Lobby Festival featuring Black beauty & wellness products

February 25, 2017
12:00 – 7:30 p.m. in the Victory Gardens lobby

February 26, 2017
12:00 – 3:00 p.m. in the Victory Gardens lobby

While The Black is Beautiful movement started in the 1960s, this fight for equal rights and a positive perception of the Black body starts much earlier in American history and the fight continues today. What makes beauty and wellness such an essential part of Black culture? Join us for a festival of Black owned and operated beauty and wellness products as we celebrate Marcus Gardley’s A Wonder in My Soul. Then, following the Saturday evening performance, stick around for a special post-show conversation featuring several business owners talking about their products and the evolution of Black beauty.

Christina Bourne (moderator)
Merry Green – Black Womens Expo (panelist)
Yvette Kelly – Black Womens Expo (panelist)

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Public Programs are free and open to the public and do not require an RSVP. Come to one or come to all. We’d love to have you!