Discover #TheMovesDMV - 10 Virtual/IRL Events in the DMV (12/29 - 1/4)



We're back with our weekly curation of community events and things to do. These safe spaces cater to the black community by providing places for shopping, enrichment, and exploration. As we are entering the new year, we have a mix of celebrations and empowerment sessions to get you ready for 2021.


Check back every week for the updated list.



12/29 - Make 2021Count: A Goal Setting Masterclass for Ambitious Women


Change Your Goals, Change Your Life.

You deserve the success you've been working hard for.


Price: £0 – £79

Location: Online

Time: 15:00 – 16:00 EST

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12/29 - Kwanzaa - Online Celebration

Join us during the week of Kwanzaa for an online celebration via Zoom. We are going to have a lot of fun while we learn and share together.


Location: Online

Price: Free

Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00PM EST

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12/30 - Kwanzaa - Online Celebration

Join us during the week of Kwanzaa for an online celebration via Zoom. We are going to have a lot of fun while we learn and share together.


Location: Online

Price: Free

Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00PM EST

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12/30 - Godfrey: Live Stand-up Comedy

You might have seen his Showtime Special “Regular Black”, or seen him in Zoolander, Soul Plane, Louie on FX, and Startalk with Neil Degrasse Tyson on Nat Geo. If you have seen him, you know he is a crusher.


Location: Online

Time: 9:00PM ET

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12/31 - Kwanzaa - Online Celebration

Join us during the week of Kwanzaa for an online celebration via Zoom. We are going to have a lot of fun while we learn and share together.


Location: Online

Price: Free

Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00PM EST

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12/31 - Snoop Dogg Virtual New Year's Eve Special

Tune in from anywhere in the world to Go Big with Snoop Dogg on NYE!

: : : FEATURING : : :

  • Snoop Dogg Live Performance

  • Snoop's fellow #GoBigShow judges Rosario Dawson, Jennifer Nettles, Cody Rhodes and show host Bert Kreischer

  • Dance Party with DJ Cassidy, DJ Battlecat and Fredwreck

  • Sword-swallowing stunt by #GoBigShow contestant Andrew Stanton

  • Tour of Snoop Dogg's Compound

  • Surprise cameos by Snoop's illustrious friends

  • Plus, portions of the party will be simulcast on CNN

Price: Free

Location: Online

Time: 11:00PM EST

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1/1 - Kwanzaa - Online Celebration

Join us during the week of Kwanzaa for an online celebration via Zoom. We are going to have a lot of fun while we learn and share together.


Location: Online

Price: Free

Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00PM EST

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1/1 - New Year Magic Breathwork


Fresh, new, big energy of creation, of possibility, of excitement. Don't let the past dictate how you'll feel in the future. Nor don't wait for your experiences to determine your mood. Decide now WHAT you want to create. And then live it. This class will teach just that.


Price: $25

Location: Online

Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EST

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1/2 - Roundtable: Goals vs. Resolutions

In our first Roundtable of 2021, we are starting the year off on the right foot with our speaker, Sterling Mire, a life coach with Get Your Life Now. Participants will examine why resolutions don't always work out, how to create realistic goals, and how to achieve these goals in the year ahead.


Price: $5

Location: Online

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

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1/2 - "Black Laughs Matter" Virtual Comedy Show

The live comedy scene has been devastated by the closure of all of the comedy clubs, so if you'd like to support black comics, join us for a special "Black Laughs Matter" online comedy show live from San Francisco.


Price: Free

Location: Online

Time: 11:00 PM EST

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1/3 - The Money & Mindfulness Retreat

In a world that feels increasingly out of control and unpredictable, TFD is starting 2021 with a digital retreat to recenter our minds, reclaim our control, and rethink how we're making our decisions. Led by therapist and YouTuber Kati Morton, Head of Mindfulness Education and Programming for MindfulNYU, Melissa Carter, and TFD co-founder and CEO Chelsea Fagan, this multi-hour deep-dive workshop will improve your productivity, mental health, mindfulness, and relationship to your money and career.


Price: $19

Location: Online

Time: 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM EST

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1/4 - Respond to Racism Community Meeting

Ada Ejikeme will facilitate a discussion about how prejudice develops and why it exists.


Price: Free

Location: Online

Time: 9:30 PM – 11:30 PM EST

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12/3 - Haitian Cooking Demonstration with Marie Roseus

Join us for an interactive cooking demonstration led by Marie Roseus. Make a heartwarming Soup Joumou and the beloved Cremas drink.


Price: $10-$40

Location: Online

Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST

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1/4 - Harmonic Healing Oil Cleanse Backbar Service

Listen to Innersense Organic Beauty Educators Andrea Neal Theisen and Correia Rouse share the steps to gently cleanse buildup from the hair with Harmonic Healing Oil.

Learn the techniques to use to get the best results, and when to use this service on clients.

Discover additional benefits and uses of Harmonic Healing Oil.


Price: Free

Location: Online

Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

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Lastly Street Smart Collaborative is raising funds for their first Black-owned Gift Box. Our Black Gift Box hopes to advance the mission of supporting underserved communities by curating and selling a selection of goods from local black-owned businesses while serving as an advertisement for small businesses.