What are the hours of Essence House?
Essence House: Hollywood Edition day programming will take place from 10 am – 5pm. The evening portion of the event will be a live podcast recording at 6 pm followed by a cocktail reception from 7 pm – 8 pm.

Who should attend Essence House? Is there an age limit?

Essence House: Hollywood Edition is a ticketed event and open to emerging and established talent and creators within the Hollywood Industry – actors, directors, producers, creators, agents and behind the scenes industry staff. We will be diving into mature topics, so attendees must be 18 years of age or older. A valid ID is required for entry.

Which parts can I attend?

Essence House: Hollywood Edition registrants will be admitted on a first-come-first-served basis. Pre-registration is required but doesn’t guarantee you admission to the event.

Will there be a coat check? Can I bring a tote or backpack?

Coat check is not available. Please limit the number of bags you bring on-site.

Where is the closest parking?

We recommend using ridesharing services. Here are some nearby garages:
LA Fitness 
1628 N El Centro Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90028

Fonda Theater
6126 Hollywood Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90028

6215 Sunset Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90028

Will food be provided?

Yes, we will be providing lunch and beverages throughout the day.

What should I wear?

Most attendees go semi-casual—anything that’s appropriate for work or networking.

How can I learn about new speakers, experiences, and session announcements?

Check back here soon for announcements.

This event is for attendees 18 and over.
Pre-registration and valid ID must be provided to enter.


Pre-registration and valid ID must be provided to enter. For more information, contact: EssenceHouse@essence.com.