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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;

National Black Police Association Education & Training Conference
8/18/19-8/24/19; Pittsburgh, PA;

National Black Arts Festival Gala
7/13/19; Atlanta, GA;

Taste of Chicago
7/10/19-7/14/19; Chicago, IL;

Bill Picket Invitational Rodeo Tour
7/13/19-7/14/19; Hayward, CA;

NAACP Annual Convention

Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration
7/11/19-7/21/19; Indianapolis, IN;

Bill Picket Invitational Rodeo Tour
7/20/19-7/21/19; Los Angeles, CA;

Reggae Sumfest
7/14/19-7/20/19; Montego Bay, Jamaica;

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Annual Convention
7/09/19-7/14/19; Las Vegas, NV;

National Dental Association Annual Convention
7/17/19-7/21/19; Washington, DC;

National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice Conference
7/14/19-7/18/19; Tampa, FL;

National Bar Association Annual Convention
7/20/19-7/26/19; New York, NY;

International Hotel Ownership & Investment Summit
7/24/19-7/26/19; Miami, FL;

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

National Black Nurses Annual Convention
7/23/19-7/28/19; New Orleans, LA;

American Tennis Association National Championships & Convention
7/27/19-8/03/19; Fort Lauderdale, FL;

Art & Soul Festival
7/27/19-7/28/19; Oakland, CA;

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Leadership Conference
7/09/19-7/14/19; Atlantic City, NJ; ;

Universoul Circus
7/20/19-7/28/19; Washington, DC;

National Urban League Conference
7/24/19-7/27/19; Indianapolis, IN;

National Medical Association Annual Convention
7/27/19-7/31/19; Honolulu, HI;

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Annual Convention
7/24/19-7/28/19; Las Vegas, NV;


Universoul Circus
7/31/19-8/04/19; Hampton Roads, VA;

Baltimore African American Festival
8//09/19-8/10/19; Baltimore, MD; Link

Black Data Processing Association Annual Convention
8/12/19-8/14/19; Atlanta, GA;

Norfolk Jazz Festival
8/23/19-8/24/19; Norfolk, VA; Norfolk Jazz Festival

Association of African American Museums Conference
8/06/19-8/07/19; Jackson, MS;

National Sales Network Convention
8/07/19-8/09/19; Atlanta, GA;

Caribana Weekend
8/01/19-8/04/19; Toronto, Canada;

Satchmo Summerfest
8/02/19-8/04/19; New Orleans, LA;

National Association of Black Journalists Annual Convention
8/07/19-8/11/19; Aventura, FL;

Houston International Jazz Festival
8/03/19; Houston, TX;

Lansing Jazzfest
8/02/19-8/03/19; Lansing, MI;

Umoja Family Festival
8/02/19-8/04/19; Seattle, WA;

Bronner Brothers International Beauty Show
8/17/19-8/19/19; Atlanta, GA;

Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo
8/03/19-8/04/19; Atlanta, GA;

Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival
8/05/19-8/10/19; Vineyard Haven and Oaks Bluff, MA;

Long Beach Jazz Festival
8/09/19-8/11/19; Long Beach, CA;

Africana Virginia Beach Funkiest
8/23/19-8/25/19; Viginia Beach, VA;

Chicago Jazz Festival
8/23/19-9/01/19; Chicago, IL;

Universoul Circus
8/07/19-8/18/19; Greensboro, NC;

Universoul Circus
8/21/19-9/02/19; Charlotte, NC;


Atlanta Black Restaurant Week
9/01/19-9/15/19; Atlanta, GA;

Women Of Color Empowerment Conference
9//13/19-9/15/19; Fort Lauderdale, FL;

Monterey Jazz Festival
9/27/19-9/29/19; Monterey, CA;

African American Street Festival
9/20/19-9/22/19; Nashville, TN;

Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo – Championship Finals
9/21/19; Washington, DC;

National Black MBA Association Annual Conference

National Congress of Black Women Conference
9/15/19; Washington, DC;

Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference
9/11/19-9/15/19; Washington, DC;

9/06/19-9/08/19; Los Angeles, CA;


Silicon Valley African Film Festival
10/04/19-10/06/19; San Jose, CA,

Black Enterprise TechConnext Summit
10/08/19-10/09/19; Burlingame, CA;

Taste of Soul Festival
10/19/19; 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;


Beale Street Music Festival
TBD; Memphis, TN;

St. Lucia Jazz Festival
TBD; St. Lucia;

Barbados Gospelfest
TBD; Barbados;

Sweet Auburn Springiest
TBD; Atlanta, GA;

World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest
TBD; Memphis, TN;

Umoja Festival Portsmouth
TBD; Portsmouth, VA;

Original Gullah Festival Celebration
TBD; Beaufort, SC;

Cancun Jumpoff
Memorial Day Weekend; Cancun, Mexico;

Spoleto Festival
TBD; Charleston, SC;

West Indian American Carnival
TBD; Brooklyn, NY;

Atlanta Jazz Festival
TBD; Atlanta, GA;

TBD; Brooklyn, NY;

Taste of Louisiana Festival
TBD; Sugarland, TX;

Chicago Gospel Music Festival
TBD; Chicago, IL, Link

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Grand Boule


Healdsburg Jazz Festival
TBD; Healdsburg, CA;

Brooklyn International Film Festival
TBD; Brooklyn, NY;

Black Enterprise FWD
TBD; Charlotte, NC;

Capital Jazz Fest
TBD; Columbia, MD;

National Association of Black Accountants Annual Convention
TBD; Orlando, FL;

Chicago Blues Festival
TBD; Chicago, IL;

American Black Film Festival
TBD; Miami Beach, FL;

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

BET Experience
TBD; Los Angeles, CA;

Universoul Circus
TBD; Baltimore, MD;

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

Juneteenth Celebrations
Around June 19th; Various Cities,

Hyde Park BrewFest
TBD; Chicago, IL;

Sundiata Festival
TBD; Seattle, WA;

Bayou Boogaloo Norfolk
TBD; Norfolk, VA;

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Comments (8)

  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!!

  3. Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
    Founder Day is not listed under the events January 16, 1920 and the Centennial Is approaching fast… See the National website for more information.

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