Harlem Week Kicks Off This Week

August 6, 2023 Desiree Homer

When it comes to event planning in New York City, you rely on the pros at EMRG Media. And we’re also on top of all the best festivals, NYC celebrations, and things to do. This week, Harlem Week kicks off, for example. And today, we’re sharing all the insights and details you need to know so you can get in on all the Harlem Week festivities! Mark your Harlem Week calendars for August 9th through 16th!

About Harlem Week

Harlem is rich with cultural diversity and history dating back generations. And Harlem Week is an annual celebration commemorating those traditional roots. Harlem Week highlights the absolute best of its iconic African, African-American, Hispanic, Caribbean, and European history. Visitors come from all over to experience the arts, entertainment, businesses, and cultures Harlem Week showcases. 

Harlem Week began as a single-day celebration and now cascades throughout the month. This year marks the 49th anniversary of the festivities. And you have an opportunity to participate and experience Harlem Week for yourself - both in person and virtually!

How to Get Involved in Harlem Week

There are plenty of ways to get involved and support Harlem Week 2023. Below are just some of the opportunities to offer support and value!

Sponsor Harlem Week

Get involved as a valued sponsor of Harlem Week and enjoy all the perks of promoting your brand and company at this community event.

Exhibit at Harlem Week

Area businesses, entrepreneurs, and individuals can sell their products and services as high-profile exhibitors at this year’s Harlem Week!

Casting Models

Unleash your unique talent and beauty and sign up for the model casting for Harlem Week’s fashion shows!

Scholarships & Internships

Coming soon are additional opportunities for high school and area college students to intern with Harlem Week, Inc.

Learn More and Start Making Plans

Head over to the Harlem Week calendar to see the schedule of incredible events! Here are just a few of the festivities taking place over the next two weeks…

  • Aug 9th: Climate Change Conference
  • Aug 10th: Uptown Night Market & Harlem Summerstage
  • Aug 11th: Senior Citizens Day & At Home Dance Party
  • Aug 12th: Harlem 5K Run & Walk & Great Jazz on the Great Hill
  • Aug 12th: Imagenation Outdoor Film Festival

Check out all the fun and festivities at this year’s official Harlem Week! And stay tuned right here for more exciting things to do in New York City. EMRG Media is your premier team for event planning for all those special occasions and high-profile NYC events!

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