There’s always something to do in The ATL! Check out my curated event list for Black professionals in Atlanta this week.
1. CRU URBAN LOUNGE: FREE HOOKAH MONDAYS
Monday, December 4, 2017, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
They lovin’ the Cru! Every Monday from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. come to Cru Urban Lounge and get complimentary hookah. Stay for the drinks and conversations and make connections at this intimate location in midtown Atlanta. Learn more HERE.
2. THE POETRY GALA
Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 8:00 p.m – 12:00 a.m.
For a sophisticated, classy, and unique experience make sure your presence is present at the Poetry Gala. Dissect the poetry, embrace the spoken word and be intrigued by the live art gallery. Learn more HERE.
3. LIP SYNC BATTLE
Wednesday, December 6, 2017, 8:00 p.m. – 12: 00 a.m.
Whether you’re in your car or in the shower, we know you love to sing along to your favorite songs (sometimes, even reenact the video). Put your acting and lip syncing skills to the test at the Lip Sync Battle! Get your choreography together and get ready to battle. Learn more HERE.
4. FERNBANK AFTER DARK
Friday, December 8, 2017, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Fernbank After Dark presents Adult Science Nights! This new monthly series features fun science activities, live music and craft beer and cocktails. Dance, drink, and learn while enjoying Fernbank After Dark. Learn more HERE.
5. PRE-HOLIDAY LESBIAN PAJAMA PARTY
Friday, December 8, 2017, 7:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Sorry fellas, this event is strictly for the women of the LGBTQ community. Come dressed in your favorite pajamas and prepare to have fun. Twerk and sip on some spiked hot chocolate. Learn more HERE.
6. BOOZE AND NUDES
Friday, December 8, 2017, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Like a scene straight out of a movie, come and experience a different type of painting. Picture this: sitting in a modern studio, paintbrush in hand and wine in your glass. Your muse is a male nude model, in all his glory. Learn more HERE.
7. SATISFACTION SATURDAY DAY PARTY
Saturday, December 9, 2017, 3:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
To the individual that decided to start the day party movement, we want to thank you! Get lit early, recuperate and repeat! Come experience a delicious tapas menu and of course, top shelf cocktails. Learn more HERE.
8. DON’S AND DIVA’S
Saturday, December 9, 2017, 11:00 p.m. – 5:00 a.m.
Ladies and gentlemen, get ready for the 13th annual Don’s and Diva’s party in Decatur where it’s greater! There will be five DJs, a best-dressed diva contest and ladies are free until 12:30 a.m. When an event is hosted by DJ Kash of Hot 107.9 just know, it’s about to go down. Learn more HERE.
9. A DRAG QUEEN CHRISTMAS
Sunday, December 10, 2017, 8:00 p.m.
It’s time to have a holly, jolly, drag queen Christmas! The nice or naughty tour has former contestants from RuPaul’s Drag Race performing live on stage and slaying the catwalk. Join the queens of RuPaul’s Drag Race for a spectacular night of fun, shade and holiday songs. Learn more HERE.
10. DANTE’S HOUSE SOCIAL BRUNCH DAY PARTY
Sunday, December 10, 2017, 2: 00 p.m – 6: 30 p.m.
For those of you on a budget and still looking to have fun, check out Dante’s House Social Brunch Day Party. For $20 you get food and an open bar! Let’s complete that awesome deal with a live DJ and picture booth. Bring a toy to donate to the Atlanta Children’s Shelter. Learn more HERE.