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Coca-Cola

Coca-Cola is proud to be the Presenting Sponsor of the 20th ESSENCE Festival™. Kick off your summer with special moments of celebration and join us for a weekend of unforgettable fun! Visit us at the Convention Center to showcase your dance moves on our dance floor, interact with celebrity guests and enjoy other delightful surprises while celebrating fun times with family and friends. And, we'll have plenty of ice-cold Coca-Cola to keep you refreshed and cool throughout the celebration.

Visit us online at CokeEssenceFest.com to stay connected and join in the celebration of the 20th ESSENCE Festival™—this summer's hottest festival.

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friday, july 4

Share A Coke

Location Name: Coca-Cola Booth

Visit the Coca-Cola booth in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for a chance to create a personalized Coca-Cola can for you and a friend!

Celebration Wall

Location: Coca-Cola Booth

Visit the Coca-Cola booth in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center to check out our Interactive Celebration Wall! For a chance to be featured, hashtag your photos on Twitter and Instagram using #CokeEssenceFest and @CocaCola!

Coca-Cola Melody Refresh

Location: Coca-Cola Booth

Visit the Coca-Cola booth in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center to register for the Coca-Cola Melody Refresh singing competition for a chance to participate in the Coca-Cola mainstage moment at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Saturday, July 5, 2014.

 

saturday, july 5

Coke with Meals

Location Name: Coca-Cola Booth

Join us Saturday at the Coca-Cola booth for an interactive discussion featuring Chef G. Garvin on meal pairing ideas and tips for enhancing different dining experiences. You will also have a chance to win an autographed cookbook from Chef G. Garvin and cool prizes.

Share A Coke

Location Name: Coca-Cola Booth

Visit the Coca-Cola booth in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for a chance to create a personalized Coca-Cola can for you and a friend!

Well-being panel discussion

Location Name: Coca-Cola Booth

Visit the Coca-Cola booth in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for an interactive panel discussion with that inspire, encourage and empower you to live a well-balanced life. Topics will include nutrition, fun alternatives for living actively and tips for developing a balanced lifestyle.

sunday, july 8

Cooking Tips from Chef G. Garvin

Location Name: Coca-Cola Booth

He's back! Join us Sunday at the Coca-Cola booth to learn how you can make quick and healthy meals for you, your friends and your family with Chef G. Garvin. You will also have a chance to win cool prizes.

Coca-Cola 5K run/walk

Location: Downtown New Orleans

Coca-Cola invites everyone to be a part of the Coca-Cola 5K run/walk through the streets of New Orleans. The first 1,000 participants will receive post-race gift bags and a finisher's t-shirt. Registration will take place in the Coca-Cola booth in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on Friday, July 4 and Saturday, July 5.

Share A Coke

Location Name: Coca-Cola Booth

Visit the Coca-Cola booth in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for a chance to create a personalized Coca-Cola can for you and a friend!

 

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TWITTER SPOTLIGHT

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  1. @essencefest: Who do you want a little cuddle time with? Dave Hollister "Spend the Night" http://t.co/fLuRxWgNFz
  2. @essencefest: Check out the cool 'dos from the Flawless Fall meet up in Chicago recently. http://t.co/0SZ7bcY1sO http://t.co/vKhHuGKfHm
  3. @essencefest: Cool curves: meet @ESSENCEmag curvy model of the month Ariel Brownridge! http://t.co/pNWde5NSQP http://t.co/iKBcZ5V2pg
  4. @essencefest: Saturday Style: Queen Latifah's stylist Timothy Snell shares curvy girl style secrets. http://t.co/7f2ehsu7LD http://t.co/eQ6znbxnaN
  5. @essencefest: Get this day started with Ludacris and "Roll Out" http://t.co/BYQ1qs50xv
  6. @essencefest: First class ticket: NeNe Leakes seen at LAX in Los Angeles. Where are you headed off to this weekend? http://t.co/uX1lhEo1Zg
  7. @essencefest: It's the weekend! Have a little "Fantasy" time. Get moving with Mariah Carey. http://t.co/OcNDk5USRR
  8. @essencefest: Reality Star: Vanessa Simmons celebrated the premiere of Lifetime's new series "Project Runway: THREADS" in New York. http://t.co/08rJKkk2du

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