Calendar Of Events For 2016

Calendar Of Events For 2016


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Welcome To The Official
Black Beach Week 2016 Calendar Of Events


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We are in the process of putting together the largest lineup of beach and super party events for people of color which will occur all throughout 2016. There are over 200 events scheduled for next year. Unless otherwise notated all events will carry a minimum of 5,000 to over 1,000,000 participants.

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR JANUARY 2016



Where Da'Party At?......Here It Is



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THE 10TH ANNUAL M.L.K SKI TRIP

Place: Gatlinburg, TN

Date: January 15-18, 2016

Comments: You can’t ask for a better ski trip! We’re bringing you Adventure, The Slopes, Shopping Excursions, Cool Accommodations, Complimentary Cocktails & Hors D'oeuvres, Comedians, Multiple Themed Special Events, Fun & Games, and The Infamous All You Can Drink Party Bus on the way to The Southeast's Most Conveniently Charming Ski Slope

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THE 20TH M.L.K SKI WEEKEND ANNIVERSARY

Place: Blue Mountain Ski Resort - Ontario, Canada

Date: January 15-18, 2016

Comments: Th Black Ski Weekend (also know as MLK Ski Weekend) has grown into the largest super party winter event. They come by buses, planes, trains and automobiles to witness what thousands of others had the pleasure of experience. Four days long. Four days strong. Dedicated to the legacy of Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., this event covers 4 days and 3 exciting nights at Blue Mountain Ski Resort in Canada (4 hour drive from Detroit). The extended weekend event features 20 themed activities, real snow and fun on the slopes!

Activities include: Snowmobiling, Ice Skating, horseback riding, Sleigh Ride, Cross Country Skiing, night life, snow shoeing, pool parties, ATV's, Spa/Massages, Games, bonfires, hot tubbing, and more!!!

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THE 15TH ANNUAL BATTLE OF THE BANDS - CHAMPIONSHIP

Place: Atlanta, Ga (The Georgia Dome)

Date: January TBA, 2016

Comments: For 14 straight years, this exciting event has sold out. It's been called the Superbowl Of College Marching Bands. Watch All The Historically Black College Marching Bands From Around The Country Compete To Find Out Who Is The Very Best! When the show gets ready, no one takes a break, no one goes to get popcorn, no one goes to get a soda. All eyes are on the field for some of the most electrifying displays of showmanship, sparkle, music and serious competitiveness in the country.

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AIR JAMAICA JAZZ AND BLUES FESTIVAL

Place: Montego Bay, Jamaica ( Trelawny Stadium)

Date: January TBA, 2016

Comments: The Air Jamaica Jazz & Blues Festival. 2016 will mark the 20th year anniversary for this prestigious festival. Over the years, the festival has grown from small audiences of 3000 to its largest audience ever in 2015, which totaled over 40,000 for the period of the festival.

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THE 2016 NFL PRO-BOWL

Place: Honolulu, Hawaii - Aloha Stadium

Date: January 27-31, 2016 (Game Day January 31, 2016)

Comments: The best NFL players of the season gather for a traditional Pro Bowl game. Weekend full of warm weather, exciting events and plenty of get togethers. The best players from the AFC will face their counterparts from the NFC in the Pro Bowl.

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR FEBRUARY 2016



SUPERBOWL WEEKEND 2016

Date: February 4 - February 7, 2016 (Actual Game Date: Sunday, February 7, 2016)

Place: Santa Clara, California - Levi Stadium

Comments: The largest party in the US returns. Every entertainer, athlete, celebrity and more will converge for USA #1 sports party. .Super Bowl 50 is set to take place at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California, home of the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, February 7th, 2016.

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URBAN SKI WEEKEND

Place: Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Date: February 5-8, 2016

Comments: It is the ultimate event for party goers. Hundreds of participants took over slopes for the ultimate ski weekend. We Are Talking About 4 DAYS & 3 NIGHTS of 10 OFF THE METER events ...complete MAYHEM!

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WINTER HIP HOP GETAWAY

Featuring: TBA

Date: TBA

Place: Gettysburg, P.A.

Comments: Picture This:
  • 3 Days, 2 Nights, At A First Class Hotel or Resort
  • 12 Hours Of Open Bar, Round Trip Transportation
  • 4 All You Can Eat Meals
  • A Blow Out Concert Saturday Night

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    47TH ANNUAL NAACP IMAGE AWARDS

    Date: February TBA, 2016 (Actual LIVE Awards Event: February TBA, 2016)

    Place: Pasadena, CA, (Pasadena Civic Auditorium)

    Comments:The NAACP Image Awards are an exciting, star-studded salute to the best in entertainment. Honorees, presenters and performers have included many of the major celebrities in America as well as international political figures and dignitaries. It is the nation's premier event celebrating the outstanding achievements and performances of people of color in the arts (television, recording, literature, motion picture and writing & directing), as well as those individuals or groups who promote social justice through their creative endeavors.

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    B.E.T RIP THE RUNWAY 2016

    Date: February, TBA, 2016

    Place: New York City, New York

    Comments:The hottest Urban Fashion Show in the world. B.E.T brings the annual event back to NY with best in fashion, models and celebrities



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    N.B.A ALL STAR WEEKEND 2016

    Place: Toronto, Canada

    Date:February 11-14, 2016

    Actual Game Date: Sunday February 14th, 2016

    Comments:Did you witness what happened last year for N.B.A All Star Weekend? Did you hear about the parties? Did you hear about the celebrities? Did you hear about how packed the streets were? Did you stay in one of the celebrity hosted hotels? Can you imagine what will happen when Toronto host the NBA All Star Weekend for 2016? The 2016 NBA All-Star Game will be the 65th edition and is a exhibition basketball game that will be played on Sunday, February 14, 2016. It will be held at Air Canada Centre in Toronto, home of the Toronto Raptors.

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    VALENTINES DAY SOUL JAM GETAWAY

    Date: February TBA

    Place: Gettysburg, P.A.

    Comments: Picture This:
  • 3 Days, 2 Nights, At A First Class Hotel or Resort
  • 12 Hours Of Open Bar, Round Trip Transportation
  • 4 All You Can Eat Meals
  • Blow Out Concert Saturday Night

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    BRAZIL RIO-CARNIVAL

    Place: Rio De Janeiro, Brazil and Bahia, Brazil

    Date: February 5-9, 2016

    Comments: This is the world-wide event that all other carnivals, parades and super party events are based on. Nothing else comes close. You have heard about what happens in Brazil and now it's time to experience what happens when you visit the most exotic location in the world. See why the beaches, the weather, the water and the women are legendary.

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    TRINIDAD CARNIVAL

    Place: Trinidad

    Date: February 5-9, 2016

    Comments: Another super carnival party that is starting to take the crown for being the leader in carnival events.

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    NATIONAL BLACK SKI SUMMIT(NBS) 2016

    Place: Heavenly, Lake Tahoe

    Date: February 27 – March 5, 2016

    Comments: The largest black ski event in the world. It is the largest event for black ski enthusiast. Thousands of skiers from all over the world from over 75 different clubs make plans to witness and take part in world's largest black skit event. Dozens of celebrities, entertainers and parties makes this a unique way to meet others for one of the largest annual African American events in the country.

    CLICK HERE To Book A Hotel Reservation In Just 60 Seconds For The Heavenly Mountain Resort In Lake Tahoe For THE NATIONAL BLACK SKI SUMMIT



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    CIAA TOURNAMENT WEEKEND 2016

    Place: Charlotte, North Carolina

    Date: February 22-27, 2016

    Comments: 2016 - CIAA sets a new Tournament attendance record by drawing over 190,000 fans during the week-long event. One of the nation's premier sporting events is the annual CIAA Basketball Tournament. Touted as the third most attended basketball tournament among all NCAA divisions. Tournament Week offers events for every social palate including parties, numerous educational and healthy-living components, step shows, and a battle of the bands. The men's and women's tournaments are held simultaneously and their respective championship games are on Saturday night.

    CLICK HERE To Book A Hotel Reservation In Just 60 Seconds For Charlotte, North Carolina For THE CIAA TOURNAMENT WEEKEND



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    CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR MARCH 2016



    ICE MELTING R&B ALL INCLUSIVE GETAWAY

    Date: TBA

    Place: Gettysburg, P.A.

    Comments: Picture This:
  • 3 Days, 2 Nights, At A First Class Hotel or Resort
  • 12 Hours Of Open Bar, Round Trip Transportation
  • 4 All You Can Eat Meals
  • Blow Out Concert Saturday Night
  • Performing LIVE



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    BLACK ENTERPRISE WOMEN OF POWER SUMMIT 2016

    Place: TBA

    Venue:TBA

    Date: TBA

    Comments:In its eighth year year, Black Enterprise is proud to bring back the Women of Power Summit - an exciting, three-day executive leadership conference designed especially for professional women of color. Prepare for more sessions, more speakers, and the most inspiring and motivational women you will ever meet! The four-day career enhancement conference created an environment that promoted fellowship and encouraged attendees to network, bond, share strategies, and learn from each others experience



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    9TH ANNUAL MAMMOTH BLACKOUT 2016

    Place: Mammoth, California

    Date: TBA, 2016

    Comments: Now in its 8th year, Blackout Weekend is taking the party on the road to Lake Tahoe for it's 2016 trip. Long held as the ultimate snow adventure, Blackout Weekend offers young, snow sport loving professionals the opportunity ski or snowboard together by day and party by night. With a full schedule of themed parties, networking mixers and daytime activities even non skiers and snowboarders will have a great time with our group which attracts professionals from all over California and beyond.





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    BRIT JAM SPRING BREAK 2016

    Place: Montego Bay, Jamaica

    Date: March 9-15, 2016

    Comments: The Ultimate International Spring Break Party Holiday in Montego Bay, Jamaica! Brit Jam is a 5 day party themed holiday in which we aim to combine the talents of the British DJ and artists with the Jamaican DJ and artists. We are dedicated to providing a positive insight into the culture and lifestyle of Jamaica. Along with the parties; we provide day trips to other parts of the Island.

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    MTV SPRING BREAK 2016

    Date: March TBA, 2016

    Comments: MTV has always held the hottest spring break weekend for 75,000 spring break participants. Last year was a "wild out" experience. Cancun, Jamaica, South Padre Island and Panama City Beach have held it down for years. This year, the music channel will once again make 2016 a spring break occasion where every college student must attend.





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    THE TEXAS RELAYS 2016

    Place: Austin, TX

    Date: Wed Mar 30 - Sat Apr 2, 2016

    Comments: Super party Weekend showcased under an exciting world class track and field event. Thousands pack the streets, clubs of Austin, Tx for what has become the premier sporting event of the spring and summer of the south.

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    CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR APRIL 2016



    TOM JOYNER'S FANTASTIC VOYAGE CRUISE

    Place: TBA

    Date: April 23- May 1, 2016

    Comments: Every year, nationwide radio personality Tom Joyner puts on an entertainment party packed cruise for his listeners called the Fantastic Voyage Cruise. It is the #1 cruise for professional African Americans and people of color. Each year this event sells out as thousands of participants gather each year for a week full of relaxing, concerts, comedy shows, educational forums, networking, beach parties, fashion shows and so much more. It is the ultimate party with a purpose.

    For details, please visit http://www.blackcruiseweek.com



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    BLACK SPRING BREAK 2016-MISSISSIPPI

    Place: Biloxi (Gulf Coast), Mississippi

    Date: April 8-10, 2016

    Comments: Black Spring Break (The Next Generation) brings back one of the most talked about events in the south. 25,000 visitors jam pack the streets. They come from all over. Texas, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi students come for a weekend full of beaches,bikinis, concerts, clubs and wall to wall street activities.

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    ORANGE CRUSH SPRING BREAK

    Place: Tybee Island, Georgia

    Date: April 15-17, 2016

    Comments: The most talked about beach events takes place each year on Tybee Island (Savannah, Georgia) Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Texas, and all surrounding areas BOOK YOUR ROOMS NOW!!!!! Come for a weekend full of beaches,bikinis, concerts, clubs, street activities and more

    CLICK HERE To Reserve Your Hotel Room In Just 60 Seconds For Orange Crush Weekend - THE LOWEST PRICE GUARANTEED



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    THE ST. LUCIA ISLAND JAZZ AND ARTS FESTIVAL

    Place: St. Lucia Island

    Date: April 29 – MAY 08, 2016

    Comments: Considered one of the Caribbean's premier jazz festivals, St. Lucia Jazz attracts thousands of visitors each year to enjoy island-wide musical acts Revamped, redesigned and with a broadened artistic direction, the Caribbean’s premier cultural event — the Saint Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival — will attract thousands to Simply Beautiful Saint Lucia. Cultural enthusiasts, festival lovers and music aficionados will be wooed by over 50 world-acclaimed entertainers and artisans over the 15-day festival, which runs from April 29th to May 8th, 2016.

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    B.E.T SPRING BLING 2016

    Place: TBA, Florida

    Date: April DATES TO BE DETERMINED, 2016

    Comments: The annual super hot televised spring break event sponsored and showcased on B.E.T



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    CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR MAY 2016





    THE 2016 BLACK ENTERPRISE ENTREPRENEURS CONFERENCE

    Place: TBA

    Date: May TBA, 2016

    Comments: The Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo attracts more than 1,500 attendees annually. Entrepreneurs from all over the country come together to take in everything the conference has to offering½from informative sessions, high-powered speakers, and networking opportunities, to essential tools for emerging and established entrepreneurs. The countries premier business conference and networking event for African American entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and professionals, it is the only venue where leaders of the nation's largest black-owned businesses gather at one place, one time, and with one purpose.



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    DOMINICAN MEMORIAL DAY GETAWAY 2016

    Place: Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

    Date: May 26-31, 2016

    Comments: The hottest All-Inclusive Memorial Day Weekend in the Puerto Plata Dominican Republic. The Memorial Day Getaway is a 5 Days / 4 Nights annual event developed for Urban Professionals who are looking to getaway, relax, network, and party non-stop on the sexiest island in the Caribbean.he Dominican Republic was chosen for this annual event because of the hospitality, great weather, beautiful beaches, Caribbean nightlife and affordable all inclusive accommodations. Our host resort is the 5 STAR Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort. This resort is the most complete all-inclusive vacation resort in the Dominican Republic offering a high value vacation getaway for all participants.

    CLICK HERE To Reserve Your Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic Hotel Room In Just 60 Seconds With Black Beach Week - THE LOWEST PRICE GUARANTEED



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    THE BARBADOS GOSPEL FESTIVAL

    Place: Barbados

    Date: May 21-29, 2016

    Comments: Dedicated to Barbados, the Caribbean and the international community, the Barbados Gospelfest maintains a standard of excellence second to none, and has become a vital festival fixture for the region at large. Our commitment to people has guaranteed growth and longevity, and a new opportunity to touch lives each year. Barbados Gospelfest AWESOME 2016 promises to be another world-class production, featuring top local, regional and international gospel talent.

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    URBAN PARADISE WEEKEND 2016

    Place: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

    Date: May 26-31, 2016

    Comments: THIS IS A WEEKEND YOU WILL NOT WANT TO MISS..This is what Paradise is suppose to feel like. The beaches, the parties, the women, the men, the weather, the food, the service.

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    THE CANCUN JUMPOFF 2016

    Place: Cancun, Mexico

    Date: May 25-30, 2016

    INTERNATIONAL is bringing Bourbon St back to the white sandy beaches of Cancun, Mexico to celebrate the Largest Urban Event Held Outside of the United States. Already anticipated to be the largest Memorial Day Weekend gathering ever held in Cancun, the 2016 extravaganza will celebrate all that is positive in the young, trend setting, urban professional landscape, in grand fashion.

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    BLACK BIKE WEEK (A.K.A THE ATLANTIC BIKE FESTIVAL)

    Place: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

    Date: May 27-30, 2016

    Comments: The Largest Black Bike Festival in the world. Over 300,000 participate in what has become a super bike event for people of color. Black Bike Week is not only the largest black bike festival in the world but its also the largest black beach week event period. Every Memorial Day Weekend over 350,000 bikers travel to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina for fun, food, festivities and more. If you love bikes and the people who ride them, you cannot miss this event.

    CLICK HERE To Book A Hotel Reservation In Just 60 Seconds For Myrtle Beach, South Carolina For BLACK BIKE WEEK

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    URBAN BEACH WEEK - MIAMI MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

    Place: Miami,Florida (South Beach)

    Date: May 27-30, 2016

    Comments: Is a solid mixture of people from all ethnic backgrounds that come together for weekend celebrations. Are you looking for the most exciting urban beach party in the world? Did you go to the Urban Beach Week on Memorial Day Weekend in Miami last year? If you missed last year's Urban Beach Week 2016 then you missed the HOT stuff! We broke the attendance record when nearly 350,000 people came to Miami and took over the town. The Urban Beach Week is the largest Urban Festival in the world that caters toward the professional Hip Hop Generation from 23 and over. Around 300,000-350,000 participants make the annual trek to South Beach for 4 days full of fun, food, festivities, entertainment, music and more.

    CLICK HERE To Book A Hotel Reservation In Just 60 Seconds For Miami,Florida For URBAN BEACH WEEK

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    SOUL BEACH MUSIC FESTIVAL 2016

    Place: Aruba

    Date: May 25-30, 2016

    Comments: The Soul Beach Music Festival is the event that has everything you want -- great people, warm sun, beautiful beaches, hot parties, and outstanding performances by the best in comedy and soul music.

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    MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND - SOUL SIESTA 2016

    Place: Riviera, Maya

    Date: May CANCELLED, 2016

    Comments: Soul Siesta, An Exotic Blend of Urban Soul and Latin Flava'. For The Sophisticated Urban Trendsetter! Soul Siesta kicked-off 15 years ago and has grown to become one of the premier getaways for the mature-minded, sophisticated traveler. Started in 2000, the Soul Siesta event derived from the need to offer a different product to the urban market based in the United States

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    URBAN FIESTA WEEKEND 2016

    Place: San Juan, Puerto Rico

    Date: May 26-31, 2016

    Comments: Urban Fiesta Weekend, Puerto Rico is the newest Memorial Day island destination that DOES NOT require a Passport. This event is strictly for the GROWN AND SEXY Trendsetters and Taste makers!

    If you're tired of doing the same old thing for Memorial Day weekend, why not come party with us? The packages are affordable, THE PARTIES don't stop and our motto is: No Passports ..No Curfew ...Just FUN!

    CLICK HERE To Book A Hotel Reservation In Just 60 Seconds For San Juan,Puerto Rico For URBAN FIESTA WEEKEND



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    I PLEAD THE 5th CARIBBEAN GETAWAY 2016

    Place: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

    Date: May 25-30, 2016

    Comments: The getaway will be filled with non-stop parties and events for those looking to let loose and have a memorable time. Each day, one of our special celebrity guests will host a day party at some of Punta Cana’s sexiest private pools, beachfronts and rooftop venues. The nighttime will boast themed parties including a 90’s Throwback, Black and White, Pajama Jam, and Glow Party at some of the island’s hottest nightclubs.

    Book Your Hotel For Barcelo Bavaro Beach,In Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

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    SIZZLE MIAMI 2016

    Place: Miami Beach, Florida

    Date: May 26-30, 2016

    THIS IS A GAY AND LESBIAN BEACH EVENT

    During the last 14 years, the Miami Sizzle has emerged as the #1 beach event in the country for the black gay male community. Each year, it gets larger with more activities, more participants and the most elaborate set up of all events





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    CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR JUNE 2016





    THE ST KITTS MUSIC FESTIVAL

    Place: St. Kitts

    Date: June 23-25, 2016

    Comments: For the past 20 years, St. Kitts has brought nothing but power packed concerts on a island where you can lay back, let your hair down and have fun. It is well established as one of the top summer concerts in the Caribbean offering spectacular local, regional and international talent mixed with the unique Kittitian experience.

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    OCHO RIOS JAZZ FESTIVAL

    Place: Ocho Rios Jamaica

    Date: June TBA, 2016

    Comments: Ocho Rios brings its brand of jazz on the beautiful islands of Jamaica. The Ocho Rio Jazz Festival gives you the best in entertainment, festivities and culture. In three years the festival grew from one to eight days and became the Caribbean's complete jazz vacation, featuring the greatest names in Jamaican Jazz as well as the very best of international fare. It boasts a Youth Programme, daily free concerts, a large-scale Photo Exhibition and events large and small going on simultaneously all over the Island--Kingston, Montego Bay, Negril, Runaway Bay--Ocho Rios.



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    THE B.E.T AWARD SHOW EXPERIENCE 2016

    Place: Los Angeles, CA

    Date: June 23-26, 2016 (Join Newsletter For Dates)

    Comments: The BET Experience at L.A. with the awards scheduled at Nokia Theatre. Packages start at $199, and are also offered at $299 and $399. Packages include three-night passes to a planned concert series at Staples Center, access to the 106 & Park stage, an intimate concert and comedy series at Club Nokia and seminars. There also will be a free expo and a free stage that will showcase upstart artists.

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    CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR JULY 2016





    AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL

    Place: New Orleans, Louisiana

    Date: June 30 - July 3, 2016

    Comments: The largest African American family festival in the country. Over 400,000 people attend New Orleans for a mix of Jazz, R&B, Food, socializing, networking, concerts, speaker series and more. It's the #1 event during the July Holiday weekend.

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    TASTE OF CHICAGO

    Place: Chicago, Illinois

    Date: July 1-3, 2016

    Comments: Every summer the city of Chicago has an incredible festival. The largest and most used streets are closed downtown. Grant Park, the most visited park in Chicago, is used to hold this event. The people dine on ribs, cheeseburgers, pizza, ice cream, and hundreds of other foods. Over 100 of the city�s most famous restaurants set up shop. Basically the entire city slows down for this event. This is The Taste of Chicago.





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    REGGAE SUMFEST 2016

    Date: July 17-23, 2016

    Place: Montego Bay, Jamaica

    Comments: The Reggae Sumfest is the world's premier reggae festival which brings the hottest reggae and dancehall artist from all over the world to the reggae capital island of the world. Montego Bay,Jamaica the island's second city, has been the home of the famed Reggae Sunsplash and is now the permanent home of the Reggae Sumfest festival. The actual concerts will be held at the Catherine Hall Entertainment Complex.

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    THE INDIANA BLACK EXPO

    Place: Indianapolis, Indiana

    Date: July 15-17, 2016

    Comments: The largest black expo in the country. More concerts, vendors, special events, college events, speakers and activities than any other expo event.





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    PIP'S PALM SPRINGS GETAWAY

    Place: Palm Springs, California

    Date: July 22-24,2016

    Comments For: Business, Professionals, Networking Groups Ages 26 and up. Are you ready for a fun and exotic type of vacation where you can truly get your party on? Well this will surely be the event for you. This event is catered towards the professional men and women who Desire to take off the ties and put down the brief cases and have a weekend full of surprises such as...Caribbean Carnival Night Aqua Boogie pool splash, Casablanca white linen casino night and much more! If you are an, artist, teacher, lawyer, doctor, business owner or perhaps you would like to network and meet others in the same fields. Make sure you do not miss this event!





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    THE STEVE HARVEY NEIGHBORHOOD AWARDS

    Place: Las Vegas, Nevada

    HOST HOTEL: The Mandalay Bay Resort And Casino

    Date: July 22-24,2016

    Comments The Neighborhood Awards is a different type of show that takes place in Las Vegas Nevada. The Hoodie Awards celebrate the everyday ordinary men and women who do their best to impact and uplift their brethren throughout the community. It’s all about the service. For the last 8 years, thousands of participants vote and participate on the best establishments in the community.Categories include of Best High School, Best High School Teacher, Best Church, Best Church Choir, Best Soul Food, Best Barbecue, Best Fried Chicken, Best Car Wash/Detail Shop, Best Beauty Salon, Best Nail Salon, Best Barber Shop and Best Community Leader.





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    BARBADOS CROP-OVER 2016

    Place: Bridgetown, Barbados

    Pick Your Dates: July 29 - August 3, 2016

    Comments: As far as festivals go, Crop Over is the Sweetest Summer Festival! Indeed nothing else compares. This Festival sets itself apart from the avalanche of other Caribbean Festivals with its strong historical nuance paying homage to Barbado rich past.T he Festival draws all people under one cultural umbrella for the ultimate party experience. Crop Over appeals to the die-hard party enthusiasts as well as the old (and young!) cultural purists. Simply put, Crop Over is a jam-packed festival for all!

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    FRESH ISLAND FESTIVAL

    Place: Place: ZRCE BEACH, CROATIA (Europe)

    Pick Your Dates: July 12-14, 2016

    Comments: Fresh Island is Europe’s leading Hip-Hop and Urban music festival set on the stunning island of Pag in Croatia. Taking over three super clubs on the beach, Fresh Island is renowned for welcoming international talent to its stages including Snoop Dogg, Nas, Rick Ross, Mobb Deep, Redman and Method Man, KRS One, Eve, Iggy Azalea, Action Bronson, Joey Bada$$, Migos, Danny Brown, Stormzy, JME and many more.





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    THE REGGAE SUMFEST 2016

    Place: Montego Bay, Jamaica

    Date: July 17-23,2016

    Comments: The Greatest Reggae Dancehall Show on Earth



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    GREAT FETE WEEKEND

    Place: PIGEON POINT BEACH,Tobago, Trinidad And Tobago

    Pick Your Dates: July 27-31, 2015

    Comments: Great Fete Weekend is a huge annual beach party at Pigeon Point Beach Resort as well as other popular locations in the isle of Tobago . Top DJs as well as Soca, Hip Hop and Dancehall stars from Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, USA and other Caribbean countries make this an unmissable 'weekend'.

    The party was born out of the celebrations surrounding the annual power boat racing event. The best parties were to be found at Pigeon Point beach and they came to overshadow the race itself. Now an event in its own right, the Great Fete Weekend stands alone as the number one beach party in the southern Caribbean.

    Every year includes Welcome Wednesday(Wednesday), Reggae Thursday (Thursday), Soca Glow (Friday), Wet Fete (Saturday), and Family Day and jump up (Sunday).



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    URBAN HANGOVER WEEKEND

    Place: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

    Pick Your Dates: July 29th– 31st 2016

    Comments: More than 1,700 rooms and suites, 15 swimming pools, a huge casino with 450 slot machines, 9 restaurants, 17 bars… a beach that stretches out of sight.

    We are expecting over 1,000 urban professionals for this year’s adventure!





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    JAMAICA DREAMS WEEKEND

    Place: Negril, Jamaica

    Pick Your Dates: July 28-August 1, 2016

    Comments: Negril, Jamaica is considered to be the hottest party island in the world. There are over parties over a five day period. With the beach, the beer, and the bikinis you will NEVER get bored.





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    THE TORONTO CARIBANA FESTIVAL

    Place: Toronto, Canada

    Date: July 28-August 2, 2016

    Comments:Have you ever been to Toronto Canada during the Caribana? You might have seen other street parties and parades before but you have never seen one quite like this......So pack your bags, book your rooms and bring your flags because you are about to experience the hottest international festival in North America!







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    THE 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES

    Place: Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

    Date: August 5-21, 2016

    Comments: This is the world-wide sporting event that happens only once every 4 years. Nothing else comes close. You have heard about what happens in Brazil and now it's time to experience what happens when you visit the most exotic location in the world.

    Book Your Hotels in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil For The 2016 Olympics

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    39TH ANNUAL NATIONAL BLACK BIKERS ROUNDUP

    Place: Little Rock Arkansas

    Date: August 3rd – 7th, 2016

    Comments:The National Bikers Roundup is the largest camping motorcycle rally in the USA and is organized by a group of African American motorcycle clubs. Its location changes every year[1] but every decade it returns to its founding city of Kansas City, Missouri. More than 1,000 motorcycle clubs attend the event and black women make up close to half of participants.



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    THE NOTTINGHAM CARNIVAL

    Place: London, England (NottingHill)

    Date: August 20-21 , 2016

    Comments: NottingHill Carnival is an annual event which takes place in NottingHill in London, England each August, over two days (Sunday and the following bank holiday) attracting over 30,000 participants.

    It is led by members of the Caribbean population, many of whom have lived in the area since the 1950s. The carnival has attracted up to 2 million people in the past, putting it the second largest street festival in the world





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    BLACK ENTERPRISE GOLF AND TENNIS CHALLENGE

    Place: Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

    Date: September 1-4, 2016

    Comments:The corporate heavy-hitters, innovative entrepreneurs, and noteworthy celebrities who attend the event have given it the stellar reputation of being the premier African American networking event in the country Professionals wanting to network, relax, or both. This event is a weekend of business, pleasure, and friendly competition. Adult registration is ages 18 and up. The event offers golf, tennis, spa, and guest packages, fitness classes, archery, fencing and other activities listed on the agenda. A must-attend lifestyle, sporting, and entertainment event. We’ve created the ultimate environment for networking and golf.



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    CURACAO NORTH SEA MUSIC AND FESTIVAL

    Place: Curacao, Netherlands Antilles

    Date: September 1-3, 2016

    Comments Curacao welcomes the second installment of the Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival.

    The Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival is an annual event at the World Trade Center (WTC) on Piscadera Bay in Curaçao.

    Throughout the Festival, international artists with some of the biggest names in the jazz, funk, soul, Latin, and R&B worlds, will perform in and around the WTC.

    CHRIS BROWN - CHARLIE WILSON - ANTHONY HAMILTON - LENNY KRAVITZ - BRANFORD MARSALIS - MORE



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    URBAN PROFESSIONAL WEEKEND

    Place: Washington D.C

    Date: September 2-5, 2016

    Comments: Mark your calendars for Labor Day Weekend . The dates have been set once again for The DC Mix to shutdown the nation’s capital.

    Washington DC will once again opens it’s arms and embraces hundreds of urban professionals as they make the annual trip to the nation’s capital for The DC Mix. Beautiful attendees from across the country trade in there professional titles, escape the rigors of life and unwind at The DC Mix.

    Labeled “The Urban Professional’s Weekend”, The DC Mix has played host to elite and distinguished urban professionals who enjoy a social networking experience that blends powerful moments with great experiences and sophistication with great parties.

    Book Your OFFICIAL HOST HOTEL IN 60 Seconds The Embassy Row Hotel, Dupont Circle, Washington D.C.,

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  • TOM JOYNER FAMILY REUNION 2016

    Place: Orlando, Florida - The Gaylord Resort

    Date: September 1-5, 2016

    Comments: The eleventh year of family fun and we are pulling out all of the stops for the biggest family party this Labor Day weekend in Orlando, Florida! The 2015 Allstate® Tom Joyner Family Reunion is the only event in the country that brings the best entertainment, concerts, resort style amenities and accommodations with access to the nation's best theme parks. They are taking over the family vacation capital of the world - Orlando, Florida. With events just for you and your family while continuing to offer the best value FAMILY vacation in 2015.

    Reserve Your Hotel In Orlando In Just 60 Seconds With Black Beach Week.



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    THE CANCUN JAZZ FESTIVAL

    Place: Cancun, Mexico

    Dates: September 1-4, 2016

    Comments: "The Ultimate Labor Day Weekend Event For The Music Lovers"The Cancun Jazz Festival is an All-Inclusive festival that takes place at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya which is located approximately 60 minutes outside of Cancun, Mexico, just northeast of Tulum.

    Make Your Reservation With The Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya- Heaven Section Adults Only, Puerto Aventuras, Mexico



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    THE ALABAMA FOOTWASH

    Place: Uniontown, Alabama

    Dates: September 23-25 , 2016

    Comments: For over 127 years, this stands as the oldest African American Festival ever, large-scale carnival, with hundreds of booths, stands and trailers offering food, drinks and shopping to the thousands of people from across the country



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    THE CARIBBEAN SEA JAZZ FESTIVAL

    Place: Aruba

    Dates: September 24-26 , 2016

    Comments: "Come and listen to the hottest Jazz Artist from all over the world on the island of Aruba





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    THE MIAMI CARNIVAL 2016

    Where: Miami, Florida

    Date: October 8-10, 2016

    Comments: Miami Florida brings all the excitement to the USA for super weekend full of the Caribbean with the parties and parades

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    THE BET HIP HOP AWARDS 2016

    Where: Atlanta, Georgia

    Date: October TO BE ANNOUNCED, 2016

    Comments: Every October, the who's who of Hip Hop comes to Atlanta for an annual award show to crown the best hip hop artists of the year in many categories. The pre parties and after parties makes this an event that you must attend

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    BEACH ROAD TRIP 2016

    Date: November 4-6, 2016

    Place: ISLAMORADA, Florida

    Comments: After 4 prosperous years in the FL Keys BRT Weekend, simply put, is the ultimate destination day-party series. Inspired by Caribbean culture, patrons from around the world take a road trip to party, vacation, and revel in each other's company for an entire weekend. The concept is 6 uniquely themed events, all-inclusive with free drinks & food, across a 3-day span in a beautiful resort location. You pay one low price and enjoy admission to all 6 events.!





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    ESSENCE FESTIVAL - DURBAN SOUTH AFRICA

    Date: November 8-13, 2016

    Place: Durban, South Africa

    Comments: ESSENCE Durban is the sister festival to our Fourth of July weekend extravaganza in NOLA, will showcase international performers, world-famous speakers, and local artists and experts. It will also pump up small businesses through empowerment seminars, career-guidance workshops and other programming.





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    THE BAYOU CLASSIC 2016

    Date: November 24-27, 2016 (Actual Game Date: Saturday, November 26, 2016)

    Place: New Orleans, Louisiana

    Comments: 2016 marks the 43rd annual meeting of HBCU rivals Southern University and Grambling State University: The Bayou Classic is a football game and so much more! The Bayou Classic commemorates historically black colleges and universities, academic achievement, tradition, sportsmanship, marching bands, and friendly competition. The “Classic” is an exhibition of the high standards of academic achievement deeply embedded in the traditions of the two institutions. Since 1991, the Bayou Classic has been televised nationally by NBC. The national broadcast attracts an audience of four to five million viewers. The Bayou Classic draws more than 250,000 visitors to New Orleans.

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