Shop Black Small Business Weekend is a two-day celebration featuring vendor shopping, local food trucks, live music, a DJ and family friendly activities for attendees.
Greg and Tee Westbrook, founders of Shop Black Fest, will host the annual Shop Black Fest Impact awards on Sunday, November 27th. The SBF Impact Awards is an exclusive awards ceremony that highlights the achievements of Black-owned Businesses and community leaders of the Nashville community.
VIP Mixer for Nominees, Honorees and Special Guests
Mix and mingle with Nashville's brightest Black entrepreneurs, business owners, influencers and more.
We are recognizing black entrepreneurs, black-owned businesses , creatives, and community leaders for their remarkable contributions to the local Nashville community.
Impact Awards Nominees
New Business Of The Year:
Amani Threads Creative Soulz Printing Crowns Up Learning Endless Organizing Music City Scents SistaRootz The Formula Thrive Black Boy Yay Yay’s
Best Customer-Centric Business:
Creative Soulz Printing
Lillie B's Divine Sweets
Soul of America Tours
Stay by Renee
Tea Rose Nashville
Tech Business Of The Year Mitech Partners NoDat Oh Buttonz Pivot Technology School
Community Impact Award: Black Chamber of Commerce Corner to Corner Creative Soulz Printing Modernoire Nashville Black Assembly Nashville Black Market Nashville Business Incubation Center Soul of America Tours Tennessee Tribune
Vendor Of The Year:
Atomic Twist Beaded by His Grace Cherrie’s Shoe Bar Dankahzoid Expressions Of You Nut’n But Guac Pink Suga Creations Royal Oils The Shack LLC Ty’s Fish Fry
NonProfit Of The Year Corner to Corner Creative Artists of Middle TN Creative Girls Rock Equity Alliance Gideon's Army Nashville Business Incubation Center
Legacy Business Alkebulan Bookstore Be Jeweled Boutique Live Above John Smith Marketing Soul of America Tours
Best Restaurant Conehead's Di’vine House Dinner With Friends Doll’s Family Cafe Riddim n Spice Soul Restaurant The Lighthouse On The Lake The Local Distro The Southern V Willie B’s Kitchen and Lounge Yay Yay's
Women Owned Biz Of The Year Black Business Boom Embodied Apparel Flashme Xperience Marshmallow Dessert Cafe Nashville Business Incubation Center Nicole's Sensuous Smells Phancee Boutique Simple Hippie Heart Sista Rootz Slim Pickings
B2B Business Of The Year
Black Business Boom Career Thrivers Devmar Products Jared Dalton Agency Mitech Partners Mitech Partners Mojo Marketing Nodat Urvoyce
Creative Business of the Year
Aaron Walton Media Autumn Skye Productions Enhance, LLC Faye Vaughn Creative Jasmin “SHUBEY”Shuler - SHUBEY PRODUCTIONS Music City Dreams Media Saint Makes Art
Scarritt Bennett Center 1027 18th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212
Shop Black Small Business Weekend will take place at the historic Scarritt Bennett Center. Scarritt Bennett Center is a nonprofit conference, retreat, and education center in Nashville, TN. Our mission is to create space where individuals and groups engage each other to achieve a more just world.
Owned by United Methodist Women, their campus is formerly home to United Methodist-related Scarritt College for Christian Workers (1924–1980) and Scarritt Graduate College (1981–1988). Today, Scarritt Bennett Center works to continue on the powerful legacy of the Scarritt students, faculty, and staff in the fight for women’s empowerment, racial justice, and dignity for all.