The Bohemian Black Festival, presented by House of Design & Co, Maryland’s exclusive community fashion event, is back again for 2023 with a completely new experience! We invite you to join us and experience the transformative power of community, creativity, art, and connection. This year’s theme celebrates fashion, music, and small businesses, and each day of the festival provides a completely unique and immersive experience. This September 16th & 17th, we’re bringing the best in lifestyle, fashion, hair, styling, music, and food to you all in one place while celebrating community.
The Bohemian Black Festival Fashion Show
Our headliner, the Bohemian Black Fashion Show, takes center stage, showcasing the remarkable apparel line curated by the talented designers of Bohemian Black, the apparel and retail shopping destination. Multiple fashion shows throughout the weekend will embody the essence of Bohemian Black, and other designers. From edgy fashion to timeless and elegant, our fashion shows on the main stage promise to leave you inspired and energized.
Step into our workshops, where the art of styling comes to life. With expert guidance from the stylist at Walking Roses, you'll have the opportunity to explore the world of fashion and beauty and get inspired for your own unique looks. Let our professional hair, makeup, and styling experts help you discover new trends, experiment with different styles, and express your true self through fashion, hair, and makeup. Our skilled artists will share their industry secrets and techniques and hold Q&A sessions. Whether you're looking to try bold and vibrant looks or achieve a classic and sophisticated style, our workshops will leave you feeling confident and ready to conquer the fashion world.
DJ, Festival Marketplace, Food, and Drink
Immerse yourself in the festival atmosphere, where vibrant energy and community spirit flourish with DJ Blackberri and a live performance by Ryan Collins. Browse our community vendor booths in the festivalmarketplace as you sip on signature mocktails and exquisite wines, specially crafted to complement the essence of Bohemian Black. Let the flavors tantalize your taste buds as you mingle with fellow fashion enthusiasts and creatives, all while supporting the community.
Family Friendly Activities
We believe that the Bohemian Black Festival should be an experience for the entire family, and we've curated an array of activities to ensure just that. Enjoy an outdoor laser tag adventure, engaging in friendly competition and creating lasting memories. Let their imaginations soar as talented face painters transform them into whimsical characters and colorful creatures. Enjoy food and treats from our vendor booths and food trucks! Our fashion shows and vendors include styles for all ages and stages of life, so bring mom, dad, grandparents, and kids and take family photos at our photo booth!
At the heart of our festival is the spirit of community and partnership. We celebrate the diverse talents and contributions of individuals who come together to create something extraordinary. This festival is a testament to the power of collaboration, embracing the collective brilliance of artists, designers, musicians, stylists, makeup artists, and hairstylists who help make The Bohemian Black Festival vision a reality. September is Suicide Prevention Month, and we have partnered with the non-profits The Life of Joy Foundation which focuses on holistic approaches to mental health, and Praise by the Waves, which promotes life-changing empowerment forums in mental, physical, economic, and spiritual health around the world. A percentage of all ticket sales will go towards their missions to nurture mental wellness and prevent suicide.
The Bohemian Black Festival is a one-of-a-kind fashion show that showcases the latest in stylish and edgy designs. We take pride in the diversity of our collection, to fit the everyday woman or man. The Bohemian Black Festival is the perfect place to find the trendiest and most cutting-edge designs. So come join us and explore a world of fashion you've never seen before!
September is Suicide Prevention Month, and we have partnered with the non-profits The Life of Joy Foundation which focuses on holistic approaches to mental health, and Praise by the Waves, which promotes life-changing empowerment forums in mental, physical, economic, and spiritual health around the world. A percentage of all ticket sales will go towards their missions to nurture mental wellness and prevent suicide.