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Gateway Center Arena Skylot
2330 Convention Center Concourse
College Park, GA 30337

Gateway Center Arena Skylot
2330 Convention Center Concourse
College Park, GA 30337

Gateway Center Arena Skylot
2330 Convention Center Concourse
College Park, GA 30337

On The Main Stage Culture Vibe Music Fest
Jacquees Performing Live At Curls Kinks Culture CKCFest

Check Back To See More Artist Being Announced Weekly

What is CKC?

CKC, (Curls, Kinks and Culture)

is a celebration of us. CKC is that pride you feel when you think about what we black people, bring to the table–“OUR CULTURE” – through music, fashion, beauty, art and community. —WE ARE LIT AND THE WORLD KNOWS IT! CKC is a reminder that our culture sets the trends and most of the artistic standards that the world follows. CKC is a celebration of us.

Come celebrate us, our beauty, culture and positive energy!

Come shop with black-owned businesses from across the world!

( T H I S   I S   A   C A S H L E S S   E V E N T ) 

With thousands of attendees, this is a perfect opportunity for you to expand your reach. If you want to share your gift with our audience, use these forms to sign up!


As a Vendor

Vendor & Sponsor Application, sign up!


To Perform Your Music Live

Apply now for the opportunity to perform


To WIN $10,000

Register NOW! You can win $10,000


If you can’t find what you’re looking for in the Frequently Asked Question please get in touch through Instagram messenger at #CKCATL

When is CKC ATL?

August 27, 2022

Where is CKC ATL Held?

At the Gateway Arena Skylot, 2330 Convention Center Concourse, College Park, GA 30337

What Are the Hours of CKCATL?

10:00 am – 6:00 pm

When Will the Lineup Be Released?

As we continue to confirm artists, we will release the information on our website and social media. The official lineup should be posted no later than two weeks before the event.

How Many Stages are at CKCATL?

We’ve got two stages. The Main Stage (music artists and DJs) and the Second Stage (panels, competitions, etc.)

What Should I Wear to CKCATL?

Fringe, Bell Bottoms, Skinny Jeans, Graphic Tees, Shorts, Funky Outfits…whatever is an expression of you!

When Do Tickets Go on Sale for CKCATL?

Tickets are on sale now. Go to: https://bit.ly/CKC2022TIX

What is the Difference Between General Admission and VIP?

General Admission gives you:

  • Access into the event
  • Access to event vendors 
  • Access to Live performances
Why Is Purchasing VIP Tickets The Best Choice?
  • Access to everything in General Admission PLUS
  • Reserved seating at Cultural Vibe Music Fest stage
  • Entry into VIP air-conditioned tents
  • VIP gift bag with full-size products from our vendor and sponsor partners
  • Fast pass entry into the event 
  • Discounted shopping at participating exhibitors
  • 2 drinks from the bar
What can I bring into the event?
  • Foldable lawn chairs and blankets/towels
  • Cameras are allowed
  • Backpacks and Bags are allowed by may be subject to search upon entry
  • Strollers are allowed 
  • No outside food or drinks  
  • No alcohol (we’ve got a bar!)
Is There An Age Limit to Attend CKCATL?

We are focusing all activities towards an 18+ audience. Kids are welcome but some of the activities and music acts may not be child-friendly. 

What is Not Allowed at CKCATL?
  • Audio + video recording equipment, including go-pros
  • fireworks, explosives, or combustible materials
  • Weapons of any kind (guns, knives, mace/pepper spray, stun guns, etc.)
  • Illegal substances
  • Selfie sticks / go pro sticks, tripods, or professional camera equipment 
  • Drones or any type of aircraft
  • Laser pointers
Are Pets Allowed at CKCATL?

No, they are not 

Where Should I Stay for CKCATL?

Springhill Suites Atlanta Marriott Gateway

Address: 2091 Convention Center Concourse, College Park, GA 30337

Phone: (770) 907-8880

What Is the Closest Airport to CKCATL?

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Take the Skytrain at Baggage Claim to the Georgia International Convention Center stop. This will put you right on the event site.