Our ESSENCE west coast editor Regina Robertson stops by The Real to chat with the ladies about all the amazing things in store this year at the 2017 ESSENCE Festival®presented by Coca-Cola®.

ESSENCE Festival 2017 single-night tickets and ticket packages are on sale now! For more info and the latest news, visit our Festival page here.

Plus, Loni Love has details on how you can win an all-expense paid trip to New Orleans this July to join us at the Festival!