ESSENCE Black Love Gala
Pier 60, Chelsea Piers, New York, NY 10011, United States
Join us for a one-of-a-kind night in celebration of Black Love!
ESSENCE® and the all new Toyota #Avalon present the Black Love Gala: the ultimate celebration of Black love in all forms! Put on your best black tie look and join us for an elegant evening of dinner, dancing and cocktails in New York City.
We invite you to hit the dance floor with tunes brought to you by celebrity couple, DJs MOS & KISS. Enjoy a special performance by 5-piece jazz band, Honey+ Vinyl. Get a chance to win big at love with casino-themed games and prizing that includes tickets to Alvin Ailey and a 2-night stay at Akwaaba Bed & Breakfast Inn locations! The Black Love Gala will be hosted by Devale & Khadeen Ellis.
Creative dining experience and premium open bar
A galore of games & activities
#BlackLove photo booth moments
Unique VIP experiences and prime view of the Hudson River
Giveaways and more!
Singles, couples and groups are all invited to join in paying tribute to the beauty and power of Black Love!