Essence Fest 2020

Celebrating black womanhood in all of its glory

4 Days 3 Nights

July 3- July 6, 2020

About the Trip

Essence Festival, an annual event held every 4th of July weekend in New Orleans, to empower and to celebrate African American women in all of their glory with seminars and educational segments that will inspire us on our incredible journey.
Essence Festival draws music lovers from all over the world with it’s star studded concert line up that’s guaranteed to keep you dancing in the aisles.

Passport Besties has accommodations at The AC Hotel by Marriott located on Canal Street right next to the French quarters close to Bourbon St. this hotel aims to offer you European-style hospitality.

Here’s what our package offers:

Room with 2 double beds

Meet and Greet


Swag Bag

Jazzy Pass

What’s not included:

Tickets to Essence Events (purchase event tickets from reputable dealers)

Travel protection

Other Information

Protect Your Investment:

Life happens so protect your investment with travel insurance. (Optional but highly recommended).

Here are a few insurance companies however you are free to find the best option for you.

Travel GuardTravel SafeAllianz


Making reservations for this 2020 Essence Fest package signifies your acceptance of our Terms and Conditions.

You must make your reservations in the name that is on your government issued identification you will use to check-in at the hotel.

All of your payments to Sunjai Travel and Tours (Passport Besties) are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Please ensure your roommate has made his/her reservations and are making timely payments as required as price is subject to single occupancy rate should they cancel.

Payments are on automatic billing and are processed on the 20th of every month.  If you should go more than 60 days without any payment your reservations may automatically cancel without notice.

Stay elegant! Make memories! See you at the Essence Festival!