The Vyne Must Do List: Black History Month


Photo Courtesy of the Atlanta History Center

It’s Black History Month, the month that we celebrate and remember people from the African Diaspora who have made the greatest impact on our country. Below we share some “must do” events this month in a city near you:


Must Watch:
40th NAACP Image Awards, Feb 26th

Must Do in Atlanta:

Atlanta History Center exhibit, “Let Your Motto Be Resistance: African American Portraits” (through April 25th)

Fine Art + Fashion event for National Black Arts Festival, Thursday, February 25

Must Do in Chicago:
Freedom’s Sisters exhibit at DuSable Museum (through April 4th)

Must Do in Dallas:
Haute Africa Fashion Week, February 24th – 28th

Jazz Saxaphonist Tom Braxton at the Dallas Museum of Art, February 18th

Must Do in DC:
Frederick Douglass National Historic Site: Celebrating Frederick Douglass’ 192 birthday, February 14, 12:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Must Do in LA:
Celebrating Black History Month Event at the California African American Museum, February 7th

Must Do in New York:
Harlem Opera Theater Concert, February 26th
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis – Basie and the Blues, Feb. 11 – 13

Must Do in Philadelphia:

Finding the Children of Slaves: A Generation’s Untold Story
Monday, February 22 at the National Constitution Center

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