Blackbird Juneteenth
A Grand Celebration
Culver City, CA
June 19, 2022
THREE YEARS AFTER OUR FIRST JUNETEENTH GATHERING, BLACKBIRD WAS ABLE TO TAKE FLIGHT AGAIN AND (RE)INTRODUCE ITSELF AND A NEW FLAGSHIP SPACE TO THE LOS ANGELES' COMMUNITY OF CREATIVES, TECHNOLOGISTS, WELLNESS PRACTITIONERS, ADVOCATES, EXECUTIVES AND COLLABORATORS.
GRAND CELEBRATION
Opening Ceremony
2 PM
Vocal welcoming, formally kicking off our Juneteenth celebration with the spoken word stylings of a wellness priestess
Panel One
3 PM
Beauty Industry Entrepreneurship, moderated by a veteran beauty professional, turned advocate for women of color in beauty, centering on the pathways into this trillion-dollar industry
Panel Two
4 PM
Media women, moderated by C-Suite industry expert, highlighting the perspectives and experiences from both sides of the camera
Panel Three
5 PM
Blockchain in the Membrane, discussion of old and new economies, Web3, NFTs, crypto, stocks and blockchain from entrepreneurs and VCs
Book Launch + Signing
6 PM
Inspiring reflections from Iris Rideau, trailblazing founder and winemaker of Santa Barbara’s Rideau Winery
Icon Inspiration
7 PM
A moment of motivation from renowned entertainment icon who will share her pathways and thought leadership that set the stage for her legendary career
Closing Reception
8 PM
Celebration with final activations, roaming, tours, gathering and grooving