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Tickets & VIP Packages

Be a Festival VIP and get the best seats, exclusive access and much more with our newly designed, limited edition packages. VIP Single Night Package Benefits Include:

• Front, center-stage seating at the Superdome
• VIP All Access passes backstage at the Superdome, with complimentary cocktails and food
• Exclusive ESSENCE Festival invitations to weekend events
• VIP seating at the ESSENCE® Empowerment Experience at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
• Limited edition welcome tote bag
• Limited edition commemorative Festival T-shirt
• Complimentary one-year subscription to ESSENCE®
• Plus much more!

Ticket prices are subject to additional taxes and fees charged by Ticketmaster. See ticketmaster.com for details.

VIP PACKAGES - Starting at $1100

DATES: July 4-6, 2014
(FIRST ROWS, CENTER STAGE)

SINGLE NIGHT TICKETS
(Ticket prices per night – July 4, 5 or 6, 2014)

STAGE FRONT SEATS - Starting at $263

STAGE REAR SEATS - Starting at $133

PLAZA LEVEL - Starting at $123

LOGE LEVEL - Starting at $88

TERRACE LEVEL - Starting at $58

WEEKEND TICKET PACKAGES:

2014 ESSENCE Festival weekend ticket packages may no longer be available.  

Single night tickets prices are subject to availability and may vary. Ticket options may be limited closer to Festival weekend so get your single night tickets today! Prices do not include taxes or fees. See ticketmaster.com for details.

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  1. @essencefest: Couple for a Cause: Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys at the 9th annual Keep A Child Alive Black Ball in NYC. http://t.co/gknsXIW2KM
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  7. @essencefest: Red Carpet Glam: Rihanna at the 2014 amfAR LA Inspiration Gala at Milk Studios in Hollywood. http://t.co/3raBHSOJD5
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