antonio's Events (21)

May 17, 2014
Saturday
  • Afro-Night "Lights, Camera, Action"

  • May 17, 2014 at 6:30pm to May 18, 2014 at 12:00am
  • Location: Windfall Lounge
  • Description:

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    IN-I-CHE (Hello in Dioula, BURKINA FASO),

     

    LIGHTS, CAMERA ACTION! 

     

    Saturday MAY 17th Made In Africa is back in its own backyard at the WINDFALL LOUNGE to celebrate African Cinema with the AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL organization. We can all turn into LUPITAS and CHIWETELS for one night! 

    Our very own DJ BIRANE is going to be on the 1’s and 2's concocting some crazy MIXES which will have you GROOVING all night. 
    It's time to come EXPERIENCE the most Liberating party that boasts the most DIVERSE African crowd in New York City. You’re about to get a taste for some of that African Hospitality. Whether you come solo or with a friend you will still have a good time!

    Where: Windfall Lounge, 23 W. 39th Street (bet. 5th and 6th Ave)
    When: Saturday, May 17th from 10:30PM to 4AM
    Music: Soukous, Coupé-Décalé, Cool Catche, Afrobeat, cool catche, Zouk, Soca, Dancehall, R&B and more…
    Cover: $15 general admission, $10 with RSVP (click on rsvp)

    The African Film festival is taking place from May 7 to May 26.
    For more

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February 14, 2014
Friday
September 1, 2013
Sunday
  • Afro & Caribbean FÊTE Labor Day Weekend

  • Sep 1, 2013 at 6:00pm to Sep 2, 2013 at 12:00am
  • Location: La Nuit restaurant & Tapas Lounge
  • Description:

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    NA NGA DEF (Hello in Wolof, SENEGAL)

    MADE IN AFRICA and CTN Boi Entertainment proudly present Afro & Caribbean Fete Sunday on September 1st, Labor Day weekend at La NUIT NYC

    Come partake in this joint musical journey across AFRICA and the CARIBBEAN.

    Out with the same old and in with a new concept. This is no ordinary Party. Come witness the magic that takes place when AFRICAN HEAT hooks up with CARIBBEAN FEVER.

    We guarantee a GREAT time with an insane music selection from TWO of the BEST, DJ BIRANE and DJ MAJESTIC.

    LADIES, make sure to wear comfortable shoes ‘cause you going to want to be on your feet for every song so don’t commit “SHOEUICIDE” in the words of Fabulous.

    Attire:REPRESENT YOUR COUNTRY & FLAG/ WEAR YOUR AFRICAN PRINT. Keep it Sexy and Classy.

    Address: 1134 1st Ave. (bet 62nd & 63rd St.)

    Time: 10:00pm- 4:00am

    Cover: $10 before midnight, $15 after midnight

    Here is the link to the MADE IN AFRICA Facebook pictures albums :https://www.facebook.com/madeinafricanyc/photos_albums

    Here is a

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May 18, 2013
Saturday
  • May AFRO STATE OF MIND

  • May 18, 2013 at 6:00pm to May 19, 2013 at 12:00am
  • Location: the Vault Ultra Lounge ( below Element )
  • Description:

    Salamu!

    You’ve studied hard all year and you’re finally GRADUATING with your bachelor, your Masters or your Ph.D!! Perhaps you missed the last MIA party or you’re just in the mood for some good African music? Come celebrate your achievement with us, your most faithful MADE IN AFRICA & THE XILES are getting ready to hit you hard with another party "AFRO STATE OF MIND" on May 18th @ The Vault Ultra Lounge (below Element).

    DJ BIRANE & XPECT and special guest DJ HENRI from "radioafricaonline.com" will keep you on your feet with the best Coupé Décallé, Azonto, Zouk, Soca, Salsa, Dancehall, Soukouss....so be ready to dance

    Prior to the main event, we will be hosting the LAUNCH PARTY of Yvonne Amofah’s online magazine NEXUS2AFRICA from 10:00pm -11:00pm. There will be hors-d’oeuvres served and an open bar. For all aspiring entrepreneurs, bloggers, consumers of African news or if you are simply curious about Yvonne’s work come celebrate the fruits of her hard work and learn more about her and what

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April 20, 2013
Saturday
  • April AFRO STATE OF MIND

  • Apr 20, 2013 at 6:30pm to Apr 21, 2013 at 12:00am
  • Location: the Vault Ultra Lounge ( below Element )
  • Description:

    Salamu!

    A month has almost gone by and Made In Africa & The Xiles are getting ready to do an “encore”!

    WE are kicking off our monthly party "AFRO STATE OF MIND" on April 20th @ The Vault Ultra Lounge (below Element).
    DJ BIRANE, XPECT & SIRAK will keep you on your feet with the best Coupé Décallé, Azonto, Zouk, Soca, Salsa, Dancehall, Soukouss....

    As we’ve communicated in the past, we are committed to promoting African culture in a positive light, empowering YOU our audience and encouraging networking, so it is in that spirit that we are glad to announce that we will have two guests in attendance:

    - Ms. KéAbnesh G. Zewdie, chairman and CEO of New Vision Children foundation. KéAbnesh’s foundation helps children who are at risk of total vision loss in Ethiopia. http://www.newvisionchildren.org/

    - The very talented KizombaNYC crew will be there to share their passion for Kizomba music also known as the “African Tango” which originated from Angola. The best part of it all is that they will

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March 16, 2013
Saturday
  • AFRO STATE OF MIND night

  • Mar 16, 2013 at 6:30pm to Mar 17, 2013 at 12:00am
  • Location: the Vault Ultra Lounge ( below Element )
  • Description:

     

    MADE IN AFRICA & THE XILES monthly event "AFRO STATE OF MIND" is BACK on March 16th @ The Vault (below Element)

    If you missed the last event you surely don't want to miss this one

    The date, Saturday MARCH 16th, it will be LIVE again with DJ BIRANE and DJ XPECT with guest DJ SIRAK (AFRICOLOGY) spinning your favorite tunes from across Mother Africa and beyond

    We also have a SPECIAL guest "YOUNG HOLLYWOOD FAMILY" supporting "AFRO STATE OF MIND" let's show them how we HEAT UP the night

    ALIZE LA VIE MAGAZINE will also be part of this event, it's an online magazine that wants to discover, share and expand the artistic richness of people from Africa, Asia, North America, South America, Europe and Caribbean Islands. It's a good chance to meet the CEO/founder.

    What we need? 
    1. For you to Book the date
    2. For you to Attend in Numbers and Support
    3. For you to drag a friend, a cousin or coworker, somebody
    4. For you to come Fresh and Clean 
    5. For you to bring your dance moves
    6. For you to come out, repr
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February 16, 2013
Saturday
  • AFRO STATE OF MIND night

  • Feb 16, 2013 from 5:30pm to 11:00pm
  • Location: the Vault Ultra Lounge ( below Element )
  • Description:

    Greeting!

    We kicked off the 1st party of 2013, AFRO BEAT NIGHT with a success @ Element.

    For those of you who Missed it, the next one is going down on FEBRUARY 16, 2013 @ THE VAULT ULTRA LOUNGE (below Element).

    MADE IN AFRICA and THE XILES are in an "AFRO STATE OF MIND" as we commemorate Black History month, Celebrate Valentine's and Honor the winner of the African Cup Of Nations.

    DJ's BIRANE & XPECT and guest DJ SIRAK (AFRICOLOGY) will ensure that you are kept on your feet throughout the night with a diverse genre of MUSIC from different part of AFRICA and the World.
    Music will bring us together for a great night.

    Ladies are FREE till 12 AM
    general cover $10 before 12 AM and $15 after 12 AM
    ID is a must, +21 affair, Dress to impress

    So please share/invite/pass the message to a friend/cousin/co-worker etc..and come out for a GREAT night of partying.

    Celebrate your birthday or any occasion with US.
    Limited tables and booths available
    RSVP @ madeinafricanyc@gmail.com


    Check out the

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  • AFRO STATE OF MIND night

  • Feb 16, 2013 from 5:30pm to 11:00pm
  • Location: the Vault Ultra Lounge ( below Element )
  • Description:

    Greeting!

    We kicked off the 1st party of 2013, AFRO BEAT NIGHT with a success @ Element.

    For those of you who Missed it, the next one is going down on FEBRUARY 16, 2013 @ THE VAULT ULTRA LOUNGE (below Element).

    MADE IN AFRICA and THE XILES are in an "AFRO STATE OF MIND" as we commemorate Black History month, Celebrate Valentine's and Honor the winner of the African Cup Of Nations.

    DJ's BIRANE & XPECT and guest DJ SIRAK (AFRICOLOGY) will ensure that you are kept on your feet throughout the night with a diverse genre of MUSIC from different part of AFRICA and the World.
    Music will bring us together for a great night.

    Ladies are FREE till 12 AM
    general cover $10 before 12 AM and $15 after 12 AM
    ID is a must, +21 affair, Dress to impress

    So please share/invite/pass the message to a friend/cousin/co-worker etc..and come out for a GREAT night of partying.

    Celebrate your birthday or any occasion with US.
    Limited tables and booths available
    RSVP @ madeinafricanyc@gmail.com


    Check out the Link below containi

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  • AFRO STATE OF MIND night

  • Feb 16, 2013 from 5:30pm to 11:00pm
  • Location: the Vault Ultra Lounge ( below Element )
  • Description:

    Greeting!

    We kicked off the 1st party of 2013, AFRO BEAT NIGHT with a success @ Element.

    For those of you who Missed it, the next one is going down on FEBRUARY 16, 2013 @ THE VAULT ULTRA LOUNGE (below Element).

    MADE IN AFRICA and THE XILES are in an "AFRO STATE OF MIND" as we commemorate Black History month, Celebrate Valentine's and Honor the winner of the African Cup Of Nations.

    DJ's BIRANE & XPECT and guest DJ SIRAK (AFRICOLOGY) will ensure that you are kept on your feet throughout the night with a diverse genre of MUSIC from different part of AFRICA and the World.
    Music will bring us together for a great night.

    Ladies are FREE till 12 AM
    general cover $10 before 12 AM and $15 after 12 AM
    ID is a must, +21 affair, Dress to impress

    So please share/invite/pass the message to a friend/cousin/co-worker etc..and come out for a GREAT night of partying.

    Celebrate your birthday or any occasion with US.
    Limited tables and booths available
    RSVP @ madeinafricanyc@gmail.com


    Check out the Link below containi

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January 19, 2013
Saturday
  • AFRO BEAT night

  • Jan 19, 2013 from 5:30pm to 11:00pm
  • Location: the Vault Ultra Lounge ( below Element )
  • Description:

    3439528399?profile=original2013 HERE WE GO!!! To kick off 2013
    Made in Africa and The Xiles invite you on 
    MARTIN LUTHER KING weekend Saturday January 19th 
    at The Vault Ultra Lounge (below ELEMENT)
    This will be our 1st party of year
    as we continue to show case an environment for the African community and beyond
    through a musical journey across the globe
    with our DJ's BIRANE and XPECT
    and special guest "DJ SIRAK" (AFRICOLOGY)
    we ask and THANK YOU for your continue support
    we hope to see YOU

    When: Saturday, January 19th
    Where: The Vault Ultra Lounge
    DJ's: Birane & Xpect and guest DJ SIRAK
    Music: Azonto, Naija, Coupe Decalle, Reggae, RnB, Soca, Kompa, ZouK and more...
    Doors Open @ 10:30
    FREE for Ladies til 12AM
    general admission $10 before 12 AM and $15 after
    ID a must, it is a 21+ Affair, dress to impress

    If you can PASS the message to a friend/cousin/co-worker OR BRING a friend/cousin/co-worker
    if you have an occasion to celebrate contact us
    limited tables and booths available it is recommended to RSVP

    madeinaf

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December 21, 2012
Friday
  • Made In Africa ONE LOVE night

  • Dec 21, 2012 from 5:30pm to 11:00pm
  • Location: The Vault Ultra Lounge ( in Element club)
  • Description:

    M.I.A returns on Friday, December 21st at the Vault Ultra Lounge in Element for our last event of 2012.

    In the spirit of the holidays and the New Year upon us, We ask that you join us on this musical journey across not only Africa but the global Pan Africa with DJ BIRANE.
    Napoleon Da Legend will perform his single "AFRICAN IN NY".

    This event is also a fashion network with guest appearance of Azy Banks, african model. 

    In case you missed the previous parties, we highly suggest to mark your calendar.

    It's FREE for ladies before midnight, general cover $10 before 1am and $15 after 1am and ID is must (over 21).

    Come out and celebrate the holidays, your birthday as well as closing out the Year with Made In Africa

    We hope to see YOU and make sure you tell/invite/bring a friend/brother/co-worker.

    For more Info contact us at madeinafricanyc@gmail.com

    Made in Africa Afro-Caribbean Party @ the Vault, NYC was a major success with a capacity crowd. You can check out the pictures here:https://www.facebook.c
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November 16, 2012
Friday
  • Afro-Caribbean night

  • Nov 16, 2012 from 5:30pm to 11:00pm
  • Location: the Vault @ Element
  • Description:

    They say music is therapeutic. As we move towards the road of recovery, MIA & The Xiles welcome You on Friday November 16th to join us at Element/The Vault Ultra lounge.
    We have 2 of NY's best behind the turn tables, DJ Birane & Xpect, spinning music from around the motherland, the US and Caribbean. The last event was a Blast and only with your support can we keep the momentum.
    So we ask that you tell a friend, call a friend and make your way on 11/16 to the Vault for an AFRO-CARIBBEAN night.

    PS: We have made NY our home. In the aftermath of Sandy, we will be making Donation and Collecting Donations to Community based relief Organization

    For more info:https://www.facebook.com/madeinafricanyc3439526643?profile=original


    Peace, Love and Blessing

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October 20, 2012
Saturday
  • MIA and The Xiles take over The Vault @ Element

  • Oct 20, 2012 at 6:30pm to Oct 21, 2012 at 12:00am
  • Location: The Vault @ Element
  • Description:

    3439526005?profile=originalMade in Africa is all about building bridges. As we move to our new Venue, The VAULT @ Element, we have joined forces with The Xiles to bring you a unique experience. 

    The nite will feature two of the best, Dj Birane and DJ Xpect spinning the hottest tunes from around the Motherland while representing the rest of the globe.

    We ask for your support so to make this a successful night. But most importantly, WE NEED YOU TO REPRESENT WHERE YOU FROM. 
    We need you to come out in FULL FORCE and we will try our BEST to keep you on your toes.

    Pass the invite along and see you on October 20th 

    Peace, Love and Blessing!!

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September 1, 2012
Saturday
  • Made In Africa Labor Day Weekend

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 7:30pm to Sep 2, 2012 at 12:00am
  • Location: Recoup Lounge
  • Description:

    M.I.A is back, September 1st, Labor Day weekend @ Recoup Lounge.
    The nite will be hosted by DJ BIRANE feat. DJ CHIEF BOIMA spinning the hottest tunes..

    So, come on out and celebrate along side M.I.A on this
    Labor Day Weekend.
    Tell a friend, bring a friend and support the movement.

    We have 2 of the best behind the turn tables. All we need to need to make this a success is YOU.
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    " One Love, One Heart".

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June 30, 2012
Saturday
  • Made In Africa in White

  • Jun 30, 2012 at 6:30pm to Jul 1, 2012 at 12:00am
  • Location: Recoup Lounge
  • Description:

    MIA kicking off it's first All WHITE AFFAIR on June 30th with DJ BIRANE spinning the hottest tunes from Mother Africa, the Caribbean and Latin America

    Guest DJ: Enygma spinning the hottest tunes from the Caribbean with a touch from the Motherland.

    This is an Event you would not want to hear about. So, tell a friend, bring a friend and join the movement for a wonderful nite guaranteed.

    Music: Coupe Decalle, Soukous, Kompa,Hip-hop & R&B, Zouk, Dancehall, Reggaeton, Soca and more..

    June 30th marks the Independence of Congo. We are calling the Congolese community to come out and Celebrate with MIA.

    As usual the cover is $10, FREE LADIES till 12

    special drinks till 12 

    So hope to see you there


    Peace, Love and Blessings!

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May 26, 2012
Saturday
  • Made In Africa Memorial weekend

  • May 26, 2012 at 6:30pm to May 27, 2012 at 12:00am
  • Location: Recoup Lounge
  • Description:
    Made In Africa hosting it's next event Memorial day weekend, Saturday May 26th
    featuring DJ BIRANE, one of NYC finest African DJ, the best coupe decalle, hiphop & RnB, dancehall, soca, Zouk, Naija, salsa...
    We going in this time so Ladies, will suggest some comfortable shoes.

    As usual special drinks till 12am. Free drink for first 30 Ladies
    Some giveaway
     throughout the night by Design By U, The Privileged Life and more
    There is no success without You. So, come out and let's Party. Leave your struggle and stress behind.

    Peace, love and blessing!

    PS: For birthday celebration, contact@ madeinafricanyc@gmail.com
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April 21, 2012
Saturday
  • Made In Africa present DJ Birane

  • Apr 21, 2012 at 6:30pm to Apr 22, 2012 at 12:00am
  • Location: Recoup Lounge
  • Description:

    Made In Africa hosting it's next event on April 21st featuring DJ BIRANE, one of NYC finest African DJ, the best coupe decalle, hiphop & RnB, dancehall, soca, Zouk, Naija, salsa...We going in this time so Ladies, will suggest some comfortable shoes.
    As usual special drinks till 12, cover charge of $10 and some give away through out the night.
    There is no success without You. So, c'on out and let's Party. Leave your struggle and stress behind.

    Peace, love and blessing!

    PS: For birthday celebration, send us a message or call.
    Ask bout our Bottle Service........
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March 10, 2012
Saturday
  • MIA (Made In Africa) heat up NYC

  • Mar 10, 2012 from 6:00pm to 11:00pm
  • Location: Recoup Lounge
  • Description:

    Our next event is upon us, March 10th @ Recoup Lounge.

    It will be another memorable night with DJ KEN spinning some hot beat (coupe decalle, hiphop & RnB, Soca, Dancehall, Zouk...)
    Admission:$10
    We are expecting a surprise guest appearance, FREE raffle tickets at the door and much more...

    As usual there is a special at the bar till 12

    So don't shy away, spread the word, come and join the melting pot that is "Made In Africa" for a great night.

    Peace, love and blessing

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September 16, 2011
Friday
  • Made In Africa Party: Fundraiser

  • Sep 16, 2011 at 7:30pm to Sep 17, 2011 at 12:00am
  • Location: Brick Lounge
  • Description:

    MADE IN AFRICA is back!!! We are hosting an event @ BRICK LOUNGE for a special cause, THE DROUGHT that is affecting EAST AFRICA which already claimed thousands of  life.

    Join us to have a good time with some COUPE DECALLE, SOUKOUSS, ZOUK, MAPOUKA...mixed with some DANCEHALL, HIP HOP, R&B, SALSA, TECHNO...

    Part of the proceeds will be donnated to help the population affected by the drought. $1 can go a long way. 

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May 6, 2011
Friday
  • Made In Africa

  • May 6, 2011 at 6:30pm to May 7, 2011 at 12:00am
  • Location: Cafe Nunez
  • Description: Made In Africa M.I.A next event will be held on May 6 @ Cafe Nunez 240 W. 35 st (between 7&8).
    Special $5 well drinks till 12 and Complimentary cocktails for the first 20 Ladies. Hookah available;Bottle service @ Great Pricing.
    Cover $10 @ door & $5 guest list. Bring a friend and your cover reduced to $5. bring 2 friends and your cover is FREE.For your ears we have some coupe decalle, hip hop, zouk, r&b, soukous, dancehall, soca, mapouka, salsa....
    If you have any questions, drop us a line @madeinafricanyc@gmail.com or check our website.

    Love, Peace and Blessings!!!!!!!!
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