5th Annual Curls, Kinks & Culture (CKC) Fest
Gateway Arena Skylot
2330 Convention Center Concourse, College Park, GA 30337, USA
TICKETS ON SALE JUNE 20TH!
The 5th Annual Curls, Kinks & Culture (CKC) Fest
ART | MUSIC | VENDORS | CULTURE | FOOD | DRINKS | WELLNESS | LIFESTYLE |
NOW ACCEPTING VENDORS
What is CKC?
CKC, (Curls, Kinks and Culture) is a celebration of us. CKC is that pride you feel when you think about what we black people, bring to the table--"OUR CULTURE" - through music, fashion, beauty, art and community. ---WE ARE LIT AND THE WORLD KNOWS IT!
CKC is a reminder that our culture sets the trends and most of the srtistic stardards that the world follows. CKC is a celebration of us. Come celebrate us, our beauty, culture and positive energy!
Now in it’s 5th year, CKC creates space for the next generation of rising entrepreneurs, artists and creators to network and empower ourselves and community through, music, art, business, conversations and lots of fun.
Come join us at Curls, Kinks & Culture, (CKC) for a celebration of Natural Beauty, Music, and Art, fashion and community that is filled with fun experiences and activations. There will be over 100 unique vendors quality products and services. Cultural Vibe Music Fest stage will be filled with live music and DJ's all day. North Vs South DJ Battle, the hottest local underground artists, fashion and hair competitions and more. Stage two will keep you entertained with interesting and interactive panels and top hair competitions and fashions. Hungry? Thirsty? No problem, our curated list of food trucks are there to provide an array of flavorful delicacies, no matter what mood you're in.
Join us in the Morning at the main stage lawn for Yoga on the lawn to start the day. Enjoy pleanty of outside fun and games and even some jump rope. Beauty and barbering services on the spot if you like. Bring your blanket, lounge chair, and enjoy the good vibes with us.
Presented by Taliah Waajid, a beauty industry maverick with a strong reputation for hosting great events. Taliah Waajid is also the presenter of the World Natural Hair, Healthy Lifestyle Event, held in Atlanta, GA every Spring. It brings over 30,000 attendees and is now in its 23rd year.
WHEN: This is a one-day event. August 27, 2022 from 11am-8pm
WHERE: Gateway Arena Skylot, 2330 Convention Center Concourse, College Park, GA 30337
For vendor or sponsor inquiries, contact TaRon Joyner at firstname.lastname@example.org or 470-351-7790
I'm a Small Business. Where can I find VENDOR information?
We'd love to have you! Click this link for the 2022 Vendor Application: https://bit.ly/vendckc2022
Will you all be taking precautions to ensure a healthy environment?
Yes, there will be hand washing stations for the restroom area as well as hand sanitizer stations located throughout the lot. All food service vendors will continue to practice sanitation by using proper food preparation methods and wearing gloves. All other vendors and stations will be equipped with hand sanitizer for attendees to use.
Are there any ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
18 and over.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
We encourage our friends, community and family to take MARTA or use a ride share app (Uber or Lyft). You can visit itsmarta.com to plan your trip ahead of time. Take MARTA to the Airport stop (last stop on N/S line) and catch the SkyTrain from the Airport to the GICC. This will put you on the GICC property. Nearest MARTA station with Parking: College Park. If you are driving in, there is fee parking at the venue.
What can I bring into the event?
Foldable lawn chairs and blankets/towels
Cameras are allowed
Backpacks and Bags are allowed by may be subject to search upon entry
Strollers are allowed
No outside food or drinks
No alcohol (we've got a bar!)
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Contact us through Universe, our ticket partner for the fastest response. Call us at 404-799-0038 x101 or via email (email@example.com), phone or text (470-351-7790). You can also visit our website for updates www.curlskinksculture.com
What's the refund policy?
There are NO refunds for attendees holding Level -Up or VIP tickets. Tickets are transferrable to the next event.
Vendor payments are non-refundable. Vendors may be eligible for transferrable monies to go towards the next event.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, we can check you in from our devices without it.
Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?
Is this a Rain or Shine event?
I know that kids are welcome, but will there be activities for them?
There will be some activities for children.
DISCLAIMER CLAUSE: (Taliah Waajid Brand and Curls, Kinks & Culture), Its members, directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives and/or volunteers (hereafter “TWB + CKC”) are not responsible for any injury, loss or damage of any kind sustained by any person while participating in the Curls, Kinks & Culture Festival (the “CKC Festival”), including injury, loss or damage which might be caused by the negligence of Curls, Kinks & Culture Festival.
PHOTOGRAPHY + VIDEOGRAPHY RELEASE: I, as the subject of photographs/video taken on this date, hereby consent and authorize the use and production of the photographs/videos by TWB + CKC. These same photographs/video may be used for any purpose including, but not limited to, promotion, advertising and public relations without further compensation or consent.
ASSUMPTION OF RISKS: In consideration of my participation in the CKC Festival, I acknowledge that I am aware of the possible risks, dangers and hazards associated with my participation in the CKC Festival, (including the possible risk of severe or fatal injury to myself or others). These risks include but are not limited to the following:
The risks associated with travel to and from location(s) to be visited during the CKC Festival, including transportation provided by commercial, private and/or public motor vehicles;
Intoxication and/or alcohol poisoning from the alcohol I consume whether voluntarily or through coercion;
The possibility of bodily injury (broken bones and soft tissue damage) including dental damages from falling down, being knocked down or being involved in a physical confrontation whether caused by myself or someone else;
The risks associated with returning to my residence.
INDEMNIFICATION AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY: In return for TWB + CKC allowing me to voluntarily participate in the CKC Festival and related activities, I agree: TO ASSUME AND ACCEPT ALL RISKS arising out of, associated with or related to my participating in the CKC Festival; TO BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INJURY, LOSS OR DAMAGE which I might sustain while participating in the CKC Festival.
TO HOLD HARMLESS AND INDEMNIFY TWB + CKC
a) From any and all liability for any damage to the personal property of, or personal injury to, any third party resulting from my participation in the CKC Festival and all related activities; including., but not limited to any and all activities caused by the negligence of myself or any third party; and
b) From any and all claims, demands, actions and costs which might arise out of my participation in the CKC Festival.
PROTECTION OF PRIVACY: The personal information requested on this form will only be used for the purpose of implementing this waiver and will not be shared with any other entity. By RSVP'ing to this event, purchasing a ticket or leaving a deposit for a booth, we will forward you information on upcoming events and special consents via email. You may unsubscribe at any time.
ACKNOWLEDGMENT: I acknowledge that I have read this agreement, that I have executed this agreement voluntarily, and that this agreement is to be binding upon myself, my heirs, executors, administrators and representatives, in the event of my death or incapacity.
Choose the VIP Option if you want to have it made in the shade (literally)! VIP pass holders receive entry into the event, access to shaded VIP lounge area, seating, curated food and drink selection, access to All-Access Front Row seating at the Main Stage, VIP bags filled with goodies from our vendors and sponsors and more! Must be 18+ or accompanied by an adult to access the VIP area.
PHOTOGRAPHY + VIDEOGRAPHY RELEASE: I, as the subject of photographs/video taken on this date, hereby consent and authorize (with the registration and/or purchase of this ticket) the use and production of the photographs/videos by TWB + CKC. These same photographs/video may be used for any purpose including, but not limited to, promotion, advertising and public relations without further compensation or consent.
General Admission - Early Bird (ends 7/1)
VIP - Early Bird (ends 7/1)