The African American Ball is the African American Forum's signature event. Attendees are treated to an incomparable presentation of art, culture, entertainment, music, fashion and fellowship - all in an elegant, formal atmosphere that makes the African American Ball a truly unique and memorable experience!
The African American Ball Grand Gala Finale: "Let's Dance, The Last Dance... One More Time!" The Embassy Suites by Hilton is once again proud to be the official host hotel for this year's festivities.
You're invited to join us for "An Evening of Elegance, A Night of Excellence!" January 19, 2019. This year's programming will feature all the key components that has made this classic annual event an experience like no other! It's Black Tie, It's Dress to Impress, but above all It's The Place To Be Seen In 2019!
The African American Ball is a regional arts & cultural gala held annually that celebrates art, culture and entertainment from the African American Experience. Net proceeds benefit the Arts Partnership Program and the African American Forum Endowment Fund. It's not just a gala ; it's a gala with a purpose!
TICKET TYPES AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE:
VIP ($80*) - Includes a table seat, in the best location near the dancefloor and stage. This ticket type also includes a swag bag of gift items and specially designed memorabilia for this historic occasion. In addition to the amenities associated with this Black Tie Gala, you will receive a complimentary photograph in the pre-function space to memorialize your experience.
Patron ($70*) - Includes a table seat and all of the amenities customarily associated with the event. This includes: art, culture, entertainment, food, complimentary beverages and so much more!
*Effective July 1, 2018, all tickets purchased for the African American Ball Grand Gala Finale will include a 6% sales tax as required by Kentucky law enacted in the General Session that concluded in April. As we move quickly to integrate this into our software, the sales tax will be shown as a separate line item as you make your purchase online.
Certain exclusions apply to all tickets purchased. More details are available at AAFinc.com or call us at (859) 255-2653 for more information.