Join EOYDC to party for a cause at our first annual Black Futures Ball!

Date: Saturday, August 6

Time: 7-11pm 

Location: The Bridgeyard, 210 Burma Road, Oakland, CA, 94607

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Hosted by Oakland native and Grammy-nominated artist RyanNicole, this exciting event will blend the playful spirit of ComicCon with the glitz and glamor of a gala with the theme of Oakanda: From East Oakland to West Africa.

Enjoy tasty small bites, wine and cocktails, dancing, and music courtesy of DJ DCisChillin, along with activations featuring stimulating visuals and high-energy immersive participation. Activation hosts include AfroComicCon, Black Terminus AR, Alena Museum, Run The World Clothing, MOCHA, AeroSoul Art, The Town Experience, Ade Dehye, and Dark Star Universe

Wondering what to wear? We are encouraging guests to have fun with their fashion at this event! From gowns, suits, and tuxes, to upscale AfroPunk-inspired looks, to full on Cosplay–we welcome a full-range of fashion.

Early Bird Tickets are on sale through Monday, 7/18

100% of funds raised will support EOYDC’s Pathway to College & Career scholarship and programming fund!Click here to purchase your tickets today!