AfropolitanNYC

Join us on Friday November 4th for another amazing night of connections, culture and cocktails at NYC's largest Afro-Caribbean mixer where over 600 diaspora professionals come to connect, socialize and celebrate culture. 

We will also be celebrating the independence for 7 African and Caribbean countries: Angola | Barbados | Domica | Antiga & Barbuda | Mauritania 

Our happy-hour ends at 7pm and includes signature cocktail "The Afropolitan" along with many other drink specials. 

Checkout previous event VIDEOS & PHOTOS for a taste of the Afropolitan Experience 

Come Early To Network | Stay Late To Party

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Friday November 4th

Time: 6-11pm 

Venue: Copacabana (Rooftop)

268 W 47th Street, New York, NY 10036

Hosted By Liz the IntnDiva

Free

Before 

7pm 

with RSVP   

$10

After 

7pm 

with text

signup 

$20

After

8pm 

RSVP by Thursday October 6th  for free admission before 7pm. 

with text

signup 

 **Note**

You must be checked in by 7pm for free admission. There is usually a line at the door so plan to arrive latest by 6:30pm to ensure you are checked-in by 7pm. 

 

Dress Code - Strictly Enforced 

CONNECTIONS

6-7:30pm

Network with over 700 professionals & make new friends through our networking activity. 

 

Our signature networking activity allows the opportunity to form genuine connections with a small select group out of over 700 professionals who attend the event

 

 

CULTURE

7:30-8:00pm

This month features an African Food Tatsing experience. 

Music & Dance 

8:00-Close

The highlight of night is the 2nd half when the event transitions into an electrifying experience where our A-list DJs energize the dance floor and take the crowd on an Afro-Caribbean music journey. 

 

 

DJs: DJ Freshy K, DJ Kweks

Venue & VIP Space

Video 

Photo

Previous Event Gallery 

Sponsors:

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DJ Spynfo 

DJ SPYNFO is without a doubt, one of New York’s premier DJs. He began his thriving career in 2000, primarily catering to the diverse college community of St. Johns University (SJU). While in college, Spynfo mastered and expanded his skills at most of SJU’s most popular events including parties, fashion shows, and concerts. Having mastered the college arena in Queens, DJ SPYNFO began to market himself to many of the countries most respected Universities and night life venues and by 2006 Spynfo established his own dj team that dominates the college circuit known as the College Club Kings!

 

In recent years DJ Spynfo hosted numerous celebrity events, concerts and has also traveled the globe bringing his talents too many cities and countries like Miami, Tokyo, Atlanta, Kenya, Brazil, Finland and the list goes on. In New York City Spynfo established himself for over 4 years as a live personality and disc Jockey on Hot 97 and he has also played many guest slots on Power 105.1. 

Spynfo has also leveraged his talents and firmly established a thriving showcase entitled Mic Check Wednesdays where live band, poets, emcees, singers and comedians com

 

  Whether he's on television, hosting a Chris Brown Concert, working an event for Gwen Stefani during Fashion week, or providing sounds for a corporate function or wedding, DJ Spynfo always gives his audience a great experience through his music selection and crowd interaction. 

DJ Freshy K -

Int'l  DJ  

DJ FRESHYK is a NY based DJ, that is quickly taking over the music scene.  From spinning turntables and rocking the MIC at major concerts, opening for popular African Artists (such as: Jidenna, PSquare, Olamide, Davido and Wizkid) to playing at prestigious African Award shows like Miss Nigeria USA, NEA Award After party or charity events like Kor Foundation Gala, universities or colleges such as Rutgers university NJ, popular nightclubs and intimate weddings; DJ FRESHYK is your favorite 'to go to' DJ that will be sure to make your event an experience to never forget.  

 

When it comes to professionalism, versatility, experience and overall quality; DJ FRESHYK delivers excellence. Born and raised in Nigeria, DJ FRESHYK(also known as 'Kelvin') at a young age, considered music to be a form of language whereas  'Where words fail, Music Speaks'. Great musical icons such as: Fela Kuti and Michael Jackson inspired Kelvin to develop a talent for drums in his community church. Naturally an 'entertainer' by heart, Kelvin once modeled with 'Stainless Modeling Agency' in Lagos, Nigeria in addition to teaching popular African dances in Europe Russia where he attended college.

 

His fluency in English, his native language Igbo and Russian has paved the way for him to appeal and relate to his many followers worldwide. Apart from living out his passion as a DJ;  Kelvin loves cooking, outdoor sports and traveling. DJFRESHYK specializes in: Afrobeat, Soca, R&b Hiphop and Pop just to name a few. He is an official 2016 NEA (Nigerian Entertainment Award) nominee for Best Diaspora Dj and DJFRESHY's ultimate goal is to entertain you and build Africans music to a phenomenal worldwide status.

BIOs - Designers, MC & DJs

Featuring Afro-Caribbean Hors D'Oeuvres