Celebrating Black History Month In Your Neighborhood

Join Syska Hennessy as we continue to celebrate and honor the achievements and contributions of Black individuals throughout history. There are many local events happening this month. Find one near you.


Black History Month Murals
Roswell Roots Festival of Black History & Culture
Visit the National Center for Civil & Human Rights


Visit the Museum of African American History
See Works by Black Artists at the MFA
90’s Black History Month Skate


The 2023 Kickoff of ‘Black Food Truck Fridays’
Black History Month: Trap & Paint (Comedy Edition)
2023 N.C. Black Heritage Festival


Black in STEM
A Jazz Celebration of Black History Month
Chicago Black Restaurant Week


Black Is Beautiful DFW Art Exhibition at Galleria Dallas
2023 “Taste of Soul” Soul Food Cook-Off
The Fight for Civil Rights in the South Exhibit


SOUL: Family Movie Night with the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp
Black History Month Parade & Melanin Market
4th Annual Black History Festival

Los Angeles

California African American Museum (CAAM)
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
2023 Los Angeles Black History Month Festival


Arts Institute of Middlesex County’s Black History Month
African American Cultural Committee’s Black History Month Fashion Show
Montclair Art Museum Public Tour: African American History Month

New York

Visit the Brooklyn Museum
Indulge in a Special Black History Month-Inspired Meal at The Musket Room
AFROPUNK + Lincoln Center – Black HERstory Live

Orange County

Orange County Black History Parade & Unity Festival
Black History Month Paint Party
Black History Month Celebration – Pretend City Children’s Museum


Music Discovery Concert for Black History Month
Black History Month Concert Series
Black History Trolley Tour


Black History: Learning from the Past and Inspiring the Future
Visit the Arthur Ashe Mural/Statue
The Valentine Museum


Black History Month: Celebrating Black Excellence
35th Anniversary Sacramento Black History Month Expo
Direct from Death Row The Scottsboro Boys (A Black History Month Play)

San Francisco

Black History Month Gospel Brunch
Black History Month Point Pinole Stroll
Jazz Concert Celebrating Black History Month – The DoRiaN Mode

Silicon Valley

The Indigo Project: Ancestral Reverence Revival Artist Panel
First Fridays x Black Love
Friday Nights at OMCA with Destiny Muhammad Jazz Trio


The History of Rogers Park
UNCF Tampa Bay Black History Month 5K Walk for Education
2023 Publix Tampa Bay Collard Green Festival

Washington D.C.

The 2023 Virginia Black History Month Gala
Black History Month Comedy Experience
The Ivory & Cream Affair Literary Jazz Brunch