Get Your Vendor Ticket for BBM Outdoor Saturdays for August 2020!

We are exited to present the BUY BLACK MARKETPLACE EVENT ​outdoors every Saturday for the month of August. *All 2020 dates are below


Celebrating 6 Years of Cooperative Economics, The Shrine Cultural & Events Center is home to the original and largest BUY BLACK MARKETPLACE in the Southwest area seeking to provide holiday shoppers with the opportunity to support Black businesses and entrepreneurs during the shopping season.

Black people in America spend 1.8 trillion dollars a year which makes us the 12th largest economy in the world. The largest employer in any community is their own people.

It is possible for us to be prosperous and in control of our own destiny. Join the many Black Business Owners, Authors, Food vendors will be present. 12 noon until 6pm.

Wanna get involved and showcase your business to hundreds of potential customers?


Times and Dates

The Buy Black Marketplace Event will happen Saturdays from 12pm - 6pm for the following months in 2020:


  • September - (every Saturday)

  • October - 1st and 2nd Saturday (3rd & 10th)

  • November - 7th, 14th, 21st, and Friday and Saturday (27th-28th: extended dates). *Vendor booths should be purchased separately for each day.

  • December  - 5th, 12th, and 19th


Cooperative Economics is key to building strong black businesses and communities. To become a vendor and participate in circulating the Black Dollar in the Black Community simply click this vendor button below.

Note: 1 ticket represents 1 table place at BBM Event. Final Price represents a 2.9% & .30 credit card fee or $1.32 per ticket sale (whichever is greater).



To all vendors, simply select the type of vending ticket (e.g. Mary Kay, Food Truck, etc.), the number of tickets desired, and follow the process to complete purchase. 2.9% fee + .30 or $1.32 (whichever is greater) credit card processing fee per ticket will be charged.

General Admission tickets are Free!

*Note:  Simply select the Special Event below you want to attend and purchase your tickets.

*All vendors must bring 1 table, chairs, and tent (if applicable).


*Due to Covid-19 , all  BBM Events are outdoors until further notice.

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The Shrine Cultural & Event Center of Houston

5309 Martin Luther King Blvd.
Houston, TX 77021
Phone: 713-641-5035

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