Listen, Sis, you’ve been the rock, the mover, the shaker, the doer, the dreamer. Isn’t it time you crown yourself QUEEN for a change? Let’s upgrade your Essence Festival into a five-day epic adventure you won’t forget!
Upon Arrival: Seamless Airport Pick-Up from MSY
You land, and we’ve got you. A shuttle will escort you straight to the hotel.
4:00 PM: Check-in at Doubletree by Hilton, Canal Street
Luxe accommodations and a warm cookie are waiting!
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM: VIP Meet & Greet with Handcrafted Welcome Cocktails
Start the trip right with signature cocktails and fabulous company.
8:00 PM – 10:00 PM: 4th of July Skyline Spectacle: Exclusive Fireworks Viewing Party
Ring in Independence Day with champagne, light bites, and a sky full of fireworks.
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM: Gourmet Daily Breakfast at the Hotel A hot buffet to fuel your day.
11:00 AM – 10:00 PM: Essence Festival Day 1 Music, empowerment sessions, and much more. Lineup and schedule TBA.
11:00 PM: Optional Late-Night Bourbon Street Experience For those who want to explore NOLA nightlife.
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM: Gourmet Daily Breakfast at the Hotel Start your day the right way, the gourmet way!
10:30 AM – 1:00 PM: NOLA Culinary Masterclass: Hands-On Cooking Experience Learn how to whip up some classic New Orleans dishes.
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM: Azure Oasis Pool Party: A Chic Blue Pool Party Extravaganza with azure waters and blue cocktails. Don your chicest “Blue” swimwear and let’s make a splash in style!
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM: Gourmet Daily Breakfast at the Hotel Because every queen needs her fuel.
11:00 AM – 8:00 PM: Essence Festival Final Day Last chance for those unforgettable performances and power sessions.
9:00 PM – 11:00 PM: Voyage on the Bayou: Farewell River Cruise & Five-Star Dinner A scenic river cruise, fine dining, and a toast to new friendships.
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM: Gourmet Daily Breakfast at the Hotel
One last royal feast before we part ways.
11:00 AM: Check-Out from Doubletree by Hilton
We’ll be saying goodbye, but you’ll be leaving with a heart full of memories and a phone full of new contacts.
Post Check-Out: Seamless Airport Drop-Off to MSY
Our shuttle will take you to the airport, so you can return home as effortlessly as you arrived.
Girl, we’ve got you from the 4th of July fireworks to a soul-stirring Farewell River Cruise. And let’s not forget those hot buffet breakfasts to keep your energy soaring!
If you ain’t talking ’bout booking this experience, then WHAT are you talking about? Secure your throne now and get:
Girl, what are you waiting for? It’s your time. It’s your turn. It’s your Essence Festival 2024! Let’s turn it into a Soul Symphony that’s all about YOU!
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