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Staff PickShades: a fundraising affair exploring diversity within the black diaspora (Nov 23)

November 23, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

SHADES a fundraising affair exploring diversity within the black diaspora

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An evening of artistic expression and exploration of the diversity within the black diaspora.

Inspire and be inspired by our multi-colored, multi-textured, multi-ethnic community coming together to experience various mediums, moods and music all to raise money for the 2020 Black Joy Parade ‘Best in Flow’ Award granted to four local organizations that bring the most joy and creativity to the 2020 Black Joy Parade.

Featuring performances by Oakland-based bassist and vocalist Aneesa Strings, spoken word artist Prentice Powell, DJ and producer DAGHE, and our host Taj Tashombe.

Enjoy live art, silent auction, music, dancing, lite bites and more.

Cocktail attire in shades of brown, nude, neutral and gold.

Created in partnership with Hennessy and Path Water.



Eve's Waterfront
(510) 817-4477
15 Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94607 United States