The second weekend of the New Mexico Black History Month Festival is where you get to put on your dancing shoes and get the best eats and treats of the Southwest!

cottonclubExperience Mardi Gras in New Mexico! During this signature event you’ll get down beat of the New Orleans Lagniappe Brass Band and close the evening out with the sweet sounds of Albuquerque’s own DJ Flo Fader. The night will have a Cotton Club vibe, so if you have 1920′s apparel be sure to bust it out! Tickets on sale now! Get yours here.

sundaydinnerSunday dinner serves as a tradition in many families. We are bringing this tradition to the entire community on February 16. Join us for an evening of food, games, and music hosted at the Navajo Elks Lodge.  Tickets are $15 and can be purchased here.


During the entire second week of February we are highlighting African American owned restaurants and catering businesses. The full list of all participating restaurants will be available soon.