Sponsors & Partners

The 2015 ESSENCE Festival™ is excited to have these partners join us for our weekend of music, culture and entertainment.

Coca-Cola

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State Farm

McDonalds



State Farm
We are all together beautiful! When we show up, we show out! We invite you to connect in a spirit of unity with P&G’s My Black is Beautiful and brands like Cover Girl, Pantene and Olay for a weekend of empowerment, complete with beauty makeovers and more.

Come celebrate with us!

State Farm/MBIB
www.myblackisbeautiful.com

State Farm

Verizon

Join Verizon as we connect you with the latest technology, celebrity surprises and an unforgettable ESSENCE Festival® experience. Because when every moment matters like it does during ESSENCE Festival® weekend, you should be connected to the largest, most reliable 4G LTE network.



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lalottery

Louisiana Lottery is bringing the love to the 2015 ESSENCE Festival® with lottery tickets and prizes. Just visit our booth for your chance to win!

msnbc

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  1. @essencefest: Have you purchased your single night tickets to #ESSENCEFest 2015, yet? If not, don't miss out. Buy them, here--> http://t.co/snb5cZpKcr
  2. @essencefest: We hope to see you! RT @OMGitsTia_: I'm trying to go to @essencefest !!!
  3. @essencefest: #ESSENCEFest performer @jonmcreynolds released a new video for his single "Gotta Have You." We dare you not to smile! http://t.co/FZU2IDxA6E
  4. @essencefest: RT @PatriksPicks: .@essencemag @essencefest included in @RollingStone 50 Must See Music Festivals: http://t.co/0qfJLJRTXi #BringtheLove
  5. @essencefest: Props are due to #ESSENCEFest's @IAmSteveHarvey for his #DaytimeEmmys win for Outstanding Talk Show: http://t.co/zHk8bTDcjz
  6. @essencefest: "Success comes when people act together. Failure tends to happen alone."- #ESSENCEFest speaker @DeepakChopra #MondayMotivation
  7. @essencefest: #ESSENCEFest fave Mary J. Blige talked to us about her connection to Amy Winehouse & a documentary about her life. http://t.co/JXW0JXU92Y
  8. @essencefest: Have you purchased your single night tickets to #ESSENCEFest 2015, yet? If not, don't miss out. Buy them, tonight!--> http://t.co/snb5cZpKcr

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