Other Events 2021
Black History River Cruise
3 hour cruise along the Thames from Temple to Greenwich and back showing the thousands of years of African/Caribbean history on display.
Date and Time: Sunday 3rd October, 2pm
Location: Temple Pier, London
60 years on: The legacy of Martin Luther King's first London sermon
60 years after Martin Luther King preached his first London sermon, this event explores the ongoing significance of his message for the UK
Date and Time: Friday 29th October, 2pm
Location: Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church, London
Black Pound Day Market
Support a Black owned business on Black Pound Day by visiting the Hackney Craft Fair.
Date and Time: Saturday 2nd October, 10am
Location: 241 Well Street, London E9 6RG
Tickets: Free entry
Blacks Britannica: Diversity in Medieval England Lecture
In this lecture, historian Dr Onyeka Nubia will select and critically assess: history, mythology and mythos to reveal diversity. Africans are etched into the fabric of Englishness. But they are often excluded from our emotional memory of England's distant past. Our journey will explain why this is and offer alternative perspectives for seeing the middle ages.
Date and Time: Wednesday 27th October, 7pm
Location: St Albans Museum + Gallery, St Albans Al3 4SW
Tickets: £8- £10
Black Culture Market (Black History Month)
Black Culture Market are showcasing new and emerging entrepreneurs and businesses over two days during Black History Month UK.
Date and Time: 2nd - 3rd October, 11am
Location: Brixton, London SW9 8FR
Tickets: Free entry
COBO: Comedy Shutdown Black History Month Special
The COBO team are bringing the laughs throughout October in a 11 nights nationwide tour that includes London, Birmingham, Cardiff and and Manchester. The comedy line includes top Black British Comics Eddie Nestor, Robbie Gee and Kat B.
Date and Time: 3rd - 31st October
Tickets: £18 - 20 (earlybird rate of £15)
Sip N Stroke: Jean-Michel Basquiat Tribute Sip and Paint Party
The popular Sip and Paint event celebrates influential American artist Jean-Michel Baquiat this Black History Month UK.
Date and Time: Saturday 2nd October, 1pm
Location: The Glitch Bar, London EC2A 4JH
Tickets: £32 -£38
City Of London: Slave Trade Money Trail Tour [Black History Month Special]
Find out how London keeps its memory of the glorification of stolen African lives that capitalised the "streets paved with gold".
Date and Time: Saturdday 2nd October, 12pm
Location: Royal Exchange, London
The History of Drum & Bass with Live Orchestra
Watch the Symphonica Orchestra and a world champion DJ explore the history of Jungle and Drum & Bass musical genres.
Date and Time: Friday 15th October, 7pm
Location: Brixton, London SW9 6LH
DJ Spooney presents Garage Classical
Legendary garage DJ and BBC Radio & TV presenter, DJ Spoony, opens Black History Month UK with his acclaimed show. Join the 'Godfather of Garage', the Ignition Orchestra and some special time as they bring a new twist to classic garage tunes.
Date and Time: 1st October, 7pm
Location: Roundhouse, London NW1 8EH
Tickets: £37 - £55 plus fees