Discover #TheMovesDMV - 10 virtual/IRL events in the DMV (10/4-10/11)

Street Smart Collaborative's weekly curation of community events and things to do. These safe spaces cater to the black community by providing safe spaces for shopping, enrichment, and explorations.

Check back every Sunday for the updated list.


Make sure you don't miss our monthly podcast #SafeSpaceSaturday, in addition to the events listed below: streetsmartcollaborative.com/safespacesaturday.


10/08 - Ruby Hamad: White Tears/Brown Scars w/ Koa Beck

Join Ruby Hamad and Koa Beck for a discussion of WHITE TEARS/BROWN SCARS, called “powerful and provocative" by Dr. Ibram X. Kendi.

Price: Free - $25

Location: Online event

Time: 7-8pm

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10/09 - Harvesting Black Joy

Join us for a collaborative community art project, fresh produce market, & Black joy!

Price: Free

Location: Mary & Main - 8801 Hampton Mall Drive North, Capitol Heights, MD 20743

Time: 12-4pm

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10/09 - Black Lives Matter Photography Competition: RISE UP.

A Virtual photo exhibition highlighting DC photographers and their images created during DC’s social justice uprising of 2020.

Price: Free

Location: Dupont Underground - 19 Dupont Circle NW, Washington, DC 20036

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10/09 The House of Hip-Hop art Gallery Opening Night

The House of Hip-Hop is a brand new art gallery from The Hip-Hop Museum, DC. Located inside of Listen Vision Studios, DC's largest and oldest recording studio, the House of Hip-Hop Art Gallery will exclusively feature visual artists that specialize in Hip-Hop (Painters, Photographers, Digital Artists, Sculptors, Mixed Media, Videographers, Educators, Illustrators, Animators, etc.).

Price: $35

Location: Listen Vision Recording Studios - 2622 Georgia Avenue Northwest

Time: 12-4pm

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10/10 - Glen Echo Park Galleries October Exhibition Openings

Join us for our October exhibition openings. Presenting the work of dynamic artists in all three galleries.

Location: Glen Echo Park Galleries -7300 Macarthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, MD 20812

Time: 4-6pm

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10/10 - Baltimore Harbor to the Heights: Black Arts District & Neighborhood Tour

Get to know Baltimore beyond the harbor and standard tourist attractions.  Come alone, bring friends, or bring family.  Whether you are on a weekend getaway, local and looking for a new activity with friends, considering moving to the city and want to learn more first, or just want to get out, join us.  

Price: $0-$40

Location: Landmark Theater (Meet in front of the theater.) 645 South President Street, Baltimore, MD 21202

Time: 10am-3pm

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10/10 - Women's Warrior's Pose

With Great Care, LLC will be hosting, Women Warrior's Pose, an outdoor yoga and mindfulness session for 50 Black Women.

Price: Donation

Location: Perry Street Prep - 1800 Perry Street Northeast, Washington, DC 20018

Time: 7:45am

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10/11 - Warrior's Pose 4

With Great Care, LLC is hosting our 3rd outdoor yoga and mindfulness session for men. This is part of #TheHealMeCampaign which includes conversations with Black Men striving to heal and get to a place of peace, power, and purpose.

Price: Donation

Location: Perry Street Prep - 1800 Perry Street Northeast, Washington, DC 20018

Time: 7:45am

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10/11 - "Falling Into" Workshop

As we begin to approach a new season of change, highlighting what we will be falling into creates space for bountiful beginnings. Sunday October 11th, 2020 we will indulge in self support exercises that allows us to soul search, fall into our passions and be bountifully open to new experiences with the support of other women.

Price: $5

Location: Valley Fields Park South - 8511 Wellington Valley Way, Lutherville-Timonium, MD 21093

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10/11 - Black Businesses Matter Bizarre in Woodlawn Village

Free to the Public event celebrating 5 Black female entrepreneurs in the woodlawn area Avalon center (vendors wanted).

Price: Free to attend, vendor spots range from $50-$100

Location: Dreadz N Headz - 2100 Gwynn Oak Avenue, Woodlawn, MD 21207

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