International Women’s Day is just around the corner and we cannot wait to celebrate! Here is a list of empowering events you can take part of in 8 major cities!
Los Angeles, United States
Queenfest Variety Show
What: Bootleg Theatre presents Queenfest, a women’s day variety show benefiting charity. Queenfest’s mission is to encourage women to utilize their art form in the continuing battle for equality and equity.
Where: Bootleg Theater, 2220 Beverly Blvd. Los Angeles
When: March 7th, 2018 @ 7 pm – 9 pm
Register here: https://infoqueenfest.wixsite.com/queenfestla
New York City, United States
International Women’s Day Rally
What: Hundreds of women will go on strike to mark International Women’s Day on Thursday! The organizers of International Women’s Strike NYC are calling on women in the city to strike from all labor – paid and unpaid – for one hour beginning at 4 p.m.
The strike will be followed by a rally at 5 p.m. in Washington Square Park, which will feature speakers from unions, immigrant rights groups and grassroots feminist organizations, among others. Ralliers will then march through downtown Manhattan, stopping at sites like the Stonewall Inn and the Varick Street Immigration and Customs Enforcement building.
Where: Washington Square Park, New York
When: March 8th, 2018 @ 4 pm – 11 pm
Join the official Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/564207337266439/
Women Who Do: Inspiring the Next Generation of Boss Ladies
What: A dynamic panel discussion focused on mentoring young women, titled Women Who Do: Inspiring the Next Generation of Boss Ladies. Snacks, networking, and activities included!
- Personalize your favorite jacket or jeans at the Unemployed Denim station (we encourage you to bring your fav piece!)
- Make your mark at the intention wall
- Snap a shot at the Kombrewcha photo booth
Where: The Williamsburg Hotel (New York, New York)
When: March 8th, 2018 @ 6 pm – 9 pm
Tickets are only $3! Purchase here: https://brewquality.splashthat.com/
LMHQ – Women’s Career Coaching: Creating a Long-Term Vision
What: Have big dreams but don’t know how to make them happen? Join LMHQ for an inspiring and actionable interactive women’s event. On March 6th, they’ll be hosting eight career coaches to guide you in the creation of a long-term vision for your career.
Where: LMHQ, 150 Broadway, New York NY
When: March 6th, 2018 @ 6 pm
Purchase tickets here: https://lmhq.nyc/events/women%E2%80%99s-career-coaching-creating-long-term-vision
Nashville, United States
International Women’s Day 2018 Nashville
What: A yearly empowering event filled with performances, dinner, networking, vendors, and dancing!
Where: Student Life center, Vanderbilt University
When: March 11, 2018 @ 2:30 p — 8 pm
San Francisco, United States
International Women’s Day in the Bay
What: International Women’s Day in the Bay will showcase the richness of their local dance music culture by featuring bay area women DJs and producers who collectively play an array of styles including hip-hop, funk, world, bass, house, and techno.
All proceeds will benefit Alianza Nacional De Campesinas.
Where: 1015 Folsom
When: March 8th, 2018 @ 9 pm
Celebrating Women Who Make a Difference
What: Canadian Voice of Women for Peace presents: Celebrating Women Who Make a Difference. Dinner, awards, silent auction, music and a special launch of the Ursula Franklin Award.
Where: Friend’s House (60 Loather Avenue)
When: March 8th, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
International Women’s Day – TIME TO UNITE!
What: Canadian Business Chicks are gathering to celebrate and UNITE! Join them for a memorable International Women’s Day. Your ticket includes a performances, a dj, drinks and snacks.
Where: Calgary Petroleum Club, 319 5 Ave SW, Calgary
When: March 8th, 2018 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Detroit, United States
Boss Lady Brunch
What: Beyond Brunch is partnering with Bamboo Detroit to host a women’s networking event featuring Boss Babe Bamboo Co-founder Amanda Lewan. Come out to connect with other ambitious, engaging, and like-minded young women and girl bosses in Detroit!
Where: 1420 Washington Blvd
When: March 10th, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Additional event info here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/international-womens-day-boss-lady-brunch-tickets-42383567391
Boston, United States
Celebrate, Elevate and Support Each Other
What: A networking and social event with the purpose of bringing women together in Boston! Bring your cards, a friend or two, and mingle with talented multi-cultural women from just about every industry.
Where: McDermott Will & Emery LLP, 28 State Street
When: March 8, 2018 @ 5:30 pm – 8 pm