VERIZON

Verizon invites you to celebrate and inspire tomorrow’s creators at our ESSENCE Festival® experience. Enjoy a unique event with meet and greets, panel discussion, music and chances to win great prizes. We’ll also have the latest devices, offer free charging and chances to win prizes all weekend!
EVENT SCHEDULE

ERNEST N. MORIAL CONVENTION CENTER
JULY 1–3, 2016 FREE DAILY!
VISIT THE 2016 ESSENCE® EXPERIENCES
FRIDAY, JULY 1

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM:
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Maxwell & Terrence J

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM:
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM:
Entrepreneur Panel-Brandice Daniel, Altriesia Lakay, & Christen Rochon

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM:
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM:
Rotimi

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM:
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge
 
SATURDAY, JULY 2

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM:
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM:
DJ Envy

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM:
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge

1:00 - 2:00 PM:
VR Experience w/ Devon Booker & Elfrid Payton

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM:
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM:
Omari Hardwick & Terrence J

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM:
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge
 
SUNDAY, JULY 3

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM:
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM:
Dej Loaf

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM:
Angie Martinez

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM:
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM:
Community Impact Panel with Dondre Whitfield & Deforest Soaries

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM:
VR Experience w/ Karl-Anthony Towns & Terrence J

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM:
Music, Giveaways, Verizon Free Throw Challenge