All isn’t lost for Essence fest! The festival that typically takes place July 4th weekend previously announced that this year’s celebration would, unfortunately, be canceled amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Now, however, organizers have announced that there will be a two-weekend festival that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home
“Essence Fest has been a space to gather, raise our voice, discuss the issues that matter most. It’s needed and necessary especially NOW,” reads a tweet from the Essence fest tweet. “Join us virtually for two back to back weekends Thursdays thru Sundays, June 25-28 & July 2-5. Stay tuned for more news.”
Prior to the announcement, Essence already announced that the Essence Festival of Culture: The Virtual Edition would take place over July 4th weekend. The June weekend is the latest addition to the festival.
Part of the lineup includes:
Thursdays: June 25 & July 2
Get the weekend started right with music sets from some of your favorite festival artists at the ultimate online kick-back.
Saturdays: June 27 & July 4
Hosted by Loni Love
Music by D-Nice
What a year! Kickstart your path to recovery with meditation, conversations, workouts, and tutorials designed to boost your mental, physical, spiritual, emotional, and financial wellbeing.
Get Lifted Gospel Sunday Celebration
June 28 & July 5
Tune in for Sunday worship featuring powerful words of praise and legendary Gospel performances.
Visit www.essencefestival.com for further information.
Will YOU be watching the virtual Essence festival???