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African American Guide to Dallas


African Americans hold a unique place in the history of Dallas, a history continuously echoed in how the African American community is viewed today. Here's your guide to Black culture in Dallas.

Events

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Virtual Tour - The Fight for Civil Rights in the South
Sat - Sep 19

Virtual Tour - The Fight for Civil Rights in the South

Experience the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum's current special exhibition, "The Fight for Civil Rights in the South," virtually! The Fight for Civil Rights in the South combines two...

Daily through Jan 14

Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum - Online through Matterport

Crucial Conversations: Race and Racism in Our Community - The Future
Thu - Oct 15

Crucial Conversations: Race and Racism in Our Community - The Future

In our final conversation of the series, we will discuss concrete strategies to combat systemic racism, including steps to take in areas of education, housing, employment, policing, and...

Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum - Online

African Muzik Magazine Award : Afrimma
Sat - Nov 07

African Muzik Magazine Award : Afrimma

AFRICAN MUZIK MAGAZINE AWARDS (AFRIMMA) is the sole award ceremony in the Diaspora that caters to all musical genres including but not limited to: Afrobeats, Assiko, Bongo, Decale, Funana, Genge,...

Majestic Theatre

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A Day in Dallas: Jeremy Biggers

Through the lens of one of the city's most talented creative.

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3 Black-owned Cocktail Spots to Support

As the pandemic continues to impact small businesses, restaurants and bars, the need for community support is crucial.

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A Day in Dallas: Tashara Parker

The TV anchor dishes on her favorite spots in the city.

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Black-owned Restaurants to Support in Dallas

Five favorites we can't stop talking about.

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Eight Things to do in Dallas to Celebrate Black History Month

Enjoy films, dance, music and food to honor African Americans and their contributions and influence on today's society.

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What to do in Dallas this February

Roses are red, violets are blue…Dallas is starting to warm up, and here are our top picks just for you!

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