2018 Cincy Music Fest

WOCEC 2018



Zeta Phil Beta Grand Boule
7/18/18; New Orleans, LA;

Waterfront Blues Festival
7/04/18-7/07/18; Portland, OR;

Essence Music Festival
7/05/18-7/08/18; New Orleans, LA;

National Black Police Association Education & Training Conference
7/02/18-7/09/18; Little Rock, AR;

National Black Arts Festival
7/07/18-7/08/18; Atlanta, GA;

Taste of Chicago
7/11/18-7/15/18; Chicago, IL;

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Boule
7/19/18; Dallas, TX;

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Grand Boule
7/18/18; New Orleans, LA;

Bill Picket Invitational Rodeo Tour
7/07/18-7/08/18; Hayward, CA;

NAACP Annual Convention
7/12/18-7/18/18; San Antonio, TX;

Indiana Black Expo
7/12/18-7/22/18; Indianapolis, IN;

Bill Picket Invitational Rodeo Tour
7/14/18-7/15/18; Los Angeles, CA;

Reggae Sumfest
7/15/18-7/22/18; Montego Bay, Jamaica;

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Annual Convention
7/16/18-7/18/18; New Orleans, LA;

National Dental Association Annual Convention
7/11/18-7/15/18; Orlando, FL;

National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice Conference
7/15/18-7/19/18; Houston, TX;

National Bar Association Annual Convention
7/28/18-8/03/18; New Orleans, LA;

International Hotel Ownership & Investment Summit
7/25/18-7/27/18; Miami, FL;

Cincinnati Music Festival
7/26/18-7/27/18; Cincinnati, OH;

National Black Nurses Annual Convention
7/31/18-8/05/18; St. Louis, MO;

American Tennis Association National Championships and Convention
7/28/18-8/04/18; Orlando, FL;

Art & Soul Festival
7/28/18-7/29/18; Oakland, CA;

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Leadership Conference


Baltimore African American Festival
8/01/18; Baltimore, MD;

Black Data Processing Association Annual Convention
8/09/18; New Orleans, LA;

National Medical Association Annual Convention
8/11/18-8/15/18; Orlando, FL;

Norfolk Jazz Festival
8/24/18-8/25/18; Norfolk, VA; Norfolk Jazz Festival

Association of African American Museums Conference
8/08/18-8/11/18; Hampton, VA;

National Urban League Conference
8/01/18-8/04/18; Columbus, OH;

National Sales Network Convention
8//08/18-8/10/18; New Orleans, LA;

Caribana Weekend
8/02/18-8/06/18; Toronto, Canada;

Satchmo Summerfest
8/03/18-8/05/18; New Orleans, LA;

National Association of Black Journalists Annual Convention
8/01/18-8/05/18; Detroit, MI;

Houston International Jazz Festival
TBD; Houston, TX;

Lansing Jazzfest
8/03/18-8/04/18; Lansing, MI;

Umoja Family Festival
8/03/18-8/05/18; Seattle, WA;

Hair Boss Competition
8/04/18-8/06/18; Atlanta, GA;

Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo
8/04/18-8/05/18; Atlanta, GA;

Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival
8/06/18-8/11/18; Vineyard Haven and Oaks Bluff, MA;

Long Beach Jazz Festival
8/10/18-8/12/18; Long Beach, CA;

Africana Virginia Beach Funkfest
8/24/18-8/25/18; Viginia Beach, VA;

Chicago Jazz Festival
8/29/18-9/02/18; Chicago, IL;

Palm Springs Summer Splash
TBD; Palm Springs, CA;

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


Atlanta Black Restaurant Week
9/04/18-9/16/18; Atlanta, GA;

Women Of Color Empowerment Conference
9/07/18-9/09/18; Fort Lauderdale, FL;

Monterey Jazz Festival
9/21/18-9/23/18; Monterey, CA;

Michigan BluesFest
9/21/18-9/22/18; Lansing, MI;

African American Street Festival
9/21/18-9/23/18; Nashville, TN;

Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo – Championship Finals
9/21/18-9/22/18; Washington, DC;

National Black MBA Association Annual Conference
9/25/18-9/29/18, Detroit, MI;

National Congress of Black Women Conference
9/16/18; Washington, DC;

Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference
9/12/18-9/16/18; Washington, DC;


Black Owned Wine and Spirits Festival
9/22/18; Washington, DC;


Silicon Valley African Film Festival
10/05/18-10/07/18; Mountain View, CA,

Black Enterprise TechConnext Summit
10/08/18-10/09/18, Burlingame, CA;

Action Icon Awards
TBD; Los Angeles, CA;

Taste of Soul Festival
10/20/18; Los Angeles, CA,


National Reparations Conference
TBD; New Orleans, LA;

Universoul Circus
TBD; Columbus, OH;

Universoul Circus
TBD; Memphis, TN;

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 110th Anniversary

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

Spady Museum MLK Breakfast
TBD; Delray Beach; FL;

NBS Summit
TBD; Mammoth Mountain, CA;

Bill Picket Invitational Rodeo Series
TBD; Denver, CO;

Zora Neale Hurston Festival
TBD; Eatonville, FL;


Black History Month
Various Dates & Cities;

Universoul Circus
TBD; Atlanta, GA;

Bronner Brothers Beauty Show
TBD; Atlanta, GA,

Gullah Celebration
TBD; Hilton Head, SC;

Pan African Film Festival
TBD; Los Angeles, CA;

San Diego Brazil Carnival
TBD; San Diego, CA;

Mardi Gras San Francisco Style
TBD; San Francisco, CA;

Bronner Brothers Beauty Show
TBD; Atlanta, GA,

Bay Area Black Comedy Competition
TBD; Oakland, CA;

International Pretty Brown Girl Day
2/24/19; Detroit and various cities;

Ankara Miami Fashion Show
TBD; Miami, FL;

NBA All Star Weekend
TBD; Charlotte, NC;

Harlem Fine Arts Show


NBS Black Summit
TBD; Squaw Valley, CA;

Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit
TBD; Orlando, FL;

Black-Out Weekend Ski Event
TBD; Lake Tahoe, CA;

Blogging While Brown Conference
TBD; Austin, TX;

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

Black Marriage Day
TBD; Various Cities;

National Society of Black Engineers Convention
TBD; Pittsburgh, PA;

Urban Music Festival
TBD; Austin, TX;


Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Southern Regional Convention
TBD; Memphis, TN;

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;

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Eastern Regional Convention
TBD; Hartford, CT;

Baltimore Natural Hair Care Expo
TBD; Baltimore, MD;

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; Cleveland, OH;

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

Barbados Gospelfest
TBD; Barbados;


Beale Street Music Festival
TBD; Memphis, TN;

St. Lucia Jazz Festival
TBD; St. Lucia;

Sweet Auburn Springfest
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
TBD; Cancun, Mexico;

Spoleto Festival
TBD; Charleston, SC;

Atlanta Jazz Festival
TBD; Atlanta, GA;

TBD; Brooklyn, NY;


Brooklyn International Film Festival
TBD; Brooklyn, NY;

Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit
TBD; Charlotte, NC;

Capital Jazz Fest
TBD; Columbia, MD;

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

Carnival Houston
TBD; Houston, TX;

Healdsburg Jazz Festival
TBD; Healdsburg, CA;

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;

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

Juneteenth Celebrations
Around June 19th; Various Cities,

Chicago Gospel Music Festival
TBD; Chicago, IL, Link

Hyde Park BrewFest
TBD; featuring DJ Jazzy Jeff; Chicago, IL;

Rainbow PUSH Summit
TBD; Chicago, IL;

Montreal Jazz Festival
TBD; Montreal, Canada;

Sundiata Festival
TBD; Seattle, WA;

West Indian American Carnival – Make Music New York
TBD; Brooklyn, NY;

Bayou Boogaloo
TBD; Norfolk, VA;

Fillmore Street Jazz Festival
TBD; San Francisco, CA;


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

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