Fried Chicken Fest Returns in Fall, Moves to Lakefront

The annual National Fried Chicken Festival has announced a new home along the New Orleans Lakefront as the festival approaches its fifth-anniversary event taking place on Saturday, Oct. 23 and Sunday, Oct. 24. The new location will provide festival goers with more than one million square feet of waterfront views, which...

Bruno Mars, Janet Jackson Set to Take the Mainstage at Essence Festival of Culture

Essence recently announced Grammy-award winning artists Bruno Mars and Janet Jackson as mainstage headliners for the 2020 Essence Festival of Culture, part of a year-long celebration of the 50th anniversary of Essence. This will be the first-ever Essence Festival appearance and the only 2020 U.S. festival performance for Mars, a...