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Boston, MA

Meet Us @ The Hub

The center of all Black community engagement in Boston.


Experience the intersection of Black culture and social impact at the Hub. Powered by NAACP, the Hub at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center features art, sports, entertainment, and technology. Support Black-owned brands, attend inspiring talks on wealth-building, wellness, and mental health.

Get ready for a Block Party with DJ Jazzy Jeff, walk the Red Carpet, and explore the latest tech innovations. Shop at the Retail Lab, connect with companies at the Career Summit, and meet sports legends from Boston's championship teams. Plus, don't miss out on free giveaways and prizes. 

The Hub is free and open to the public.

The Need To Know:

Dates: Friday, July 28 – Sunday, July 30, 2023


Friday: 2:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.

Saturday: 11:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M.

Sunday: 12:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.

Location: Boston Convention and Exhibition Center – Hall A

415 Summer Street. | Boston, MA 02210

The Hub Will Feature

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Block Party

The Block party will be the place to be! Kicking off on Friday, July 28, the block party will be hosted by the Mayor of Boston featuring live music, a celebrity DJ, family-friendly activities, interactive events, art installations, delicious food, giveaways, prizes, and more.

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Career Summit

It's the new opportunities for us! The Career Summit will provide a platform for individuals to learn about various growth industries in Massachusetts. Companies attending the summit are hiring for full and part-time positions and internships.

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Hub Happy Hour

If there was ever a time to let your hair down, it's during the Hub Happy Hour! This reception will feature unique cuisine tastings from the area's celebrity chefs and students – the perfect opportunity for attendees to meet and greet each other in a casual setting. Plus, there will be chances to win two tickets to the 55th NAACP Image Awards!

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Virtual Gift Bag

Thank you for attending The Hub at the 114th NAACP National Convention! Continue to connect with the brands and save while investing in yourself with the following coupons.

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Bring Your Brand to the Hub

Ready to put your brand in front of people who are ready to support you? Join The Hub as an exhibitor to build visibility and develop relationships with a community looking for your solution. 

For more information, please contact