It’s back! There’s always something to do in Dallas. Check out my curated event list for Black professionals in Dallas this week.
1.CANE ROSSO POP UP
Monday, January 9, 2017, 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Cane Rosso in Deep Ellum is hosting a special Pop-Up Burger and Fried Chicken Sandwich Dinner, and if you haven’t tried them yet then you definitely should! Home of the best pizzas in Dallas, Cane Rosso has made a great name for itself throughout the Metroplex as a spot that never disappoints. No reservations, walk in only on a first come, first serve basis, so make sure to get there early as this Pop-up will be in high demand!! Learn more here.
2. COLLEGE FOOTBALL NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP WATCH PARTY @ UNION PARK
Monday, January 9, 2017, 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Watch #3 Clemson and #1 Alabama go head-to-head as they compete for the NCAA National Championship, on 20 different screens, drinks and food specials all day and complimentary admission with RSVP. Only at Union Park. Tables and hookahs available as well because you know you want a good seat while watching this. Learn more here.
3. SONGWRITERS FEEDBACK
Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Anyone who has explored the creative process understands the value of feedback. Art House Dallas wants to provide an encouraging environment within a small group setting to explore your strengths and potential areas of growth as an artist. Groups will always be limited to 5-7 and Art House will provide facilitators who have exhibited a track record of success in their art form. If you are serious about taking your music writing skills to the next level, be here. Learn more here.
4. BADDIE MOVIE NIGHT – HIDDEN FIGURES
Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.
The Baddies are starting the new year off right with a Baddie movie night viewing Hidden Figures. This critically- acclaimed film is definitely one every Black girl and women needs to see to further her #blackgirlmagic in 2017. Meet up and join in on the conversation of this amazing film afterwards. Learn more here.
5. GET IT GIRRR! ALL FEMALE ART SHOW
Friday, January 13, 2017, 6:00 PM – 2:00 a.m.
“Get It, Girrr!” is an all female art show presented by Peep Show Texas. Engage and network with over 20+ artists, vendors and live creators. All proceeds benefit For Love & Art. Shoot your shot as submissions are still open to showcase what you’ve been waiting for the world to see in 2017. Learn more here.
6. RAW ARTISTS SHOW
Friday, January 13, 2017, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
RAW is the bomb period. This event is for artists by artists. It’s a local creative explosion of film, fashion, music, art, performing art, hair styling, makeup artistry, photography, accessories and more, all in one place. Network with any and everyone engaged in some sort of creative fact. Over 60 artist featured. Learn more here.
7. LADIES CHOICE CONCERT
Friday, January 13, 2017, 8:00 p.m.
Avant, Dru Hill and Jagged Edge all under one roof baby. If you really love 90s – early 2000’s R&B, then this concert is for you. Listening to all of these amazing artists’ voices in one night, live, will definitely make your Friday night perfect. Tickets are almost sold out so yes, you should hurry. Learn more here.
8. FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE @ VICTORY TAVERN
Friday, Jan 13, 2017, 10:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m.
The cool DJ Steve Nice is bringing you a new Friday night jam spot. Drink, dine, and dance with other fashion- forward progressive minds throughout the DFW. DJ IE, DJ Freeze, & DJ Steve Nice will orchestrate your after-hour soundtrack of rare grooves, classic hip-hop, R&B, club anthems and new favorites. Chill and relax on your Friday night with good music and great people.
9. PRYME REVERSE HAPPY HOUR
Saturday, January 14, 2017, 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 am.
Your new favorite happy hour destination. Come pre-game at Pryme from 9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. for drink specials and half price menu items. First drink on the house with a complimentary cocktail with RSVP. Parties of 10 or more get a complimentary bottle. Learn more here.
10. “SEEING IS BELIEVING” VISION BOARD PARTY
Sunday, January 15, 2017, 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
You talked all that stuff about how you were going to get it together in 2017, well now it’s time to put in on paper and make it your reality. Join the Dallas-Fort Worth Urban League Young Professionals as they host their vision board party to help make sure you achieve those amazing goals you set for 2017! Learn more here.
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