Saturday, August 8, 2015

Updated: Alpha convention parties: cigars, brotherhood and DJ Kid Capri

The Alpha Phi Alpha national convention converges on Charlotte this weekend so be prepared to see lots of Black men wearing black and gold uptown this weekend. There are several community service events affiliated with the convention, but you know what I care about - the parties!!!

New: Day Party - The Vault celebrates the Alpha Convention with a day party. 4 p.m. - 8 p.m., Saturday, The Vault, 210 E. Trade St. $10. Details.


Charlotte Welcomes The Black and Gold
Join the Alphas at Rooftop 210 (Epicentre) for music and cocktails. This party is sponsored by Sol Kitchen, QC Info. Broker, Old School 105.3, and Herb & Felicia Gray.  Music by DJ 06. Free.

Brotherhood of the Smoke: Handrolled cigars and cocktails. 9:30 p.m. 210 Rooftop., 210 E. Trade St.

DJ Kid Capri. If you’ve ever hung out in Charlotte for CIAA or other special events, then you’ve seen DJ Kid Capri do his thing. This will be a party you won’t miss with great music. Ladies RSVP for free admission until 11 p.m. 10 p.m. Studio Movie Grill, Epicentre 210 E. Trade St. 25+ Preferred. Tickets.

The Royal Finale: An Ice and Ivy Affair is hosted by the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc, Beta Nu Lambda Chapter. 9:30 p.m. $35 and up.