Save the Date!
92nd Annual Black History Luncheon – February 24, 2018, Washington, DC

The 92nd Annual Black History Luncheon will be held on Saturday, February 24 at the Washington Renaissance Hotel at 999 9th Street, NW, Washington, DC.

View the save the date flyer.

You may view additional information about the luncheon by using the Luncheon context menu on this page.

More information will be posted about the 2018 luncheon as it becomes available. Please check back.



Archive: 91st Annual Black History Luncheon

Our annual luncheon was held  Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the  Washington Renaissance Hotel,  999 Ninth Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20001.

Click here for photos from the event. 

Our keynote speaker, The Hon. James Clyburn, signed copies of his book at the conclusion of the luncheon. 

Speaker: The Honorable James E. Clyburn, U.S. House of Representatives from South Carolina

Download a copy of the 2017 Luncheon Souvenir Journal

View a video of Ms. Sylvia Cyrus, Executive Director of ASALH speaking to the media about this year’s Black History Luncheon.

View an interview with ASALH Secretary Dr. Karsonya Wise Whitehead about the importance of Black History Month.

Read the press release for this year’s Black History Luncheon.

Hashtags for promoting the Featured Authors event and luncheon:



Purchase Tickets
Hotel, Travel & Parking
Luncheon Advertising
Luncheon Committee & Volunteers
Luncheon Host Committee Members & Sponsors
Living Legacy Awards

Emcee: Ms. Andrea Roane, WUSA9 EMMY and GRACIE award winning news anchor


2017 Sponsors