Next years Essence Fest will mark 25 years
This years Essence Festival did record-breaking numbers by drawing over 500,000 attendees and selling out all three nights of their concert series that featured Janet Jackson, Mary J.Blige, and Queen Latifah as their headliners. Next years Essence Festival will be a special as the festival will celebrate their 25th anniversary.
The 25th anniversary of the Essence Festival will take place in New Orleans the week of July 4th-July 9th 2019. To get more information and weekend packages about the 25th anniversary of the Essence Festival register at EssenceFestival.com.
“The Essence Festival represents culture, community and a powerful convening around one of the largest curated content experiences in the world,” said Essence Communications president Michelle Ebanks in a press statement. “As we look forward to the festival’s 25th anniversary celebration in 2019, we will continue to offer curated platforms of entertainment, empowerment, entrepreneurship, activism and more that will both engage and inspire black women globally.”