FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Festival Invites Women Everywhere to the Ultimate Weekend Getaway
FestiGals® celebrates women, their lives and friendships while supporting women’s causes
WHO: Women everywhere of all ages
WHAT: A weekend festival dedicated to celebrating women! Fashion, food, friendship and fun, FestiGals® is the original girlfriend getaway for women to recharge and reconnect with a relaxing, festive and authentic New Orleans experience. Whether you’re in the mood to shop, eat, drink, explore local culture and history or just relax and be pampered, FestiGals® has you covered. Choose from our New Orleans Escapade Packages or customize your own visit.
Highlights of the weekend include the following, to name a few:
S.H.E. Series: A series of seminars with dynamic guests speaking on a variety of topics
dedicated to Self, Heart and Empowerment (S.H.E.) featuring a keynote luncheon with
CNN Special Correspondent, Soledad O’Brien!
Fire & Ice: Bienville House Cocktail block party featuring “HOT” firemen, “COOL” cocktails,
Rockin’ Dopsie and Amanda Shaw.
If These Walls Could Talk: Private tours that take you behind the walls of the French Quarter, Garden District and nearby plantations for a glimpse of New Orleans history and architecture
Retail Therapy: Spa and shopping experiences that will pamper and spoil
Diva Dine Arounds: Fine and casual dining at some of New Orleans most famous restaurants
Sinfully Sweet: A chocolate and wine pairing experience for sweet indulgers
Stiletto Stroll: An authentic New Orleans style parade for all FestiGalsÒ guests and sponsors
Sip n’ Sashay: Slip on your walking shoes for a sophisticated bar crawl
Gospel & Grits: A soulful brunch where you can sing, clap and dance while enjoying fabulous food; perfect close to FestiGalsÒ weekend
WHEN: Friday, October 7 – Sunday, October 9, 2011
WHERE: Hotel Monteleone – FestiGalsÒ Headquarters
214 Royal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
WHY: FestiGalsÒ is about having fun with your closest girlfriends while supporting women’s causes. FestiGalsÒ is partnering with Women for Women International and Dress for Success to give back to women everywhere.
Visit www.FestiGals.org for details and ticket information. Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/FestiGalsNewOrleans and follow us on Twitter @FestiGalsNOLA. Questions? Call 1-855-GAL-WKND (425-9563) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FestiGalsÒ, conceived by Diane B. Lyons, CMP, DMCP, promises to be an event that women and their girlfriends will remember forever. Lyons has 25+ years as a professional event planner, creating one-of-a-kind memorable experiences in New Orleans. FestiGalsÒ is a world-class girls weekend full of festivities for “Just Us Women.” The weekend is about having fun with your closest girls while supporting women’s causes. FestiGalsÒ has partnered with international women’s organizations and several local charities to give back to women everywhere.