The Essence Festival is one of the largest events celebrating African Americans in the United States. Each year hundreds of thousands of people descend upon the city of New Orleans to attend this “Party with a purpose.”
The festival includes 3 days of concerts and community involvement to tackle the needs and concerns of the African American community and beyond!
Stay tuned to this blog to get the blended experience of official essence festival news and press releases as well as other special parties, pop up shops and events going on within the French Quarter during the Festival.
This blog is unique in its contacts with both festival affiliates as well as EMF weekend party promoters, travel agents and event planners. These relationships allow freelance journalist LeAndrea, to report on a well rounded experience during the festival.
UPDATE: This year, you can meet the freelance journalist and now author LEANDREA MACK, at the Just wear White All-Star Converse Day Party which will feature a book release celebration of the new novel ENVY. Swag Bags, autographed copies and more!