Kali Works X Rise Up Marketplace Black History Month Pop-Up

January 26, 2024

Canada Pan-African brand Kali Works is coming to Vancouver for a special pop-up to celebrate Black History Month! We chatted with Kali’s founders to find out more. —Vita Daily

Allow us to introduce ourselves: we are a Pan-African streetwear brand committed to celebrating African stories, histories, and cultures through our unique collections. Now, lets dive into the details of our upcoming pop-up event in Vancouver: 

When: February 3, 2024

Where: Rise Up Marketplace, 704 Vernon Drive 

What: Kali Works will be showcasing a curated selection of our Pan-African streetwear, from intricate Bogolan cardigans to graphic T-shirts and vacation sets.

Vendors/Products at Rise Up Marketplace: Rise Up Marketplace has a variety of local black-owned businesses offering an array of products, from Jamaican patties by Calabash Bistro to Kenyan-inspired vegan sauces by Kula Foods to jerk chicken sandwiches. The marketplace is a treasure trove of locally made goods, fostering a sense of community.

Why Attend: This event is more than a shopping experience; it’s a celebration of cultural diversity, resilience and community connection. By attending, you’ll have the opportunity to explore unique products, connect with local businesses and become a part of a vibrant celebration during the first weekend of Black History Month. 

What’s Next: As we continue our journey, we aspire to expand our reach and bring Pan-Africanism to the forefront globally. This event marks just one step in our commitment to creating spaces that celebrate diversity and inclusivity. We look forward to welcoming you at Rise Up Marketplace for a day filled with cultural exploration and connecting with the community. 


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