March 30, 2017 through April  2, 2017

Art is Cool provides meaningful community art showcases and concerts to provide exposure and representation to underrepresented artists including minority and women artists. Media representation in regards to minority visual artists is limited in the realm of fine arts.


Join us for drinks, light bites, vibrant music, and visual gallery by some of Austin's most talented minority artists.

Art is Cool: Visual Gallery + Melodic Showcase 

March 30, 2017 | 6:30 pm  to 9:30 pm |
The Greater Austin Black Chamber of Commerce 912 East 11th St. |  All Ages

Friday, March 31, 2017

7 pM to 8 PM

The Pink Elephant Hip Hop Festival is the nation’s largest annual LGBT Hip-Hop Music Festival bringing together the most dynamic and electrifying entertainers in the country!


The festival features 25 of the most renowned LGBT artists in the hip-hop music scene. The two-day celebration will feature musical performances and panels showcasing the rich and diverse talent that has been shut out from the mainstream.

Pink Elephant Hip Hop


Friday, March 31, 2017

8 pM 

Mixer + Artist Chat
Historic Victory Grill 1104 East 11th St. | All Ages

Sunday, October 16, 2016

11 AM to 5 PM

Sunday, October 16, 2016

11 AM to 5 PM

Mixer + Artist Chat

#AustinBlackPride2017 U.N.I.T.Y. Day Fest

Austin Black Pride will be hosting a Day Festival at Cheer Up Charlie's. We will have 2 prominent Austin activists - Fatima Mann and Tarik Daniels- hosting a panel, while our guests have the opportunity to interact with vendors, enjoy local cuisines + drinks, and more.


The Austin Health Department will also be on-site providing STI and HIV testing for free. 

April 1, 2017 | 12 pm to 5 pm | Cheer Up Charlies 900 Red River St. | All Ages

Cheer Up Charlies

(900 Red River St.)

Saturday, April 1, 2017

12 pM to 6 PM

No Limit Relay Revel 

April 1, 2017 | 10 pm  to 2 am | Molokos Bar 1812 E 12th St | Ages 21+ 

This will be a nightlife celebration featuring live entertainment, drink specials, door contests, raffles, special guests, and more. 

Fresh Water Ministry: Morning Worship Service 

April 2, 2017 | 8 am  to 11 am |  Fresh Water Ministry 2409 Guadalupe St. | All Ages

Austin Black Pride in collaboration with Fresh Water Ministry will be hosting a church service that is both inclusive and affirming.


Fresh Water Ministry services include some of the friendliest people you’ll ever meet, and their open fellowships include great music, a fresh approach to teaching and preaching, and authentic connections. 

Wet, Wild, & Crazy: Day Party + Brunch

April 2, 2017 | 12 pm  to 5 pm | Hanovers 2.0 16912 N Interstate Hwy 35 | Ages 18+

Featuring gently swaying palm trees, optional brunch, volleyball courts, high-end cocktails and notable Austin DJs, Hanovers 2.0 is the zenith of summer-time glamour in Ausitn.


Austin Black Pride will be bringing out the guys and gals toting Super Soaker Waterguns, there will be adult geared contests, live entertainment-introducing summer with maximum style and minimal clothing.  THIS is the Day Party you do NOT want to miss!