The best spots to explore in NOLA during Essence Fest Weekend

ESSENCE FEST FASHION ESSENCE FEST ITINERARY The best spots to explore in NOLA during Essence Fest Weekend Essence Fest is the hottest ticket of the summer – there’s no better way to celebrate African-American music and culture. While the festival itself will keep you busy, here are a few ways to spend your Essence Festival weekend supporting black-owned businesses around New Orleans… Rebecca Todd, NOTMC … Continue reading The best spots to explore in NOLA during Essence Fest Weekend

A letter to Essence Festival Travelers

Hello, everyone, my name is Dee Hollins, Nola native and resident. I’m one of the top NOLA Bloggers and Media Personality, NOLA Chic. I wanted to share my blog and open up my Facebook pages to yall just in case you needed any NOLA tips while you are here for Essence. Please do not forget that New Orleans, our culture, delicious food or good times … Continue reading A letter to Essence Festival Travelers

Must-do New Orleans list: Sno-balls, beignets, Treme and 12 more delights

  While the Crescent City is never entirely predictable — and a good dose of whimsy is always the best preparation for a trip to New Orleans — the following must-do list could serve as a guide for visitors. While I could write an encyclopedia on the city’s food and music options alone, these 15 suggestions will help you start to experience the heart of … Continue reading Must-do New Orleans list: Sno-balls, beignets, Treme and 12 more delights