Tuesday, May 24, 2011

New Orleans 2011 Essence Music Festival

Hailed as "the entertainment and cultural event of the year," the New Orleans 2011 Essence Music Festival is offering an amazing line-up of performers during this year's event, July 1 to 3.

The three-day event will take place at the New Orleans Superdome, home to the New Orleans Saints and the Tulane Green Wave. Some of the acts performing on the mainstage will be:
  • Boyz II Men
  • Usher
  • Fantasia
  • Kanye West
  • Mary J. Blige
  • Trey Songz
  • Jill Scott
  • Charlie Wilson
Presented by Coca Cola, the amazing performers are only part of the New Orleans Essence Music Festival - the Empowerment Seminars are the other exciting events of the weekend with speakers like:
  • Steve Harvey
  • Soledad O'Brien
  • Al Sharpton
  • Anderson Cooper
  • CeCe Winans
  • Tyrone Foster & the Arc Singers
The mission of Essence magazine is to "inspire Black women of all shades and shapes to lead bold, fulfilling lives. We encourage their passions and dreams and celebrate their community. As a trusted friend, we reflect their best selves and motivate them to live without limits."

For more information or to buy tickets, visit the New Orleans Essence Music Festival and New Orleans Online.







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