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The ESSENCE Art & Marketplace Zone at the ESSENCE Festival is one of the most popular vendor events in the country. From locals to celebrities, everyone appreciates the arts, crafts, jewelry and quilts presented by creative exhibitors. Check out a selection of vendors to watch out for at the Festival. There’s nothing like it!view gallery...
Besides being famous for cuisine, jazz and festivals, New Orleans houses some of the largest collections of African-American art in the U.S. While you are in the city for the ESSENCE Festival, make sure to experience New Orleans culture at its finest.view gallery...