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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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  1. @essencefest: International Style: Serena Williams at the China Open Player Party in Beijing. http://t.co/bcDfWoTlnE
  2. @essencefest: Rush Hour Jam: To all those sisters out there who know they're "More Than a Woman" - Aaliyah. http://t.co/tkmcCpkt1m
  3. @essencefest: Mother and son outing: Holly Robinson-Peete and Rodney Peete Jr. at the 2014 Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards in Louisville....
  4. @essencefest: Couple for a Cause: Viola Davis and husband Julius Tennon at The Rape Foundation's Annual Brunch in Beverly Hills. http://t.co/bo1ZTfbAxI
  5. @essencefest: Now Boarding: Rihanna spotted in a causal and chic look at JFK airport in New York. http://t.co/5gfEY7nmol
  6. @essencefest: Very Special Guests: The Obamas on stage at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Phoenix Awards in DC. http://t.co/015kBcVuVV
  7. @essencefest: Well suited: Tyler Perry at the premiere of "Gone Girl" during the 52nd New York Film Festival. http://t.co/UVsxB21FsB
  8. @essencefest: Star Visit: Omar Epps stopped by the SiriusXM Studios in NYC. http://t.co/jcarq6xdHS

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