“The Real” is going to The 2016 ESSENCE® Festival Presented by Coca-Cola®, and one lucky winner and a friend will have a chance to join for the Ultimate Girlfriends’ Getaway!

Watch “The Real” May 16-20th for your chance to win a VIP trip for two.

How to Play


Tune in to “The Real” May 16-20th and watch for the code word of the day. 

Fill out the form below. Be sure to enter daily!

All correct entries will be placed in a random drawing for the grand prize.

Grand Prize


The trip for 2 to the 2016 ESSENCE FESTIVAL INCLUDES:

• VIP Passes to attend THE REAL taping at the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience

• 2 Tickets to the ESSENCE Festival concerts at the Superdome on July 1, 2 and 3

• Round trip airfare for two to New Orleans

• 1 Hotel Room for two in New Orleans

• 1 Ground Transportation for winner and their guest to and from the airport in New Orleans

Must be able to travel June 30 – July 4.

Enter below for your chance to win

The registration for this giveaway ended on May 20, 2016 at 11:59 PM PST.