Don't Miss the ESSENCE Festival's Art and Marketplace Zone

Courtesy of Sharika Mahdi-Neville

The marketplace at the ESSENCE Festival features a range of vendors selling everything from jewelry to woodcarvings.

Tyrus Townsend May, 24, 2013

From jewelry to quilts, there’s so much to discover at the ESSENCE Festival’s Art and Marketplace Zone. During July 4th weekend in New Orleans, be sure to stop by the the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for a little shopping. Here’s a taste of some of the unique finds that will be available at this year’s event.