Essence Festival

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#TeamBeautiful is offering you a very exciting opportunity to go to this year’s Essence Music Fest in New Orleans as a courtesy of InteractiveOne!

The “I Wanna Go” sweepstakes starts Thursday, May 28 at 12:00 pm and ends on Thursday, June 18th at 11:59 pm. This contest will only be conducted online. Four winners will be chosen from a random drawing.

Here’s some basic information about the sweepstakes:


Two winners will each be awarded one pair of Essence Music Festival tickets in New Orleans, L.A. July 2nd-5th.

Two winners will each be awarded two Now Playing show tickets in New Orleans, L.A. July 2nd-5th.


Entrants must be 21 years of age or older, located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and have a valid, non-private Twitter account. Participants may only win once during this sweepstakes.


To enter, follow Hello Beautiful’s twitter account (@HelloBeautiful) and tweet and let us know which artist you are most excited to see at the Essence Music Festival. Include hashtags #IWannaGo and #HBSweeps.


1. Limit one (1) entry per person regardless of method of entry. Duplicate entries by the same person will be subject to disqualification. All terms and conditions and terms of use of apply.

2. Winners will be notified via Twitter Direct Message on Friday, June 19 2015.

3. Winners will have 48 hours from the time they are notified to claim prize, in accordance with the terms set forth below, or prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner, time permitting.

4. All Sweepstakes winners must sign and date official Sponsor release, provide a fully executed W9 form, and a copy of a valid photo ID within five (5) days of receipt. Failure to do so will result in winner forfeiting the prize.

5. By participating in the Sweepstakes, the winner agrees to have their name, voice, picture, portrait, likeness, biographical information, address (city and state) or statements made by each winner regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this Sweepstakes, in any media now known or hereafter devised for advertising or promotional purposes without additional compensation (except where prohibited by law), and must sign a publicity release prior to acceptance of the prize. By entering this Sweepstakes, each participant agrees to comply with the Official Rules and the decisions of the Sweepstakes sponsor which shall be final and binding in all aspects relating to the Sweepstakes.

6. Odds of winning depend upon the number of Qualified Entrants participating during the Sweepstakes Period.

Transportation to and from the festival will be the sole responsibility of the winner and his/her guest. Not the Sponsor.

Click HERE for full contest rules. Good luck!

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