Black Panther movie fans are invited to experience Wakanda on Welton in Five Points, November 10-16. The community event will feature drum based music and unique photo opportunities to show off your favorite Wakandan-like ensemble. Yes, you should dress up.
Join us on Welton Street in Five Points for a weekend full of Wakandan-like excitement and culture. Our small businesses will open their doors to host activities.
FUN ACTIVITIES TO DO
Art Gallery @ Melody Market
Black Panther Talking Drummer Performance @ Cervantes The Other Side
African Dance and Drumming Classes @ Urban Sanctuary
Black Panther Throne Photo Op @ The Lydian
Sisters in SciFi /Afrofuturism/Fashion & Costuming Panel @ Spangalang Brewery
Dora Milaje-style Women's Self Defense @ VentureX
KID FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES
Wakandan Sugar Cookies @ Scratch Bakery
Kimoyo Bead Bracelet Making @ Rosenbergs Bagels
Come shopping at the Wakandan Marketplace. These small businesses will be set up at the center of Five Points:
The event is organized by Melody Market, in partnership with the Five Points Business Improvement District. Melody Market is a grant recipient of Denver Economic Development and Opportunity.
Join us for Wakandan-like fun in Five Points, November 10-16. There is something happening every day.
Wakanda on Welton will be in Five Points Nov 10-16. We need volunteer assistance to make the unique event a great event for our guest. We are looking for hosts of the art gallery and Kimoyo bead craft activity. Use the "sign up now" button below to be linked to our volunteer web page to sight up for a slot.
11/11 African dance class: https://app.arketa.co/usdenver/checkout/ROk3DOiDUVg53aqlfC6q
11/12 Hand drumming for beginners: https://app.arketa.co/usd
11/12 African dance class: https://app.arketa.co/usdenver/checkout/MYc6AXdQYCXZCZwgfHS9
11/13 African dance class: https://app.arketa.co/usdenver/checkout/nOFPE1y46TIEuJy0ly
Wakandan Speaker Series
Sisters in Sci-Fi 11/12 @ 4 pm
Isis Asare, Thea Hunt, Alan Brooks
Afrofuturism 11/12 @ 6 pm
Alan Brooks, Devon Wright Ph.D.
Afro Fashion 11/13 @ 1 pm
Samantha Joseph , Winifred Harris