Past Events

SATURDAY, JAN. 5

Monthly Drum Circle at Africa Love



EVENT TITLE: Monthly Drum Circle at Africa Love


WHEN: Saturday, January 5 | 5 PM – 7 PM 


WHERE: Africa Love Store

6539 Las Vegas Blvd South, X-114, Las Vegas, NV 89119 


COST: FREE! 

Bring your own drum or rent one at $10 for adults and $5 for kids


DETAILS: Join Africa Love for our monthly drum circle. Drummers, dancers, acoustic musicians, music lovers, beginners, experts are all invited! NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY


FRIDAY, JAN. 18

Pan-African Soul Sessions: Meet the Village


Weekly Drum Class at Africa Love

EVENT TITLE: Pan-African Soul Sessions - 1st Community Forum


WHEN: Fridays, January 18 | 6 PM – 8 PM  


WHERE: Africa Love 

6539 Las Vegas Blvd South X-114, Las Vegas, NV 89119 


COST: FREE and open to the public


DETAILS: Join the Africa Love team as we kick 2019 off with empowering, positive, uplifting vibes at our bi-monthly Pan-African Soul Sessions Community Forum! Come meet the team and bring your community ideas to the table! Pan-African Soul Sessions are bi-monthly forum style conversations where those who identify and have an interest in Africa, can bond through transparent and uplifting conversations centered on its culture, entrepreneurship and positive family dynamics.  

FRIDAY, FEB. 22 

SAMBADÁ Carnival Celebration  & Vendor Reception


Weekly Drum Class at Africa Love

TIME: 8 PM Vendor Reception 


WHERE: Rhythms Event Center 

4545 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89102


COST: Adult ticket $20 | Child ticket $10


DETAILS: Doors will open at 8 p.m. with music by DJ BLESSED and by talented Brazilian acoustic guitarist, Léo Beckhausen. Event-inspired merchandise will also be available for purchase from local vendors. 


 Our opening act will be by OGUNLANO, an independent, Nigerian-American musical duo, consisting of husband and wife, Master drummer/percussionist Oba Atayese Odun Ogunlano and powerhouse vocalist, London Ogunlano. The duo sings primarily in Yoruba – the traditional tonal language of the Nigerian people, which has the largest number of native speakers.


SATURDAY, FEB. 23 

Afro-Brazilian Dance Workshop 


Weekly Drum Class at Africa Love

TIME: 10 AM - 11:30 AM  


WHERE: Rhythms Event Center 

4545 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89102


COST: 

 • FREE for children 12 years & younger 

 • $15 Adults (Early Bird) 

• $20 Adults (At Door)


DETAILS: Dandha’s Afro Brazilian Dance Workshop is an invitation to explore the rich world of Afro-Brazilian Dance traditions with a gifted and dedicated teacher. Her classes and workshops focus on folkloric and Orixa-inspired dance, Samba-Afro and Samba-Reggae – as well as other Brazilian dance styles – and feature live drumming by talented local musicians.

SATURDAY, MAR. 2 

 Monthly Drum Circle at Sam Boyd Stadium


Weekly Drum Class at Africa Love

TIME:  Throughout the day 


WHERE: USA Rugby Sevens at Sam Boyd Stadium (7000 E Russell Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89122)


DETAILS: Join Africa Love for our monthly drum circle! Drummers, dancers, acoustic musicians, music lovers, beginners, experts are ALL invited! Bring your own instrument or rent a drum from us. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! Donations welcome!


DRUM RENTAL COST: 

  • FREE if you bring your own drum
  • Large djembe - $10 
  • Medium-sized djembe - $8  
  • Small djembe - $5