Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church hosts annual GospelFest 2015
Baton Rouge, LA: Often referred to as the “Christian version of New Orleans’ Jazz Fest,” Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church (9700 Scenic Highway, Baton Rouge, LA) will host its annual GospelFest, July 31 – August 1, 2015. T
his rainproof indoor festival is an eclectic showcase of various Gospel talents.
GospelFest 2015 is a two-day music ministry workshop and showcase for various talents, such as music, dance, comedy, poetry and mime. Participants will receive lyrics, Biblical teachings on a singer’s purpose in worship, and guidance on how to enhance their vocal skills from Stellar Award nominee, Pastor Jai Reed of New Orleans, LA.
The workshop registration fee is $10.00, which includes a workshop booklet containing Pastor Reed’s instructions and songs, a workshop bag, free bottled water, and entry into GospelFest. General admission to Saturday’s GospelFest is $10.00. Workshop participants will accompany Pastor Reed as background vocalists during a special performance at Saturday’s GospelFest activities.
Businesses are also encouraged to participate by renting a vendor booth. Spaces are available for inside the performance area or the perimeter Galleria surrounding the performance square. Both options are inside. If vendors prefer an outside space, or require electricity, accommodations are available.
For more information, contact 225-775-2740.