FESTIVAL EVENTS

2014 ESSENCE Festival™
Weekend Events
July 3 - 6 | New Orleans, LA
More Details to Come!

The 20th Anniversary of the Festival will be our biggest year ever with our concerts each night in the Superdome, our FREE ESSENCE(R) Empowerment Experience and other fun activities at the Convention Center and a weekend filled with official events each day throughout New Orleans. Be sure to keep checking this page or do any of the following to be one of the first to know about the must-attend Festival Weekend Events we are planning for you.

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• Single Night tickets for the Festival evening concerts are on-sale now.
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TWITTER SPOTLIGHT

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  1. @essencefest: Smokey Robinson is back! Check out his duet with @maryjblige. We love it.. https://t.co/CNMNhps0mW
  2. @essencefest: Do we love this new Lenny Kravitz single? https://t.co/5RTWqCPkPM #MusicMonday
  3. @essencefest: Our #EmpowerU series at #ESSENCEFest delivered on its promise. Here's the recap: http://t.co/nsuh3wvcBP
  4. @essencefest: RT @hollywoodlvwork: RT @Mekaeg: @BlackGirlsCode?s had a blast at the #YesWeCode Tech Village during @essencefest this year. See photos! ht?
  5. @essencefest: RT @essencemag: Watch what 4 words #ChadwickBoseman heard from director, #TateTaylor to convince him to star in @GetOnUpMovie. https://t.co?
  6. @essencefest: RT @PatriksPicks: .@kimBurrellLove CONGRATS on being named @essencefest 2015 Gospel Tribute Honoree. YES! @GeCharPresents: http://t.co/VgL2?
  7. @essencefest: RT @essencemag: Watch Ep. 3 of #MyFirstFestival w/ @sevyn. In this episode, she arrives in New Orleans and celebrates her birthday! https:/?
  8. @essencefest: Here's what we're on this Friday afternoon: 'Ain't Nobody' by Chaka Khan! https://t.co/jVkYt4DuqN

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