2016 Essence Festival, New Orleans


When: Thursday, June 30 - Sunday, July 3, 2016

Hot Spot: Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA

Deets: There will be an exciting weekend of performances by some of the biggest artists and musical favorites. The ESSENCE Festival weekend also features free activities in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center to sample the fun and flavor of New Orleans with the ESSENCE® Empowerment Experience where there will be a host of conversations featuring celebrities and motivational speakers and much more.

Who You May Spot: Grammy nominated R&B singer Andra Day joins the list of powerhouse performers including Kendrick Lamar, Mariah Carey and Maxwell at the 2016 #ESSENCEFEST!

Hint For The Average Socialite: Tickets are on sale now!

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