‘Black Girl Beach Day’ Returns To Historically Black Atlantic City Beach
Attention:Black womenand girlsneeding a safe spaceto lay down your towels and boogie-board in the Tri-State area.
After successfully hosting over 300 people of color last summer,#BlackGirlBeachDayis BACK on August 24th. The event was born from the brilliant minds ofChristina BrightandSnap Lancaster. After the friends curated a small beach gathering two years ago Black Women from all over attended the next year, expanding their attendance nearly tenfold.
Unfortunately, the ladies ran into some struggles including cops harassing them over ‘loud music’. Now they’re legitimizing the meetup. This year’s event will include security, lifeguards, a carpool and a plethora of activities. Even more impressive, they’re taking their talents to Atlantic City’shistorically Black Chicken Bone Beach.
This landmark was a HOT SPOT for Black folks in the area which was segregated up until the 1960s…