Women of Color & Friends Weekend 2017 PRELIMINARY Schedule

2017 PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

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THURSDAY, JUNE 1
3PM - 9PM | REGISTRATION | @ FIRE STATION 
4 - 6PM | MEET UP | LOCATION TBD
9PM-1AM | STOPLIGHT WELCOME PARTY!  | LOCATION TBD
 
FRIDAY, JUNE 2
11:30AM - 8PM | REGISTRATION  
10AM - 4PM | WORKSHOPS/GAMES/SPADES TOURNEMENT/ BASKETBALL TOURNEMNT/PAINT PARTY/FUN 
3 - 5PM | MEET & GREET | @ LOBSTER POT
8 - 9:30PM | OPEN MIC
9:30PM-1AM | THE PARTY | PIED 
1AM | PIZZA MEETCHA |  
 
SATURDAY, JUNE 3
10AM - 4PM | WORKSHOPS & SCAVENGER HUNT
12-4PM | POOL PARTY
6 - 7PM | KAREN WILLIAMS WOMEN OF COLOR WEEKEND 10TH ANNIVERSARY COMEDY SHOW 
9:30PM | A BLACK AND WHITE THEMED PARTY |  @ CROWN 
1 AM | AFTER PARTY
  
SUNDAY, JUNE 4
11AM-1PM | SISTER SOUL SUNDAY BRUNCH   

Thursday, JUNE 1

3PM - 9PM | REGISTRATION & TICKET SALES
The Old Fire House:
 254 Commercial Street 
 

4 - 6PM | MEET UP
TBA

It's so good to see you! How ya been? Is she here yet? The questions and conversation rolls as the community gathers. Check in and meet up with old friends. Connect old school style with a social. 

No cover. Cash bar.
    


describe the image9PM - 1AM | STOPLIGHT WELCOME PARTY!
TBA

The opening party is where WOC+ schmoozing is at it's finest. Whether you came to the event single or with your friend, date, boo, or wife ... we’re never too tired to dance it out on opening night! It's a chance to break out those shoes or that relaxed vacation look. Whatever it is, we always have fun and know how to start off the magical weekend right. Don't miss it! Complimentary hors d'oeuvres.

STOPLIGHT: Green ~> Single             (Yes!)
                      Yellow ~> Mingle            (Maybe)
                      Red     ~> Unavailable   (No!)

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 2

11:30PM - 8PM | REGISTRATION & TICKET SALES
The Old Fire House: 254 Commercial Street 


Noon - 4PM | WORKSHOPS

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12-1:30PM | SEX & THE SINGLE MINDED WRITER: A Writing Workshop with Dorothy Randall Gray 

GOT SEX? Want to write about it? Erotic books and stories are the hottest items in the market today. Writing about sensual experiences can also be a way of transforming them, empowering yourself, and healing your heart. This workshop can show you how to get started, make your stories sizzle, and begin reclaiming your own sensual self. If you've had sex, you have the experience. Facilitator Dorothy is a certified life coach, couples counselor, and best-selling author of Sharing the Same Sky and six other books. $15

 

  

JhaD Williams

 2-4PM | Telling Your Story 

A story-telling workshop that focuses us. In this workshop, facilitated by spoken word artist Jha D, participants will explore techniques of effective storytelling, but the subjects will be themselves and their truths. Both fiction and non-fiction will be encouraged. $10

 

  

 

1-4PM | DOMINOS & CARDS
Location: TBA

Throw down some bones, spades, hearts, or bring your game. Spades Tournement, Free. Cash Bar

3 - 5PM | MEET & GREET
The Lobster Pot, 193 Commercial Street  
The organizers of The Weekend welcome you to Provincetown. Mix & Mingle, See & Be (at the) Scene. Free admission. Cash bar.

Friday Evening | OPEN MIC|TALENT SHOW hosted by Jha D Williams
Location: TBA
What's YOUR talent? Tonight's the night to share it. It's back at YOUR request – the annual artist showcase/open mic/Drag-In! So bring that new piece you just wrote, the old piece you haven’t shared yet, come sing, come do what you do! The mic is on a first to sign up basis the night of, and there are a limited number of spots. Limited seating. Come on time! Cash bar downstairs. $15 | $20 at the door, if still available.

9:30PM - 1AM | THE PARTY
The Pied, 193 Commercial Steret 
THE dance floor is the Friday night place to be. The DJ's droping the latest hits and mixing in your favorite beats. Be HERE, bring her or find her, or chill with your posse. $15 cover  

1AM | PIZZA MEETCHA
Spiritus Pizza, 293 Commercial Street
Post party pizza. Some of the greatest 3 P's you will come across. It's delicious, hot, and necessary-just like your night of dancing! Come cool off outside with a slice & some spicy Women of Color Weekend conversation.  

Saturday, JUNE 3

10AM-6PM | REGISTRATION & TICKET SALES
The Old Fire House: 254 Commercial Street 

10AM-noon | WORKSHOPS

 

WOC POOL PARTY 2Noon-4PM | POOL PARTY
Crown & Anchor Pool
, 247 Commercial Street 

The.absolute.must.  The pool party is THE one stop-shop for f-u-n. The poolside dancing, the ladies who are easy on the eyes, the scandalous line dancing that you will warmly remember, it is all here. Be the envy of your friends' vacations this summer (unless you had the foresight to all come together) with all the priceless pictures & video that you are sure to capture here.   Order food from the poolside grill. Tickets $15/Free to Pass holders.

 

4-6PM  | SEX & THE SINGLE MINDED WRITER: A Writing Workshop with Dorothy Randall Gray
Location: TBA

GOT SEX? Want to write about it? Erotic books and stories are the hottest items in the market today. Writing about sensual experiences can also be a way of transforming them, empowering yourself, and healing your heart. This workshop can show you how to get started, make your stories sizzle, and begin reclaiming your own sensual self. If you've had sex, you have the experience. Facilitator Dorothy is a certified life coach, couples counselor, and best-selling author of Sharing the Same Sky and six other books. She is a former Audre Lorde Poet-in-Residence, and NPR commentator for the Tavis Smiley show. $15 

  

Karen WIlliams6PM | KAREN WILLIAMS COMEDY SHOW  
Paramount @ The Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial Street

Curve Magazine calls Karen Williams "…a laugh riot!" Karen is a featured comic in "We're Funny That Way," the hilarious, internationally acclaimed film shown regularly on HBO. The Sydney Morning Herald proclaims that Karen Williams is "ferociously funny, with perfect pace, timing, and structure." Karen Williams is the hottest comedy star on the horizon—with an awesome personality, stunning good looks, and a sterling reputation for delivering laughs each and every time! Don't miss this special chance to see her live. Tickets $20 General Admission/ $35 Preferred Seating

 

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9:30-1AM | A BLACK AND WHITE THEMED PARTY
Paramount @ The Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial Street

Just like Puffy would have held back in the day.  Just like a Jay-Z & Bey party.  Dress to impress-whether that is down or up is up to you. This is the grown & sexy party, just like every WOC+ event held this year. Whether you wanna Harlem Shake or lean & rock with it..from 2 step to Cupid Shuffle..our DJ plays an amazing mixture of dance hits, top 40, R& B and old school jams. 

Who doesn't need a lil sway music from time to time?  $20

Sunday, June 4

11AM-1PM | SISTER SOUL SUNDAY BRUNCH
Bayside Betsy's, 177 Commercial Street

PLEASE JOIN US!