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Essence Festival, New Orleans

3.5
#58 of 68 in Events in United States
Music Festival · Event
Do you want to be kept abreast of the goings on of EMF weekend? Use the link to register for real-time EMF updates. Know what is going on without having to carry around hard-copies of schedules and programs!

Once fully launched, EMF Calendar will allow you to interact with other Essence goers real time using Facebook (and other social media outlets) to determine where the hottest parties are and where you need to be!

We will feature points of interest across New Orleans, and we will post your EMF pics - giving YOU the opportunity to tell the story of each year's EMF experience.

We are compiling the most comprehensive list of events known to the public (along with some insider info) and we are going to list all of the information in chronological order, allowing you to make the best informed decision about how to allocate your time.

Coming soon, you will be able to select events of interest and download your personalized EMF Calendar to your cellphone or tablet.

It is our goal to enhance your EMF experience by providing you a platform to receive and impart information that will prove beneficial for the EMF community.
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TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
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  • Beautiful authentic buildings great food. Casino was awesome and the nightclub inside was fun. Will definitely recommend to visit if you like to sightsee.  more »
  • Another spectacular year in N.O. Le Meridien staff went above and beyond to make sure I was satisfied with my visit. I would like to thank the whole front office staff...  more »
  • Arrived into New Orleans to utter madness!! However we didn't understand that this festival was on.As a White Irish family we loved the excitement, fashion,and love shown by all the people attending.....  more »

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