Young Blacks of the Bay™ celebrates the "young, gifted and black" of the Bay Area through a variety of events that won't break the bank. Experience local culture, friendship, and networking with open-minded professionals in their twenties (21+) and thirties.

YBB consists of people who want to make new friends, business connections, and are curious about Bay Area culture. Furthermore, we welcome people of all ethnic backgrounds, ages, sexual orientations, religions, etc.

For more details about this group, please refer to our FAQ.

If you're interested in adding your event to the YBB calendar, please refer to the YBB Event Guidelines first. Then, you may contact us at with the event details.

We look forward to meeting you!

Not in the Bay Area? Check out our chapters in Los Angeles and Albuquerque.

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Welcome to YBB!

Recent Meetups

  • July 4 · 12:00 PM

    Fourth Of July BBQ!

    53 YBBers | 5.00 5.005 | 70 Photos

    The Fourth of July is right around the corner and I thought this would be the perfect opportunity to spend time with the YBB fam! This event will consist of group games... Learn more
  • July 3 · 6:00 PM

    YBB Monthly Happy Hour @ Somar Bar!

    43 YBBers

    Close your computers, forget about work deadlines, then swing by Somar Bar for our monthly happy hour, held every first Thursday! Totally casual... just look for the... Learn more
  • June 30 · 6:00 PM

    Summer Style Happy Hour!

    5 YBBers

    Wanted to extend an invitation to the YBB fam: Join me for a drink, socializing, and shopping at this special happy hour event I'm hosting for my accessories line,... Learn more
  • June 28 · 6:00 PM

    Sip of Summer: Courtney's Birthday Bash at Somar!

    72 YBBers | 5.00 5.003

    By popular demand, we're doing another party at SomaR Bar. This time, to celebrate Summer and my BIRTHDAY on Saturday, June 28! Live DJ, delicious drinks, and good... Learn more
  • June 27 · 10:00 PM

    Dru Hill

    21 YBBers | 3.00 3.001

    FEATURING SISQÓ, JAZZ, NOKIO & TAO Friday, June 27 8pm & 10pm $39 advance / $43 day of show Premier seating + Meet and Greet $69 PREMIER SEATING + MEET and GREET... Learn more
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