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LA Afrobeats Block Party & Jollof Cook-off

Sat Oct 22nd, 4:00 pm PDT - 10:00 pm PDT

from $30

Good Vibes 🌼Afrobeat


Jollof Cook-Off | Popup Shop with Retail Vendors | Food Vendors | Day Party with 5 Top DJs | Art | Comedian MCs | etc

This fall is about to be lit! We’re taking Afrobeats & popular African culture to the streets of LA. Get ready for a total Afrobeats takeover at this festive block party and jollof cook-off at the beautiful 20K sq.ft Beehive block 10 mins south of downtown LA.

Anticipated to be one of biggest events in the fall, the block party will be a spectacle and an experience you cannot afford to miss this year! Check out the video for a taste of how the event went down last year in Washington DC & New York!! The LA Afrobeats Block party will be hosted by the talented actor and artist  Duain Richmond.

Get ready for a festive vibe and a culturally-rich experience on the streets of LA that combines a jollof cook-off with live block party, popup shops, food vendors, and visual art from various African cultures. This immersive fun-filled cultural event puts the vibrancy and diversity of African cultures on full display for all to enjoy.

Vendor, Talent & Volunteer Opportunities



Jollof Cook-Off

Which country has the best Jollof? Is it Ghana? Nigeria? Senegal? Sierra Leone? Gambia? Liberia? Cameroon ? Guinea ? etc. The jollof rivalry between these West African countries is no secret.If you have a West African friend, chances are you have had a jollof dish presented with a hefty serving of trash talk. But is this never-ending culinary war really over taste, or is it sheer display of patriotism and national pride? Let’s determine once again, which country has the best at the LA Afrobeats Block Party and Jolloff cook-off. You can participate and find out for yourself

Get your tickets now. It’s all going down outdoors at the large luxury rooftop of TenTen Wilshire on Saturday, August 27th featuring an incredible lineup of performers.


Which Chef/Restaurant/Food vendor should represent your country in the Jollof Cook-Off - Click here to nominate


Age Limit: 21 and over 

This event is brought to you by Afropolitan Cities & Sponsored TenTen Wilshire


Official Afterparty to be announced soon - Pay Discounted Admission to afterparty with wristband from main event

The Beehive

1000 E 60th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90001

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