Press the "Purchase Your Ticket" button it will direct you to the Eventbrite link for the event and you have the options to choose between: Product and Service Vendor, Food Vendor, and Attendee.
NO. We will not allow any solicitation on the property if you have NOT purchased a vendor ticket. We encourage everyone to purchase a ticket before January 11, 2021. If we do catch someone soliciting they will be charged a $50 vendor fee or asked to leave the property.
NO. We encourage everyone to join this event.
Yes. Masks are required, hand sanitizer will be provided at every vendor table, practicing social distancing, and etc. Click "LEARN MORE" for more information about Young Afro-Excellence's COVID-19 protocol.
YES. We encourage VENDORS to purchase a ticket on or before July 15, 2021. Tickets for VENDORS will not be purchased at the door. ATTENDEES can also buy their tickets prior to the event by clicking the link in #1 and following the instructions but ATTENDEES can purchase a ticket at the door.
NO. Only one business is allowed pre table; therefore, every business needs their own vendor ticket and table. By clicking the button in #1 and following the instructions.
VENDORS tickets include a table at the event and access to the Y.A.E. 2021 Small Business Grant Application.
This is for all participants and vendors who may be attending school and would like win $100. In order to receive the application you must attend the expo. This will be an easy application scholarship (must be in attendance to for more information) and must have a 2.0 GPA and attending college in Fall 2021. All the information will be on the form passed out and the money will be given to the school you are or will soon be attending.
Vendors must be at the Phillis Wheatley Community Center by 12:15 PM 12:30 PM.
The logos of our participating vendors are in photo gallery below and make sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram @YoungAfroExcellence.