January 26th, 2024
Uplifting Black business owners while finding new favorite spots to eat and shop? We’re here for it. Supporting and shopping at Black-owned businesses in Midtown Sacramento is one of the easiest ways to elevate and support entrepreneurs in our small business community.
Our list of more than a dozen Black-owned (and co-owned) businesses in Midtown will help you shop local and build economic vitality and diversity in Midtown. Whether you are looking for a beer to watch your favorite football game or want to connect with your community while sipping coffee, there is something for everyone. Read on to find incredible businesses to check out on your next visit to Midtown!
A Black-, women-, and sister-owned coffee shop on 24th Street, Drip Espresso is on a mission to center espresso, community, and culture. Come connect, learn, and engage with your friends and community while enjoying delicious drinks and pastries with ingredients sourced locally from BIPOC, women, or LGBTQIA+ vendors.
One of Sacramento’s most vibey bars, Flamingo House renovated an old Victorian home painted pink into an elevated social club and bar. Dance the night away with friends sippin’ on delicious cocktails in their lounge area or enjoy their spacious back patio and flamingo-inspired decorations.
If you’re anxious about body waxing, Waxing Crescent specializes in thorough, non-rushed, minimal-pain body waxing. Jazmin Davis, the owner of Waxing Crescent, greets every client with open arms and loves to work individually with clients to clear up issues about their skin.
Sacramento’s first dental spa, D20 Dental, is a green dentist practice committed to minimizing their environmental footprint while offering their patients a spa-like tranquil setting including relaxing aromatherapy products, noise cancellation headsets and five star service. Book an appointment today to optimize your dental health in the most relaxing setting possible.
A fully equipped photography and rental studio, Studio 64 offers artists the tools and properties to help photographers and videographers achieve their dreams. The uplifting studio is a judgment-free zone that allows members to build their skills and portfolio without breaking the bank.
Self Designs Art Gallery is a vibrant art gallery in Midtown, featuring a wide variety of local artists and musicians from different creative backgrounds. During the warmer months, they host Courtyard Concerts at 1801L Apartments, and regularly activate their studio with open mic nights, fashion shows, networking events, and so much more.
The Tattoo and Piercing Artists at Stylz are ready to bring your ideas to life with quality artistry and customer service. Stylz Tattoo artists specialize in custom tattoos of all styles: Realism, Script, Watercolor, New School, Old School, Traditional, Japanese, Full Color, Portraits, Black & Gray, and Polynesian Maori Tribal.
When you support Midtown businesses, you are part of celebrating our diverse culture, creativity, and vibrancy of Midtown. Don’t forget to follow these businesses on social media and check out their websites. Share your photos on Instagram and tag us @ExploreMidtown for a chance to be featured!