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apply here for all of our events.  Each type of event requires a separate application.

lifestyle popup shops

Our lifestyle popup shops  are two-day events that feature various types of brands to shop from, as well as food, drinks, activities, and attractions for the community to enjoy!  

Dates

NYC  

  • march 26-27

  • mAY 21-22

  • JUNE 18-19

  • DEC 10-11

Chicago 

  • mAY 21

  • SEPT 10-11

  • DEC 3-4

 

ATLANTA 

  • mAY 21-22

  • JUNE 18-19

  • SEPT 10-11

  • DEC 10-11

WASHINGTON D.C.

  • march 26-27

  • mAY 21-22

  • JUNE 18-19

  • SEPT 24-25

  • DEC 3-4

la

  • march 26

  • mAY 21

  • JUNE 18

  • DEC 10

Accepted Brands

women's clothing

men's clothing

unisex/streetwear

children's clothing

headwear

bags

jewelry

shoes

accessories

skincare

haircare (no hair extensions)

home décor/home goods

candles

cosmetics

food

desserts

drinks

games/literature

*if you have art, please apply for our art exhibitions*

To increase brand diversity at our popups, space for each brand type is limited and will fill up fast. once slots are filled we will not accept any more.

APPLICATIONS AND PAYMENTS FOR EACH POPUP MUST BE RECEIVED 2 WEEKS BEFORE THE DATE.  

Participation Fee

NORMAL PRICING

$275-ONE DAY PARTICIPATION

$500 - WEEKEND BUNDLE

**WE CURRENTLY HAVE A SUMMER PROMO GOING ON ACROSS ALL FIVE CITIES**

SEE DISCOUNTED PRICES:

please note that the discounts to not apply to any special events or collab events we do with other brands.

NEW YORK CITY

 

ONE DAY-$225 (PLUS TAX)

WEEKEND BUNDLE-$400 (PLUS TAX)

 

WASHINGTON D.C.

ONE DAY- $200 (PLUS TAX)

WEEKEND BUNDLE - $400 (PLUS TAX)

LOS ANGELES

 

ONE DAY - $180 (PLUS TAX)

 

CHICAGO

 

ONE DAY - $225 (PLUS TAX)

WEEKEND BUNDLE - $400 (PLUS TAX)

 

ATLANTA

 

ONE DAY -$200 (PLUS TAX)

wEEKEND BUNDLE - $400 (PLUS TAX)

1) Each brand gets  a 6x6-10x10 space to work with.  The space allotment MAY decrease or increase based on certain factors, which would be determined on an event-by-event basis and communicated ahead of time.  

2) We provide chairs, but we do not provide tables due to our brand décor rules and because we do not stock our own tables.  But if you absolutely need one supplied for you and we're able to make them available, it will be an additional $15, which will be added to your invoice.

3) Brands can stand the chance to WIN cash prizes, blog features, and free marketing based on their display.

4) We provide water/beverages and snacks or light food for all participating brands at each event, on each day.

5) Each brand will be given their own flyer to promote the event.

6) We will always assign spots to brands--it is not first come, first serve.

 

7) We no longer charge a security deposit.

8) Due to changes in our business structure, we will start collecting tax for each event. The tax rate will vary depending on city.

9)For payment, we accept:

  • Paypal

All Paypal transactions come with a processing fee. 

10) If you submit payment to participate, it means you have read, understood, and agree to comply with all our terms and conditions.

ART fair

Tap into some of the best artwork from Black-artists across the country.  Each of our exhibits give artists a sophisticated and welcoming environment to showcase, network, and sell their art.  

Dates

NYC | los Angeles 

  • JULY 16-17

  • NOV 19-20

WASHINGTON D.C | CHICAGO | atl

  • JULY 16-17

  • OCTOBER 15-16

Accepted Art

paintings

DRAWINGS

photographs

GRAPHIC ART

GRAFFITI ART

sculptures 

CERAMICS

life-size art

MOSAIC ART

VIDEO ART

*if you have clothing, shoes, bags, ACCESSORIES, ETC, please apply for lifestyle popups*

APPLICATIONS AND PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED FOR THE 4 WEEKS BEFORE THE START OF AN ART SHOW

Participation Fee

all cities have the same cost

NORMAL PRICING 

6x6 space 

one day - $200

Weekend - $350

10x10 space

one day - $300

Weekend  - $500

**WE CURRENTLY HAVE A SUMMER PROMO GOING ON ACROSS ALL FIVE CITIES**

SEE DISCOUNTED PRICES:

6x6 space 

one day - $150

Weekend - $250

10x10 space

one day - $225

Weekend  - $400

1) You can choose between a 6x6 and 10x10 space on your application.  The 10x10 spaces are more limited than the 6x6 spaces.

2) We provide chairs, but we do not provide tables due to our brand décor rules.  Artists are 100% responsible for their art display.  

3) We provide water/beverages and snacks or light food for all participating brands at each event, on each day.

4) Each brand will be given their own flyer to promote the event.

5) We will always assign spots to brands--it is not first come, first serve.

6) Due to changes in our business structure, we will start collecting tax for each event. The tax rate will vary depending on city.

7)For payment, we accept:

  • Paypal

All Paypal transactions come with a processing fee. 

8) If you submit payment to participate, it means you have read, understood, and agree to comply with all our terms and conditions.

POC PRESENTS
THE
TALENT
PALETTE

We're bringing you more than just an open mic night, we're bringing you an open talent night once month starting in April.  Artist and creatives, this is your time to shine and get in front of new audiences in a sophisticated environment.  Enthusiasts, come out to support local talent, feed your soul, and be entertained.  

You don't want to miss out!

(This event happens on Thursday or Friday evenings)

Dates

happening once a month on wednesdays or thursday evenings

our most upcoming ones are:

may 26- chicago @bassline

may 31- d.c. @Union stage

Accepted Talent

SINGERS (r&b, SOUL, JAZZ, POP, etc.)

SPOKEN WORD

hip-hop artist 

instrumentalist

dance

We do not accept any artist that promotes hatred, racism, violence, and drugs

APPLICATIONS FOR EACH SHOWCASE CLOSE 2 WEEKS BEFORE THE DATE

Participation Fee

1) Each performer gets 10 MINUTES to perform.

2) YOU MUST SUBMIT A DEMO OF YOUR WORK WITH YOUR APPLICATION

3) We view all submissions and select final acts to participate in each event. 

4) Each participant will be given their own flyer to promote the event.

5) We will provide lighting, seating, and sound.  You are responsible for bringing any instruments and props you may need.  If there are any instrumentals you want our DJ to use, they must be submitted at least 5 days before the event

6) Artists have the opportunity to win free blog features and cash prizes! 

Application fee: $10

(you have to apply only once per year)

must be at least 21 to apply

your application is subject to review and may not be accepted

special
events

In New York City, Los Angeles, and Washington D.C. we will be having some special events that'll take place in the second half of the year.  Registration will open in April.

STAY TUNED!

Dates & Info

coming soon