Fifth Anniversary Celebration

Black & PolyTM Fifth Anniversary Celebration

Black and Poly invites you to celebrate its 5th anniversary in 2018! Our fifth anniversary is The Wakanda Edition, with special guests and prizes based on the Marvel movie Black Panther.

Bring your poly family to Los Angeles to meet new and old friends while celebrating black polyamorous relationships.

Purchase tickets now!

Event Updates

Dinner starts at 6pm at the Hilton Garden Inn, Mariposa A. The room is open at 4pm for table games and registration.


Friday, September 28 to Sunday, September 30, 2018


queen hotel roomHilton Garden Inn
2100 Mariposa Ave
El Segundo, CA
Free parking with light rail and bus stops nearby
Reservations: Click here or call 310-426-4322
Use the code BLACK for event rates, good between September 25 and October 3

King non-smoking: Single/Double $139
Double non-smoking: Single/Double Rate-$149


All official B&P events are kid-friendly. Adult-only events will be identified as such. Event schedule subject to change.

You do NOT have to stay at the Hilton Garden Inn to participate in the weekend's activities, but you must purchase a ticket to participate in the Munchies Meetup, Poolside Breakfast, and Anniversary Dinner.


1 - 4 p.m. Roller Skating at World on Wheels
4645 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles
Approximately $20 per person including skate rental

6 p.m. Refreshments and Mingling
Hilton Garden Inn Patio

7 - 10 p.m. Munchies Meetup
Screening Lutine, 195 Lewis, Compersion, and other poly films
Hilton Garden Inn
Included in Dinner Purchase

10 p.m. Party at Crenshaw Live hosted by Rayne Davis
3888 Crenshaw Blvd, Los Angeles
No cover, no minimum


8 - 10 a.m. Poolside Breakfast with Mimosas hosted by Kato Cooks
Official welcome by Black & PolyTM founder Ron Young
Hilton Garden Inn
Included in Dinner Purchase

11 a.m. Rides to Venice Beach Boardwalk hosted by Rayne Davis
Ocean Front Walk, Venice Beach

1 - 4 p.m. California African American Museum
Exposition Park, 600 State Dr, Los Angeles
Free Admission, Parking $12

4 - 6 p.m. Table Games hosted by Jason Griffin
Hilton Garden Inn Mariposa A

6 - 10 p.m. Fifth Anniversary Dinner hosted by Nona Angel Varnado with special guest Dossie Easton, author of The Ethical Slut
Formal dinner with speakers Ron Young, Evita Sawyer, Sir Orpheus BlackIfalade TaShia Asanti, and more
Prizes for the best Wakanda-inspired outfits!
Hilton Garden Inn Mariposa A
$50 per person

10 p.m. Party at The New Townhouse
6835 La Tijera Blvd, Los Angeles
$10 cover, no minimum


6 a.m. Hike to the Hollywood Sign with Rayne Davis
Griffith Park, 4730 Crystal Springs Dr, Los Angeles
Meet in hotel lobby at 6 sharp

11 a.m. Brunch at The Cheesecake Factory
605 North Harbor Drive, Redondo Beach

Contact Rayne Davis at 619-806-5231 for questions and suggestions.