FREE
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Friday-Sunday, July 1-3, 2016 | 10AM-6PM

STREAM DJ OLIVIA DOPE'S 2016 #ESSENCEFEST MIX!

WATCH LIVE CELEBRITY INTERVIEWS!

Watch ESSENCE® Editors interview Festival performing artists and celebrities!
 


T.D. JAKES


FAITH EVANS


NE-YO


LION BABE


TYRESE


LALAH HATHAWAY


KELLI PRICE


MARIO


DEJ LOAF


ST. BEAUTY
 
 
SEE EMERGING ARTISTS PERFORM LIVE!

Hear from new & next R&B and international artists LIVE!
 


TISH HYMAN


LA'PORSHA RENAE


ZION MOORE


DREW VISION


SEBASTIAN KOLE


SANTRON FREEMAN
 
 
MOVE AND GROOVE WITH FITNESS ALL-STARS!
Friday, July 1
10:00 am
Rhythm Rumble Workout® with Cheryl Lynn Jones




5:30 pm
Cupid: The Line Dance King presents CuRobiks



 
Saturday, July 2nd
10:00 am
A Colgate Total® Conversation: Cize with Shaun T




5:30 pm
Cupid: The Line Dance King presents CuRobiks



 
Sunday, July 3rd
10:00 am
Spiritually Fly Yoga with Faith Hunter




5:00 pm
The Fitness Rockstar™ Fit and Dance Workout with Nicole Chaplin




YOUR ENTERTAINMENT ALL-ACCESS DESTINATION!

Get the inside scoop on your favorite movies & TV shows directly from the cast members.
 
Don’t miss out on the chance to meet your favorite celebs after their interviews in our Fan Zone!