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Essence Festival of Culture

Essence Festival of Culture

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Thursday 4, July 2024 - Sunday 7, July 2024

Held every Fourth of July weekend, Essence Fest is an annual music and cultural festival celebrating African-American and Black music, art and culture. Along with music-filled days of hip-hop, R&B and other genres from a star-filled roster of local and bigger acts, Essence Fest is also a place to gather, learn and grow, offering educational talks from influential leaders and luminaries across a variety of industries and fields, as well as seminars and workshops. From diverse artwork to lively performances, Essence Fest is a truly New Orleans experience of joyful celebration and community connection.

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Essence Festival of Culture

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Thursday 4, July 2024