Paint The Town RED at the 3rd Annual RBG Ball / Fundraiser


Saturday, June 1, 2024

Join us for the 3rd Annual RBG Ball (Red, Black & Green) on Saturday, June 1st at the Church On Main, 1601 Rossville Avenue. This year’s theme is ALL RED!

The 2024 Black-Tie Ball will serve as the kick-off /fundraiser for the Chattanooga Festivals of Black Arts & Ideas’ year-long series of festivals. Doors open at 6:00 PM with a cocktail hour. At 7:00 we will serve a curated meal of Dry Aged Prime Rib of Beef w/ Chimichurri or Au Jus; Summer Corn Spoon Bread; Grilled Broccoli; and Glazed Local Mushrooms prepared by celebrity chef Kenyatta Ashford.

At 7:45 PM we will introduce 6 historical African Kings and Queens who will be available for public appearances, birthday parties, and school visits throughout the year. Beginning at 8:00 PM we will celebrate Black Excellence in the arts with the 3rd Annual Black Arts Awards.

From 9:00 – 11:00, we dance the night away! This year’s theme is ALL RED, so dress to the nines in your best Formal RED Attire.

The ticket price includes entry into the cash bar cocktail hour, 3-course gourmet meal, 3rd Annual Black Arts Awards, and Dance. Our Black Arts Awards honors 6 Black artists in Visual Arts, Dance, Music, Literary Arts, Film & Theatre. For tickets visit our website at: