Brickell City Centre to Host Black History Month Event

A showcase of African-rooted art will be displayed

The Brickell City Centre partnered with South Florida People of Color for its second annual Diversity of the African Diaspora: A celebration of Black cultures through performance art. The center’s Garden Deck will showcase African-rooted art on Sunday, Feb. 19, to honor Black History Month. Guests are welcome to complimentary passed hors d’oeuvres, a liquor tasting, soul and jazz performances, poetry readings and more.

The schedule of events is as follows:

  • 2 p.m. Kick off the celebration MCed by performer, published author, and activist Mo Beasley with music by Miami’s favorite DJ Tillery
  • 2:30 p.m. Tasting of Omage American hand-crafted brandy and O’rte 100% agave tequila
  • 3 p.m. Poetry reading by Mo Beasley
  • 3:30 p.m. Performance by soul singer LaVie and band
  • 4:15 p.m. Poetry reading by Mo Beasley with music by DJ Tillery
  • 5 p.m. Performance by LaVie featuring Jazz instrumentalist and trumpet player extraordinaire Melton Mustafa Jr.
  • 6 p.m. Closing remarks


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