Where Black Meets Camping: Urban Camp Weekend
By Rachel George
There’s a myth that Black people don’t enjoy camping outdoors. I know what you’re thinking, going camping means you’ll be subjected to snakes, enormously large insects, and sleeping in a tent, but that’s not all it is. Imagine you and your friends in an open space full of tents with games, food, an open bar, and outdoor karaoke. You’ve just envisioned the best camping experience ever with Urban Camp Weekend.
Looking to change your experience with outdoor camping, Urban Global Events hosts the largest camping experience in the world for Black campers. This October, thousands of black professionals will gather in the backwoods of New Braunfels, Texas to enjoy nature for a weekend of fun and relaxation. All hot girls and boys are welcomed.
Founded by traveler Kevin Knight in 2011, Urban Events Global is a collective of hard-working black looking for fun, checking things/places off their bucket list and giving back to their communities. If you’ve never joined a travel group before, you may want to start with this one. Develop new friendships and network in a care-free environment.
It’s a guaranteed good time, backed by their strict no-refund policy. Everything, including lodging and outdoor recreational activities, is included in their $85-$500 packaged deals, except your flight to the campsite.
Sign up for Urban Camp Weekend Halloween edition now, Oct. 18-20th.