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    BUY TICKETS!


    This year we’re celebrating our 25th Anniversary with 25 special experiences across four days of entertainment, empowerment and community! Join our celebration now with early bird tickets for the 3-night concert series at the Superdome!

    Early-Bird Weekend Package:

    Mainstage + 4 Superlounges
    Over 40 artists for 3 nights
    Lowest price guaranteed

    TRAVEL FAQ


    When is the best time to travel?

    • The 2019 ESSENCE® Festival begins on Thursday, July 4 and officially ends the evening of Sunday, July 7th. We recommend arrivals on Wednesday, July 3rd.

    Where is the Festival located?

    • The Festival is located in New Orleans, Louisiana at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and Mercedes-Benz Superdome with other locations to be announced.

    Are there airline packages?

    • ESSENCE® is not offering any airline packages or coordinated travel offers at this time.

    What are the hotel options?

    • The 2019 FESTIVAL Block will be opening soon for all our featured properties.

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    ESSENCE® Festival is not affiliated with any travel agencies. We recommend booking your travel directly or working with a travel agency you trust. Potential hotel and travel packages will be accessible through this website upon availability.