Black Beauty Festival: Joy and Magic at Victory Gardens Theater

April 11, 2021 | 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Victory Gardens Theater is excited to bring you the 5th edition of the Black Beauty Festival, April 10-11, 2021! In partnership with the Black Women’s Expo and Black Owned Chicago, Black Beauty Festival: Joy & Magic is a free two-day event that uplifts Black-owned businesses while creating conversations around beauty, health, and wellness.

This year’s theme is Joy & Magic, two words that perfectly encompass the BBF experience. We hope you’ll join us for our first virtual festival! BBF will include online shopping from Black-owned businesses, free performances from The Black Monologues, a Jam Session with up-and-coming artists, a Haircut Tutorial, Yoga Hour, Paint & Sip afternoon, Vendor Chat, raffle giveaways, and much more!

Sunday events:

Yoga Hour
1:00-2:00 p.m. CT on Zoom
Relax and unwind in this 45-minute yoga session led by Wellness Specialist Daryl Satcher. All skill levels are welcome to attend.

Paint & Sip
3:00-4:00 p.m. CT on Zoom
Sip on our special BBF cocktail, courtesy of Love Cork Screw, as you create a masterpiece from the comfort of your home with Alexie Young and Art West Chicago! No experience necessary. FREE art supply kits available for all registrants: only 25 slots available! Kits will be available for pickup at Art West and Victory Gardens Theater on select dates.

Vendor Chat
5:00-6:00 p.m. CT on Zoom
Come get to know the business-savvy entrepreneurs featured in this year’s Black Beauty Festival! This event will be facilitated by Alex Jones, owner of Fad2Fresh vintage clothing and memorabilia. 

Find out more here!

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