Cedric Nettles/Entertainment Editor
Essence celebrates its 25th festival of excellence and empowerment. Here is more info.
The Essence Festival, known as “the party with a purpose” is set to take off July 5 to July 7, 2019 at the Mercedes-Banz Superdome, New Orleans in the United States of America.
The event, which is the largest in celebrating African-American culture and music in the United States of America, will host Former US First Lady, Michelle Obama.
Making her debut at the Festival for the celebration of 25 years of moving the culture forward, the global icon and best-selling author will take part in a special keynote conversation on the Superdome main stage on Saturday, July 6.
This year’s celebration marks the 25th anniversary of Essence Festival with 25 special experiences across four days of entertainment, empowerment and community.