bayou Boogaloo Norfolk
6/28/19-6/30/19; Norfolk, VA;


Essence Music Festival
7/05/19-7/07/19; New Orleans, LA;

Fillmore Street Jazz Festival
7/06/19-7/07/19; San Francisco, CA;

National Black Theatre Festival – Bi-annual
7/29/19-8/03/19; Winston-Salem, NC;

Zeta Phil Beta Grand Boule

Waterfront Blues Festival
TBD; Portland, OR;

National Black Police Association Education & Training Conference
TBD; Little Rock, AR;

National Black Arts Festival
TBD; Atlanta, GA;

Taste of Chicago
TBD; Chicago, IL;

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Boule
TBD; Dallas, TX;

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Grand Boule
TBD; New Orleans, LA;

Bill Picket Invitational Rodeo Tour
TBD; Hayward, CA;

NAACP Annual Convention
TBD; San Antonio, TX;

Indiana Black Expo
TBD; Indianapolis, IN;

Bill Picket Invitational Rodeo Tour
TBD; Los Angeles, CA;

Reggae Sumfest
TBD; Montego Bay, Jamaica;

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Annual Convention
TBD; New Orleans, LA;

National Dental Association Annual Convention
TBD; Orlando, FL;

National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice Conference
TBD; Houston, TX;

National Bar Association Annual Convention
TBD; New Orleans, LA;

International Hotel Ownership & Investment Summit
TBD; Miami, FL;

Cincinnati Music Festival
7/25/19-7/27/19; Cincinnati, OH;

National Black Nurses Annual Convention
TBD; St. Louis, MO;

American Tennis Association National Championships and Convention
TBD; Orlando, FL;

Art & Soul Festival
TBD; Oakland, CA;

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Leadership Conference


Baltimore African American Festival
TBD; Baltimore, MD; Link

Black Data Processing Association Annual Convention
TBD; New Orleans, LA;

National Medical Association Annual Convention
TBD; Orlando, FL;

Norfolk Jazz Festival
TBD; Norfolk, VA; Norfolk Jazz Festival

Association of African American Museums Conference
TBD; Hampton, VA;

National Urban League Conference
TBD; Columbus, OH;

National Sales Network Convention
TBD; New Orleans, LA;

Caribana Weekend
TBD; Toronto, Canada;

Satchmo Summerfest
TBD; New Orleans, LA;

National Association of Black Journalists Annual Convention
TBD; Detroit, MI;

Houston International Jazz Festival
TBD; Houston, TX;

Lansing Jazzfest
TBD; Lansing, MI;

Umoja Family Festival
TBD; Seattle, WA;

Hair Boss Competition
TBD; Atlanta, GA;

Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo
TBD; Atlanta, GA;

Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival
TBD; Vineyard Haven and Oaks Bluff, MA;

Long Beach Jazz Festival
TBD; Long Beach, CA;

Africana Virginia Beach Funkfest
TBD; Viginia Beach, VA;

Chicago Jazz Festival
TBD; Chicago, IL;

Palm Springs Summer Splash
TBD; Palm Springs, CA;

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Annual Convention
TBD; Baltimore, MD;


Atlanta Black Restaurant Week
TBD; Atlanta, GA;

Women Of Color Empowerment Conference
TBD; Fort Lauderdale, FL;

Monterey Jazz Festival
TBD; Monterey, CA;

Michigan BluesFest
TBD; Lansing, MI;

African American Street Festival
TBD; Nashville, TN;

Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo – Championship Finals
TBD; Washington, DC;

National Black MBA Association Annual Conference

National Congress of Black Women Conference
TBD; Washington, DC;

Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference
TBD; Washington, DC;


Black Owned Wine and Spirits Festival
TBD; Washington, DC;


Silicon Valley African Film Festival
TBD; Mountain View, CA,

Black Enterprise TechConnext Summit

Taste of Soul Festival
TBD; Los Angeles, CA,


Universoul Circus
TBD; Chicago, IL;


Kwanzaa Celebrations
12/26-01/01 in cities across America;

National Girls Self-Esteem – NUTCRACKER IN Oak Park
TBD; Sacramento, CA;



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Founders Day
1/15/20; various events held worldwide;

Dr Martin Luther King Day of Service
01/15/20-01/19/20, Various Dates and Locations; see

Spady Museum MLK Breakfast
TBD; Delray Beach; FL;

Bill Picket Invitational Rodeo Series
TBD; Denver, CO;

Zora Neale Hurston Festival
TBD; Eatonville, FL;

Universoul Circus
TBD; Atlanta, GA;


Black History Month
Various Dates & Cities;

Universoul Circus
TBD; Atlanta, GA;

Gullah Celebration
TBD; Hilton Head, SC;

Pan African Film Festival
TBD; Los Angeles, CA;

International Pretty Brown Girl Day
TBD; Detroit and various cities;

Ankara Miami Fashion Show
TBD; Miami, FL;

NBA All Star Weekend

Harlem Fine Arts Show

Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit


Bay Area Black Comedy Competition

Mardi Gras San Francisco Style

Black-Out Weekend Ski Event

NBS Summit

Jazz in the Gardens Festival
TBD; Miami Gardens, FL;

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Southern Regional Convention

National Society of Black Engineers Convention

Urban Music Festival
TBD; Austin, TX;

Bronner Brothers Beauty Show

Baltimore Natural Hair Care Expo
TBD; Baltimore, MD;


National Black Memorabilia, Art, Doll and Collectible Show
TBD; Gaithersburg, MD;

Berks Jazz Festival
TBD; Reading, PA;

Bill Picket Invitational Rodeo Tour
TBD; Memphis, TN;

National Association of Black Social Workers Conference

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Eastern Regional Convention

San Francisco International Film Festival
TBD; San Francisco, CA;

NBS Midwest & Rocky Mountain Region

Houston Black Restaurant Week
TBD; Houston, TX;

Charlotte Jazz Festival
TBD; Charlotte, NC;

National Forum for Black Public Administrators
TBD; Orlando, FL;

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
TBD; New Orleans, LA;

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Comments (7)

  1. Where is the listing of the National Association of Black Social Workers? That is a large and viable organiza. tion that has conferences every year

  2. Chanelle Patrice  |  

    The African World Festival in Detroit MI, every August is worth adding to your list This list is a huge help, thanks!!

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