Explore MKE Black – August 16-22

Discover events, businesses, and culture in Milwaukee’s Black community. For your business or event to be considered for inclusion, please send an email to contact@mkeblack.org by Friday.

Updated 8/16/21

Events

MKE Black Theater Festival Open Mic: Monday, August 16th, 7:30pm

Hosted by Sunstone Studios, Open Mic is free and open to all ages, and includes Monologues, Spoken Word, Storytelling, and Song. 127 E Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Black August Fundraiser: Friday, August 20th, 3-5:30pm

In celebration of #BlackAugust, African-American Roundtable is offering limited edition t-shirts and books with a donation! Donations will be used to sustain AART’s work to develop leaders, defund police, investment into communities and fight to #LiberateMKE. Located at Sherman Phoenix. 3536 W Fond Du Lac Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53216

Black & White Ball at On The Bayou: Friday, August 20th, 6-11pm

On The Bayou will be hosting it’s first annual Black & White Ball a with live performance by from Milwaukee’s own Soul Session Band. Tickets are $35.00 which will included light hors d’oeuvres. 2053 N Dr Martin Luther King Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53212

Mobay Cafe One Year Anniversary Celebration: Saturday, August 21st – Sunday, August 22nd

Celebrate Mobay Cafe’s one year anniversary with 11% menu items, $3 rum punch, live Reggae music, and other specials. 1022 S 1st St Milwaukee, WI 53204