Check back often as our Los Angeles African American Events calendar is constantly updated with events occurring in and around the Los Angeles area. These events include Comedy Shows, Church events, Community Events, Parties, Fashion Shows, Fundraisers, Out-of-Town Trips and Getaways, Poetry & Spoken Word, Seminars & Workshops, Black Events and more!!!

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90’s Sitcom’s Live On Stage ” The Woke Edition” @ The Miracle Theater
Feb 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

90s Sitcom Live! is a hilarious joyride into social consciousness!

Writer/Actor Dior Allen is proud to announce that he will be bringing timely 2018 episodes of the timeless sitcom classics Martin and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air to stage on the weekend of February 24th, 2018 at the world-renowned MIRACLE THEATER INGLEWOOD. Tickets can be purchased here and The Miracle Theater box office.

This powerhouse double-header can only be described as a comedic force to be reckoned with, brought alive by some of Hollywood’s most dynamic actor/comedians. Watch as Martin, Gina, and the gang and Will, Uncle Phil, Jeffrey, and the Banks family get into self-made mischief, with outrageous consequences. You won’t want to miss this raucous, black and proud show!

South African Wine Class @ Eat.Drink.Americano
Feb 24 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

South Africa is making a combination of great values and brilliant examples. Varietally correct, terroir influenced wines that are authentic, inspired and offer some real character. Dollar for dollar you will not believe the value proposition. Come and learn about South Africa wine – about the unique areas – the varietals – the style – the fruit orientation of new world and the markers of a world renown cool climate…. the best of all worlds. The class will be accompanied by a South African inspired small plate of meat pie, cheese, hummus, and vegetables.

Race To College 5k Family Fun’d Run @ Los Angeles Southwest College
Mar 3 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am

Please join Green Dot and the Asociación de Maestros Unidos (AMU) in our annual 5k Family Fun’d’ Run and Wellness Fair!

Funds raised will go towards The Race to College Scholarship, awarded to a Green Dot California high school senior in May during our Launch to College Senior Send Off Event!

Grab your walking/running shoes and join us for a morning of exercise and fun for the whole family. Your registration includes cost of your race T-shirt, a contribution to the scholarship, and a raffle ticket to win amazing health and wellness prizes!

  • Event is for Green Dot Staff and their families
  • Registration for adults is $20
  • Kids 12 and under are free!
  • Free on-site parking
  • Check In from 8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
  • Race begins at 9:00 a.m.
  • Wellness fair 9:00a.m. -11:00 a.m.

$20 Registration includes race day t-shirt!

Both options will now be available for same day registration! All proceeds will go directly to our Scholarship fund!

Beat of my own drum! “A one woman show” featuring Arean Alston @ Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center
Mar 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Beat of my own drum! “A One Woman Show” featuring Arean Alston performing her original music as well as favorite covers, rocking out on multiple instruments, sharing her journey thus far through pictures and story telling, a little singing, a little dancing, a little comedy, a little crowd participation, lots of love and inspiration. Her ultimate goal is to take this show on the road and what better place to kick it off than in the city which she resides in, Los Angeles CA… We’ll see you there!!

Brenton Wood, ZAPP, Lisa Lisa, MC Magic, The Intruders & More! @ Microsoft Theater
Mar 3 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Saturday March 3rd 2018

Celebrating 50 Years of Brenton Wood

at Microsoft Theater in LA Live

Performing Live:











*Line-Up may be subject to change

Tickets On Sale Now, Expected to Sell Out Quick!

Show is from 7:30pm – 11:30pm, All Ages welcomed

No Refunds or Exchanges!

More Info: Contact (562) 841-3898

Dance. Tone. Work! Fitness Class @ Brasil Brasil Cultural Center
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

DANCE. TONE. WORK! is a total body, high-energy, easy-to-follow cardio dance party. It infuses many styles of dance with strength training and conditioning exercises guaranteed to give you a fabulous sweat sesh. It is the most fun you will ever have working out while reaching your goals and getting in the best shape of your life. Perfect for all dance and fitness levels. Get ready to release your inner rockstar and leave feeling stronger and more empowered. Let’s party!

Classes are every Sunday from 10am – 11am and admission is$15 per person. Class packages are also available.

Here’s a little preview of how we get down:

For Ages 16 and up and great for all dance/fitness levels and you can pay at the door.

Contact Ashley at for more information or if you have any questions.

I’ll see you on the dance floor!

Prophetic Fire Featuring Dr. Cornel West @ Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel
Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Pepperdine Graduate School of Education and Psychology (GSEP) welcomes back Dr. Cornel West, professor, philosopher, author, and activist, who is now a visiting professor at Pepperdine GSEP for the Spring semester. Dr. West’s lecture, Prophetic Fire, is open to the public and will encourage attendees to live and inspire through more than ordinary means. His melodic words often soothe, yet his content drills down to the most salient point of the issues of our day.

Dr. West’s lecture is part of the Margaret J. Weber Distinguished Lecture Series at GSEP. The 2017-2018 Weber Distinguished Lecture Series theme is Civility: The Intersection of Faith, Intellect, and Culture.

Purchase your ticket to hear Dr. West enlighten, spark discussion, and move our community to reflect on humanity and act with civility.

“These are the times that test women and men’s souls. Thomas Paine was right.” – Dr. Cornel West

Afro Fitness Dance Class @ 1144 S Hope St
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join NK for another edition of the Afro Fitness Dance Class!

For first timers, this class is broken down into:

  • warm up
  • choreography
  • group breakout
  • freestyle session

The class also includes:

  • videographer to capture the moment which will be delivered to you via email
  • water

Benefits of the Class:

  • cardio workout
  • Safe place to network
  • cultural exposure
  • referral for dance gigs



Free per person (Early Birds Limited)

$10 person (Regular)

$15 at the door! (Per Person)

  • Cash app : $RunMeMyMoneey
  • Venmo : @Nkeiruka-Igbonagwam
  • Cash at the door

For private session / booking inquires email me at

LEGAL: As a condition of your attendance in my dance class, you agree and irrevocably consent to your image and/or likeness being captured on film and or video, the benefit of which shall vest in Afro Fitness Dance Class with NK; its licensees, successors and assigns, and may be distributed throughout the world in perpetuity, without limitation. All sales are final. With RSVP and/or ticket purchase, you agree to receive communications from Afro Fitness Dance Class with NK

2nd Annual Natural-WE Community Hair Show @ City Banquet Hall
Mar 31 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

The Natural-We Community Hair Show is a cultural event that celebrates the beauty of African American/Africana hair and raising money towards a cause. Founded by T.J. Robinson, Ph.D. student at Claremont Graduate University and adjunct professor at several colleges and universities in the Los Angeles area, the Natural- We Community Hair Show celebrates the natural hair of Black people or peoples of African descent globally. In addition, the Natural-We Community Hair Show is a fundraiser to support a Black organization or school in their efforts to build, empower and heal Black people. This year 50% of the proceeds will go to Children Striving Together, a non-profit youth organization in Compton, CA.

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