The Sessoms Group Inc.
Entertainment, Concerts, Event Planning, Artist Booking & Event Management

 
8th Annual Classic R&B Weekend and Empowerment Conference

Friday, November 7, Saturday, November 8, and Sunday, November 9, 2014

Bushkill, Pennsylvania

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ach November The Sessoms Group along with Voice Distributions presents the annual Classic R&B Weekend.  This event is a true musical celebration and one people attend from all over the East Coast and various parts of the world.

Past performers have included Morris Day and The Time,The Ohio Players, Russell Thompkins Jr. and The New Stylistics, The Manhattans, Atlantic Starr, The Delfonics, Blue Magic, Heatwave, Harold Melvin's Blue Notes, Howard Hewett, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Eddie Holman, Kurtis Blow, The Sugar Hill Gang, GQ, Enchantment, Surface, Slave, Alyson Williams, and many others.


 Last
 years line-up included Russell Thompkins Jr. and the new Stylistics, Harold Melvin's Blue Notes, Blue Magic music inc., Peaches and Herb, The Floaters, Soul Generation, and The mighty Force MD's,  all performing with live bands with professional sound and theater lighting.

This weekend is much more than music, though music plays a huge part in what we do as evidenced by the tremendous sound and lights used for the live concerts that have sold out for the past 6 years. 

Listed below is a sampling of our itinerary that is a true example of all the wonderful activities that take place each year. 
 

Itinerary 

Friday 
 

Guest Check-In/ Pre-Registration Activities
 

2:00pm-2:00am: Vendors Market


4:00 PM  Mini Workshops

6:00 PM Mini Workshops

8:00pm-2:00am: Classic R&B Dance Party   


8:30pm-9:30pm: Live Music by Various Professional & Upcoming artists  


10:00pm-2:00am: 60's-80's Party   


10:00pm-12:00am: Games & Tournament    


10:45pm - Until: Live Comedy & Live Music   


11:00 pm Pre-Midnight All You can Eat Buffet


Saturday 

8:00am-10:00am: All You Can Breakfast Buffet 

10:00am: Women’s Workshop

10:00am: Men’s Forum
 

1:00pm-3:00pm: Line Dance and Step Dance Class 
   
4:00pm-6:00pm:  Semi-Formal Dinner and Awards Banquet  

6:20pm: Doors to Concert Opens for Package Patrons  

6:45pm:   Annual Northern Classic R&B Concert   

10:00pm-2:00am: Classic R&B After Party - All Ballrooms  


 Sunday 

8:00am-10:00am:
All YouCan Eat Breakfast Buffet & Gospel Show  

8:00am - 1:00pm Vendors Market 


11:00am - 1:00pm: Checkout & Departure  




 

 
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