11.23.18 4th Annual Black Friday Night Market
Nov
23
to Nov 24

11.23.18 4th Annual Black Friday Night Market

So y’all really stuck out with us for a 4th year!!! Im very humble to present:

THE 4TH ANNUAL BLACK FRIDAY NIGHT MARKET!!!


We started out in 2015 with a small idea to provide a platform for local businesses and creatives we wanted to shine the spotlight on.

Join us on November 23rd, for another evening of fine creativity music and good eats!

This event is produced in partnership with Newark.FM (which is celebrating their 1st year anniversary) Big up to woman led companies doing their thang.

Anyway, I’ve already said too much be there or be square!!!

COMPLIMENTARY FOOD

ADMISSION: $10

Cash + Credit Accepted at Door


VENDORS

  • THEM CLOUD KIDS

  • & MORE

SOUNDS BY:

  • DJ OLE

  • DJ FAUZI

  • NADUS

  • FELISHA GEORGE

  • KAE HOCK

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7.21.18 HOUSE PARTY SUMMER SERIES 2
Jul
21
to Jul 22

7.21.18 HOUSE PARTY SUMMER SERIES 2

In case you didnt hear it clearlyyyy....

It's the last VIBES AFTER DARK House Party Summer Series for the year. 

Let's share time together with a beautiful selection of artists and equally beautiful guests.

Original Vibrations. 

We got you covered. Just bring your body, mind, heart, and soul.

ADMISSION: $10 

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE PHOTOS OF HOW WE GOT DOWN AT THE LAST ONE.

VENDORS:

TBA

SOUNDS BY

  • Pink Siifu
  • NYALLAH
  • BlkHistoryMonth
  • Lyric
  • MOJOXOJOJO
  • LIL LOUD
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6.24.18 Sol Park Potluck
Jun
24
1:00 PM13:00

6.24.18 Sol Park Potluck

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Facilitate! Participate! Elevate!

We invite you to a meeting of the minds.

Daytime Vibes.

Bring your blanket, some bites to share, games to play, knowledge to drop. Let’s connect. 

We will be meeting at Branch Brook Park in Newark, NJ. 

Check our INSTAGRAM @vibesafterdark for updates and location specifics the day of. 


Featured Community Partner(s):

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Girls On Bikes will be sliding through! Their mission is to build up a generation to create a culture of unstoppable women. By curating safe and creative spaces we have a hands on influence on young people in our community. 


Please RSVP and let us know what you will be contributing :)

Name *
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ADDITIONAL LOCATION DETAILS : TBA


Vibes After Dark assumes no responsibility for the actions of guests. All park guests are advised to follow park rules, etc. This is a free form social meet-up gathering. Come one, Come all and Enjoy!
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5.26.18 HOUSE PARTY SUMMER SERIES
May
26
to May 27

5.26.18 HOUSE PARTY SUMMER SERIES

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STEPPING INTO THE SUMMER LIKE.......

We are kicking off our Summer Series House Party Style. Indoor/Outdoor. Complimentary Goodies. Original Vibrations. 

We got you covered. Just bring your body, mind, heart, and soul.

ADMISSION: $10 

PERFORMANCES BY:

  • SASSYBLACK (from Thee Satisfaction)
  • NATE B
  • ROSZELLA
  • DJ FAUZI
  • TAH

VENDORS:

  • BROWNMILL COMPANY
  • OAKFOREST VINTAGE
  • OUT DA WOODS
  • SUPAH DOPE
  • 25th & June Nail Elixir
  • EDIBLE DOTS
  • ALCHEMY BODY SHOP
  • BLACK LABEL HOOKAH
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Apr
7
6:00 PM18:00

GRIND TIME

A creative evening of collaborative expression for guests to gain some momentum and input on personal projects in a welcoming social environment.

Bring your ideas. Bring your tools. Bring your soul.

[and your laptop, camera, paint, notebook, sketchbook, instruments alladat]

WE GOT TIME. (even though it doesn’t really exist)

No idle energy.

ADMISSION: $5 Donation


Special Features:

Curated Playlist by Zunyda

Snacks + Refreshments

Power Hour

Motivational Speaker

Advice/Critique Room

Closing Cypher
 

This event is dedicated to all those “let’s build” requests left on read.

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Feb
17
to Feb 18

2.17.18 #BLACKFUTUREMONTH

JOIN US FOR AN EVENING OF CELEBRATION OF THE RANGE AND COMPLEXITIES OF EXPRESSION WE ARE INNATELY BORN WITH WHILE SHEDDING THE IMAGINARY BOX OF SOCIETIES PERCEIVED NARRATIVES FOR WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A BLACK HUMAN BEING.

THUS ENABLING US TO BE PRESENT ENOUGH TO ACTUALIZE OUR FUTURES COLLECTIVELY BY REDIRECTING OUR ENERGY TO THESE SPACES AS OPPOSED TO WHERE IT IS MANIPULATED FOR THE CONSUMPTION BY AN OUTSIDE GAZE

 

WHY DO WE CALL IT BLACK FUTURE MONTH, YOU ASK?

OUR PAST INFORMS OUR FUTURE BUT WE ARE NOT DEFINED BY IT. CONTINUING TO BE OUR ANCESTORS WILDEST DREAMS, WE LOOK TO THE LIMITLESS POSSIBILITIES TO SHAPE OUR FUTURES. JOIN US AS WE SHARE OUR GIFTS, CONNECT WITH ONE ANOTHER AND ACTIVATE CHANGE IN OUR COMMUNITY.

 

DJs:

  • ESOTERIC BLACKNESS
  • STONIE BLUE

PERFORMANCES:

  • RA NUBI
  • BRI BLVCK
  • YESTERDAY NITE

SPECIAL FEATURES:

DOCYOUMENTS BY SIRMOORE

Docyouments is a photo journal and magazine focused on self care, art, wellness, literature + community.

 

FILM SCREENING OF JENN NKIRU'S "REBIRTH IS NECESSARY" 

https://www.nowness.com/series/black-star/rebirth-is-necessary-jenn-nkiru


VENDORS:

DONATION:

$5 before 10pm

$10 After

 

SIDENOTE: COME THROUGH DRESSED CHANNELING YOUR FUTURE SELF IF THAT'S HOW YOU FEELIN.

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9.2.17 HYCIDE AFTER DARK
Sep
2
to Sep 3

9.2.17 HYCIDE AFTER DARK

  • RSVP FOR LOCATION Newark, NJ USA (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for a special edition of Vibes After Dark. Let’s call it

“HYCIDE AFTER DARK ”!

@Hycide and @VibesAfterDark, are joining forces to cultivate another unforgettable experience in which we access the beauty in resistance. Community and Culture are vital to survival.

BE present with us. CONNECT with your kinfolk. CREATE your reality.

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5.27.17 #SYN(HER)GY
May
27
to May 28

5.27.17 #SYN(HER)GY

VIBES AFTER DARK: NIGHT MARKET presents:

SYN(HER)GY 

is a series dedicated to celebrating and highlighting creative women. Our combined efforts produce a greater sum than our separate effects. We're uplifting that sisterhood through creativity and setting our intentions. Express yourself!


ACCEPTING CULTURAL CHILDREN'S BOOK DONATIONS

We've partnered up with THEM CLOUD KIDS Non - Profit Organization to host a book drive at our event. Your book donations will help to further provide their incredible programming for the youth at their future installments of "Culture Class".


VENDORS: 

  • NOIRCI
  • BY PURPLE
  • GETMENAKEDD
  • JEWEL OF AFRICA COLLECTION
  • ARIN MAYA HANDMADE
  • BANAFRIT
  • REBOUND CLOTHING
  • VEGAN EDIES
  • brwnbox

SOUNDS BY:

  • BILLZEGYPT
  • GABRIELLE KWARTENG
  • WAQ'IAH
  • MASIE BLU
  • ASHA GRIFFITH + FRIENDS
  • TAHJ
  • EZRAKH

LIVE PAINTING BY: SOMINA MOSAKU

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Admission: $5 Before 10pm | $10 After
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CASH + CREDIT ACCEPTED

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#BLACKFUTUREMONTH 2/25
Feb
25
to Feb 26

#BLACKFUTUREMONTH 2/25

WHY #BLACKFUTUREMONTH ?

OUR PAST INFORMS OUR FUTURE BUT WE ARE NOT DEFINED BY IT. CONTINUING TO BE OUR ANCESTORS WILDEST DREAMS, WE LOOK TO THE LIMITLESS POSSIBILITIES TO SHAPE OUR FUTURES. JOIN US AS WE SHARE OUR GIFTS, CONNECT WITH ONE ANOTHER AND ACTIVATE CHANGE IN OUR COMMUNITY.

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7/29 Summer Series
Jul
29
to Jul 30

7/29 Summer Series

YOU'RE INVITED! 

Vibes After Dark is established to fill the void as a landmark and platform for local artisans, small businesses, and creatives of all realms to showcase their skills or products. We set out to build continuity within the community on the economic, social, and vibratory plane. Our calling card is to merge the vast, but scattered influx of creativity, music, and good eats under one roof to manifest this experience for us and by us.

Admission:

$5  --> $10 AFTER $10

VENDORS

  • Forever Audacious
  • The Grey Market
  • SHAREE AMOUR
  • SUPAHDOPE
  • REBOUND NJ
  • Last Resort Apparel
  • Embracing the Crown
  • Readings by Evan
  • Thrift Chief
  • Extra Tasty Co
  • By Purple
  • Yesterday's Glam
  • Beads by Mark

MUSIC

  • DJ DOZEN 
  • DJ SIENNA CHANEL
  • BRUCE SLAUGHTER
  • IKENNA

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