10 Houston Events For Black Professionals This Week

There’s always something to do in The H! Check out my curated event list for Black Professionals in Houston this week.

1. PAINT THE PARK BLUE: SIGMA FOUNDERS DAY PARTY
Tuesday, January 9, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Houston Sigmas will be painting Prospect Park blue in celebration of 104 years of culture for service and service for humanity. Enjoy Blu Phi happy hour from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., with spins by DJ Youngstreetz. Everyone is free all night with RSVP. Learn more HERE.

2. SET DOPE GOALS | GET DOPE RESULTS
Friday, January 12, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Start 2018 off right with Melanin & Mental Health’s goal-setting mixer, helping you create a new year strategy while reducing stress and anxiety. Your ticket includes speaker presentations, goal setting activities and supplies, food, and a professional headshot. Learn more HERE.

3. VIBE + TRAP + PAINT
Friday, January 12, 2018, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Kolor My Kanvas has partnered with Daiquiri Explosion to bring you a night of good vibes, trap music, and painting. Sip signature daiquiris from the bar while you get creative. Your ticket includes all the art supplies and a 16×20 keepsake canvas. Learn more HERE.

4. THE POP UP BUSINESS BRUNCH
Saturday, January 13, 2018, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
The Pop Up Business Brunch is a networking social aimed to highlight and support entrepreneurs and small business owners. Hosted at The Address, attendees will enjoy guest speakers, giveaways, business spotlights, and of course, delicious brunch. Learn more HERE.

5. HOUSTONIA’S 5TH ANNUAL GUMBO SMACKDOWN
Saturday, January 13, 2018, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Back for its 5th year, Houstonia’s Gumbo Smackdown features endless amounts of gumbo, drinks, yard games, and live entertainment. This year’s competitors include Chef Chris Jay, Nola Poboys, The Cajun Stop, Antone’s Famous Po’ Boys, Fish City Grill, The Rouxpour Restaurant & Bar, Main Kitchen, Bayou Boys PoBoys, Dry Creek Social Club, and more. Learn more HERE.

6. THE MLK WEEKEND VYBZ CARIBBEAN DAY PARTY
Saturday, January 13, 2018, 3:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Come out for the hottest MLK weekend day party in the city. Experience Caribbean vibes, complimentary Caribbean food, drink specials, and premium hookah. Sounds will be provided by DJ Staso, Gold Finger, Fatta Carey, and DJ GT of 97.9 The Box. Learn more HERE.

7. OPEN SOURCE VOL. 5
Saturday, January 13, 2018, 9:00 p.m. – until
Open Source is back at White Oak Music Hall with another unique night of forward thinking world sounds. For volume 5, they’ll be hosting Radical One from Boston, along with the Open Source resident squad: Hiram, 9th Sage, Morgan Morgan, and OG Steve. Learn more HERE.

8. YEAH, HOUSTON PARTIES! VOLUME 3
Saturday, January 13, 2018, 9:00 p.m. – until
Yeah, Houston Parties! is a monthly music popup bringing together Texas’s top selectors and brands under one roof. For episode 3, party to trap, dance, Latin, hip-hop, and global bass, with selections by Diggy Dutch, Mentoz, Kay-Illah, DJ Shade, and ActBadd. Learn more HERE.

9. THE ULTIMATE HIP HOP BRUNCH
Sunday, January 14, 2018, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Mix hip-hop and a dirty south menu for the ultimate Sunday brunch experience. Paul DjFire Du Risseaux will spin the best in R&B, hip-hop, and rap music, while MC Quee Dabarber Jefferson will host a lit open mic karaoke. The brunch menu features options like chicken and waffles, catfish and grits, shrimp and grits, and more. Learn more HERE.

10. EADO FEST: 2ND SUNDAYS VINTAGE
Sunday, January 14, 2018, 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Head to EaDo for the 2nd Sundays Vintage festival, a monthly fusion of Houston’s best vintage curators from all eras, genres, genders, and beyond. Luck up on great vintage finds, and enjoy amazing art and music by local creatives. Learn more HERE.

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