New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) May 16, 2012
The 18th ESSENCE Music Festival®, presented by Coca-Cola® other sponsors, is set to be bigger and better focusing on African American cultural activities, this July 6-8 in New Orleans, LA. Attended by over 450,000 last year, Essence strives to raise the bar with EMF activities. With New and Next (Thursday Night), fabulous free pre-shows to the nightly concerts, this features some of music’s top and preeminent artists. Hosted by Grandmaster impresario Doug E. Fresh will be kicking off the nightly concerts with the ESSENCE Music Festival Block Party in Champions Square July 6-8 from 3-6 pm.
Traveling with Travelgal4U® for the 5th year is offers packages that include hotel, New Orleans’ based tours and/or cruises with concert tickets obtained from the reliable source of Ticket Masters®. Group Packages such as, Motor-coach Groups, Quads, Triples, Friends (Double), Couples or Singles are available and high sought after for this exciting and entertainment pack weekend.
Packages begin with a Meet& Greet on July 5th to introduce clients to what New Orleans has to offer- famed Louisiana Seafood cuisine at celebrated local restaurants, historical French Quarter Walking Tours, Museums, Themed parties, Shopping, Spas Services and Hair Salons. Plus a Grown and Sexy Event details to be announced later.
Packages also includes a five day and four nights stay at one of the following 3+ Star Hotels: The Astor Crowne Plaza, Hotel Monteleone or Beinville House (taxes and fees included), Concert tickets (Terrace, Loge, Plaza, and Floor seating available), R-T Airport to Hotel transportation, Concert Shuttle Service, VIP Mid-day Saturday Cruise and tours range from $720.00 for the Quad package to $1250 for the Couple package offering a manageable payment plan and the added benefit of members of a group making their own payments –no more gathering up funds and planning for block seating.
Continuing with the ESSENCE Music Festival ® experience is the triple fold with activities located at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center hosting activities by Coca Cola®, Walmart®, McDonald®, Verizon and others hosting the free trade shows, ESSENCE® Marketplace, ESSENCE® Empowerment Experience. The ESSENCE® Empowerment Experience, featuring Rev. Al Sharpton, Congressman Maxine Waters, Vanessa Williams, Fred Hammond and a host of more than 25 speakers and panelist in this important political election year
With a varied clientele consisting of Girlfriends, Brothers, Soro/Frat, School Graduation, Military, and Family groups coming together to enjoy what New Orleans has to offer. More details and available packages, Function Sponsored Opportunities can be located at http://www.travelgal4u.com
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