8 Editor-Approved Must-Haves You Can’t Travel to Essence Festival Without
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This year’s Essence Festival will be one for the record books. From community service days and massive food fest that will literally take your taste buds across the globe to conferences, wellness moments, epic concerts and more, the 25th annual Essence Festival is fixin’ to be major.

With so much happening in New Orleans during Essence Fest, it’s hard to know exactly what you’ll need to help you have what will undoubtedly be one of the best weekends of your life.

Don’t worry. We’ve handpicked a few useful items just for you. From bags to hold your wardrobe to apps to keep you informed, these items are just the ticket. See you there!

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