Discover #TheMovesDMV - 10 virtual/IRL events in the DMV (9/16-9/20)

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 weekly podcast #SafeSpaceSaturday, in addition to the events listed below: streetsmartcollaborative.com/safespacesaturday.


ongoing - Park Up DC

“Park Up DC” is a pop-up experience for the whole family (drive-in style) that will safely bring the community together for affordably priced movies and other entertainment. This drive-in movie series is produced by the minds behind Broccoli City Festival, and hosted by Events DC at historical RFK Campus Lot 5.

Price: Varies

Location: Virtual

RSVP Link: www.parkupdc.com





9/16 - Commission on African American Affairs - September Public Meeting

The Commission has been tasked with advising the Mayor, the D.C Council and the public on the views and needs of African American communities in the District.

Price: Free

Location: Virtual

RSVP Link: CAAAPublicMeeting.Eventbrite.com


9/16 - FRESHFARM Columbia Heights Farmers Market

With products ranging from fresh produce, to authentic Mexican food prepared with locally grown ingredients, this market’s offerings are as dynamic as the neighborhood itself.

Price: Free

Location: 1300 Kenyon street, Nw

RSVP Link: www.freshfarm.org/markets


9/18 - Virtual African Dance Class

Join the D.C. Mayor’s Office on African Affairs (MOAA) and KanKouran Dance Company for a Virtual African Dance Class on. The class will be posted on all of MOAA’s social media platforms.

Price: Free

Location: Virtual

RSVP Link: Follow MOAA on Twitter @MOAA_DC, on Facebook @MOAADC, ON Instagram @MOAA_DC, and on YouTube @DCMAYOROAA.



9/18 - The Black Women's Agenda 43rd Annual Symposium

ΤHE BLACK WOMEN’S AGENDA, INC. invites YOU to join our

43rd Annual Symposium in a Virtual Town Hall on

September 18th at NOON Eastern.

Price: Free

Location: Virtual

RSVP Link: bwa-inc.org/




9/18 - Trauma & Resilience: Building Strength in Children

By delving into types of stress and trauma, risk factors and protective factors, this training will explore their impact on early childhood development, and share how we can promote resilience in our work with children and families.

Price: Free

Location: Virtual

RSVP Link: Click here


9/19 - DC Black Business Pop Up Shop

This outdoor event is limited to 150 shoppers. Shoppers will be admitted 30 at a time (please wear a mask) and have 1 hour to shop.The exact location will be provided after you purchase your shopping pass.

Price: $10 entry, $50 vendors

Location: Washington D.C.

RSVP Link: dcblackbusinesspopupshop4.eventbrite.com



9/19 - Soufside Market Pop-Up Shop (Every Saturday)

Come out to SOUFSIDE MARKET and shop with some of the DOPEST Black Owned Brands in the city!

Price: Free, (vendor slots range $175 - $250)

Location: Washington DC

RSVP Link: soufsidemarket.splashthat.com






9/20 - Yoga for Black Lives Matter (Every Sunday)

@YogiRachelb of @evolvinglivesbodymind will be hosting a bi-weekly Donation Based Sunset Vinyasa Yoga session to support the movement of #blacklivesmatter.

Price: $25 suggested donation

Location: Virtual

RSVP Link: yogaforblacklives.eventbrite.com



9/20 - Volunteering Opportunity in the DMV

Every Sunday, Our TIN picks up trash and litter in the DMV area! We will provide water, gloves, and trash bags. Be sure to dress for the weather and bring a mask to protect against COVID.

Price: Free, but donations accepted

Location: 901 Southern Ave SE

RSVP Link: ourtin.eventbrite.com