Natural Hair Events

I’m always getting information about natural hair events so I’ve complied a list for ya’ll right here. #thankmelater If you would like your event listed contact me with event information.


2014 List of Natural Hair Events:

I am not affiliated with these events. Please click on the links to confirm info before attending.

July 5-6

(New Orleans, LA) New Orleans Natural Hair Expo

July 12

(Lynchburg, VA) Crown & Glory Tour | Soul Sessions with R&B/Soul Artist Anitra Jay

July 12-13

(St. Louis, MO) Midwest Natural Hair Expo

July 17

(Jackson, MS) Crown & Glory Tour | Metro Jackson Naturals Presents…Curls & Cocktail Soul Sessions with R&B/Soul Artist Anitra Jay

July 19

(Fort Worth, TX) Crown & Glory Tour | 2014 Fit Fro Natural Hair & Health Wellness Expo

July 19-20

(New York, NY) Taliah Waajid Presents World Natural Hair & Beauty Expo

July 27

(Jacksonville, FL) Curls & Cocktail Soul Sessions with R&B/Soul Artist Anitra Jay


August 1

(Brooklyn, NYOpening Reception of the Exhibition BAD Hair Uprooted

August 9

(Greensboro, NC) SoulFlower Boutique Presents: THE WHITE PARTY: A Red Carpet Affair

August 9

(Brooklyn, NY1st Screening of The Going Natural Video Diaries

August 10

(New York, NY) Blissful CURLS Tour – Blogger Brunch Cruise

August 10

(Brooklyn, NYThe Going Natural Hair Education Day

August 13

(Washington, DC) CURLS Presents “The Blissful Curls Tour” DC Featuring Naptural85


August 23

(Brooklyn, NYThe Going Natural Hair Show & Closing Party

September 14

(Myrtle Beach, SC) Myrtle Beach Natural Hair Extravaganza

Myrtle Beach Natural Hair Extravaganza

September 21

(West Palm Beach, FL) South Fl Simply Natural Hair Beauty & Wellness Expo



November 2

(Towson, MD) The 3rd Annual Natural Is Beautiful Expo
The 3rd Annual Natural Is Beautiful Expo


Please help me make this a comprehensive list.  If you know of any natural hair events, leave a comment and I’ll add them to the list.


  1. Hi,

    I just wanted to comment on the list for Natural Hair Shows. Please add Taliah Waajid’s show, World Natural Hair Health and Beauty Show. It’s April 27th and 28th at The Georgia International Convention Center in College Park, GA.

  2. Hello, I have a listing of some Natural Hair events in Toledo, Ohio and other surrounding areas, if you would like to share them!

    3/23/13 Naturally Fly Natural Hair Expo 11:00am-4:00pm at the National Afro-American Museum & Cultural Center in Wilberforce, Ohio. Features Audrey Sivasothy, author or The Science of Black Hair and Megan Davis, of The Kitchen Salon & Northwest Ohio Natural Hair & Beauty Expo. Admission is $10 and $5 for students with an ID

    3/25/13 The Kiddie Salon “I Love My Hair” Meetup 6-8pm is for families, adoptive parents and caregivers. This 2 hour meetup will feature hands on skill building for curly kids, inspirational kids’ music & videos and 3D art with positive images. This is FREE and open to the public and is a program sponsored by The Friends of the Mott Branch Library 1085 Dorr St. Toledo, OH 43607

    3/30/13 WOW (Women of the World) Symposium from 9am-3pm at the University of Toledo Scott Park Campus featuring vendors and speakers on a variety of topics from incest survival to starting your own business and ask the OB-GYN. This event is FREE to the public.

    4/20/13 Natural Hair Meetup/Workshop with vendors at The TPN Community Center 75 Huron St. Pontiac, Michigan. More details to come.

    4/22/13 Mott Mane Mondays: Fro Frustration at the Mott Branch Library. Free and open to the public. This 2 hour interactive dialogue and workshop will address natural hair frustrations and remedies from emotional/spiritual affirmations and positive solutions. This event is from 6-8pm

    10/12/13 The Northwest Ohio Natural Hair & Beauty Expo featuring over 30 vendors, DJ, dancing, kids area, total body workshops, special guests, hot food, and performances. This one day event will be held at The New Life Center 1430 W. Bancroft St. Toledo, OH 43607 Visit for more information

    Thank you for sharing!

  3. July 14, 2013 at the Renaissance – Phoenix Arizona

    Hello Phoenix Focus Hair Expo Exhibitors and Attendees:

    Phoenix Focus Hair Expo is a Hair Industry Expo located in beautiful Phoenix, Arizona.

    Networking with Professional Cosmetologists, Nail Technicians, Barbers, Cosmetics, Spa with much more.

    Where salon professionals come to network and receive current information on the hottest and latest products, brands, new techniques and new ideas in a class room setting. Education is fundamental to learning how to increase your business, allowing the media to see who you are and what you have to offer. This event will broaden the scope of what you already know and will teach you how to make that even greater.

    Phoenix Focus Hair Expo will not only educate you with the latest in the industry, but also will deliver to you some of the most outstanding professionals in their field; allowing you to watch how it’s done as they showcase their products and salons to you. This is the place to be to find potential customers where branding can be built, leads generated and sales made.

    Phoenix Focus Hair Expo is already in the works and we invite you to join us on July 14, 2013 for one day in downtown Phoenix Arizona at the beautiful Renaissance.

    We’ll be celebrating our Annual Phoenix Focus Hair Expo to become the industry’s most respected trade show in the United States. It will be the show you and your customers launched, built, dreamed about and of course will never miss.

  4. Denise Nonome

    Goodnight My name is Denise from Miami /Fortlauderdale, FL.I’ve been natural for 10months(loving it).Please let me know when any expo or hair shows are coming to my city. Thank You

  5. Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:

    South County Civic Center – 16700 Jog Rd Delray Beach, FL 33446
    Saturday, June 29, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM (PDT)

    This show will bring together professionals and consumers in one room to learn and exchange information about hair care, product knowledge, beauty maintenance techniques, and networking opportunity. This is a Best of Both Worlds event, so natural hair curlfriends, please inform your team relaxer friends about this event. Over 250 attendees will have the opportunity to shop from our wonderful vendors, mix and mingle, enjoy Hair By Pretty live hair demo, receive free product(s), and of course have a great time.

    Cost: Online tickets are $15.00 even after June 1st, 2013 – Use promo code “herfabbox” to receive 20% off by June 15th @

    We have several great vendors!!!!

    Event Sponsors – Miss Jessie’s, Aunt Jackie’s, Jessicurl, Curls, Curls Unleashed, Camille Rose Natural, Frizz Off, Generations, OBIA Natural, Eden Body Works (Receive free products)

    CURLS UNLEASHED will be in the building!!!

    More will be added soon!!!!

    We would love for our attendees to help us give back by donating food at the event:

    • Canned meats (tuna, chicken)
    • Rice & Beans (dry or canned)
    • Canned Fruits & Vegetables
    • Canned Soups & Meals
    • Pasta Meals (ravioli, mac n’ cheese)
    • Plastic jars of peanut butter and jelly

    *All food donation will be donated to two local food kitchen in Delray Beach & Boynton Beach

    Help spread the word by sharing this event on Facebook and Twitter

    Like us on facebook at
    We hope you can make it!


  6. Afrobean Heads & Threads Show

    July 19, 2013

    SoundTrek Live Music Show
    9:30-1:00am ($5)

    At The Truth Art Gallery
    1811 Adams St.
    Toledo, OH 43604

    Featuring Afros, Locs, Men’s Styles, Natural Design, Children and Music by Monique TaChae

    Fashion by Purse O Nality, Kream Clothier, Ashley Stewart

    Hair by Elemental Salon, Transformations Salon & Spa, Headwraps by Lladheena Shabazz, The Kitchen Salon, & Alpha Mallory

    Food by 24/7 Soul and Sister Muhammad’s Kitchen

    Tickets ($10) available at or pay at the door (cash/credit)


  7. Shani

    Hey!!! I am currently a student at Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, MI. I am trying to set up a natural hair program here on my campus. Ever since I big chopped in Aug 2012, there has not been one natural hair event here on campus. I am trying to take the initiative in setting one up. I know many naturals and transitioning naturals would appreciate an event like this! If you are needing to contact me, my contact information is below.

    Thank you!


  8. Andrea Imafidon

    Hello! I would like to share a natural hair event that will occur in Rhode Island on November 9, 2013.

    My Beautiful Natural Essence presents The Curl Connection! The Curl Connection is an event for those who rock their natural curls, for those who want more information and encouragement on rocking their curls and those who are looking to hang out, connect and have fun. The Curl Connection will include a ‘Curl Talk’ with one of Rhode Island’s professional hairstylist, Melissa Wilson from MAW Beauty Studio located in Rhode Island. She will discuss hair maintenance for the fall and winter months.
    The Curl Connection will also include food, drinks, goodie bags and giveaways! You don’t want to miss out on this amazing event!

    Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Food, drinks and goodie bags are included in the price.

    Go to Eventbrite for tickets:
    Hope to see all my Rhode Island and New England Beauties there. Space is limited

  9. I would like to share an upcoming event that is being held on May 18, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. The event is the North Florida Simply Natural Hair, Beauty, and Wellness Expo. Below are the details of the event. We would really appreciate the support if you could share or pass along this event.

    On Sun. May 18, 2014 Simply Natural Organicals presents: The 3rd Annual North Florida Simply Natural Hair, Beauty, and Wellness Expo. The Expo will consists of natural hair, beauty and wellness workshops on product knowledge, natural hair care and maintenance, live natural hair demonstrations, a simply Nubian themed fashion show as well as self-empowerment, beauty & wellness workshops.

    The 3rd Annual North Florida Simply Natural Hair, Beauty, and Wellness Expo will be held on Sunday May 18th 2014 11:00 am to 7:00pm at the Jacksonville Marriott at 4670 Salisbury Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32256. The admission price for the expo will be $10 in ADVANCE and $20 at the DOOR.

  10. I would like to share an upcoming event that is being held on June 21, 2014 in Orlando, Florida. The event is the Central Florida Simply Natural Hair, Beauty, and Wellness Expo. Below are the details of the event. We would really appreciate the support if you could share or pass along this event.

    Simply Natural Hair Beauty & Wellness Expo is an event that embraces the “Grassroots: concept of uniting the community under one roof to celebrate, embrace, and support the natural hair movement.

    The expo showcases local, national and international businesses to bring awareness to their brands. In addition to national acts we also use local entertainers, which gives them a platform to demonstrate their talent.

    Our goal is to empower the community by offering them the opportunity to shine. We’re focused and deeply rooted in the community.

    This is our third year promoting Natural Hair Expos in Florida. But it is our first year having an Expo in Orlando. My Shop PhilRich International Locks & Hair Extensions was one of the first natural hair salon in Central Fl. We have been in Orlando since 1998.

    Tickets are only $10.00 in advance. You cant beat that for free classes, fashion show, live entertainment, and the best vendors out there.

    • glamazini

      Hi, I’m not affiliated with any of the events. I don’t know of any in Ontario at this time.

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