Prepare yourself for an amazing weekend of empowerment, fun, and total transformation.

Friday August 1, 2014:

4pm Festival Opens Exhibits Open


4:00 p.m. – 4:10 p.m. Kick Off Meet & Greet Welcome Meesa & Meah Introduction / Ice Breaker

4:10 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. Be a piece of the Rock

4:50 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Praise Break Artist ………. Eleven 8

5:00 p.m. – 5:40 p.m. Rap Break Artist

5:40 p.m. – 6:25 p.m. Don’t leave home without it! Rep your Family!

6:25 p.m. – 6:35 p.m . Performer Tony Collins II (Violin)

6:35 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Take this Life and love it!

5pm Kick Off Meet & Greet - ADULT (Lobby)

6pm Heavy Meet & Greet Ice breaker Becky A Davis/ MVP Work - ADULT (Lobby)

8pm Concert featuring top Inspirational Jazz Neo Soul & R&B Artist Lisa McClendon & Speaker Pastor Van Moody & J Moss Main Concert (Ballroom)

Saturday August 2nd Events:

Doors Open @ 9am All Activities start at 10 Am YOUTH ACTIVITIES (AGF Health Pavillion Stage) Hosted by Riki Brooks

10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. If you won’t carry the BALL, you cannot lead the Team

10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Literary Spoken Word Scholarship Contest AGF Health Pavillion Stage

11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Literary Spoken Word Scholarship Contest AGF Health Pavillion Stage

11:45 p.m. – 12:00 p.m. Closing Remarks / Comments

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch on your own

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Gospel Festival Exclusive Midday Concert – Natalie Grant & Guest

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Gospel Festival Exhibits, Vendors & Displays

5:00 p.m. PAL Red Carpet Photo Opt (Attire Formal)

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m

7:00 p.m. Youth Literary Awards Ballroom

10am Workshop Room ….. Ballroom …..“ No Limits NO LIMITS You have the power to excel in every aspect of your life by learning how to change the outcomes I n your life. This high energy, engaging and inspirational workshop will help you ,Identify your fingerprint on your life outcomes, Get clear on what you need to do to win in life, Remove mental distractions and mental clutter to improve your life, Live your dreams in reality …. Facilitator Back A Davis MVP (Ballroom)

10am – 11am……. Room 119 "My Body, My Health, My Life, - Health & Wellness" Hosted by Paula Grant featuring… Dr. Rogsbert Phillips - Reed Surgeon specializing in Breast Cancer & Founder of Sisters by Choice Breast Cancer Clinic, and a host of Health Care Providers special welcome Darnisha Harrison Ceo & Founder of Ennaid Pharmaceuticals.

11am - 12 noon……. Room 119 “Can U Handle The Capital” - Financial Empowerment Workshop What do you when you get the money Learn ways to maximize every penny that goes into your pocket. Lorra Brown, Kenny Pugh & Deborah Hightower

12 noon – 1pm……. Room 119 “Women Lead Other Women through Mentoring” Moderated by Tanika Cabral Sr. Manager, Channel Planning & Development and Vice President of Engagement for women’s LINC at Coca-Cola Refreshments., other panelist include “Aurea Mc Geary Emmy Award winner Live Your Legacy TV Series & Summit

1pm - 3pm……. Room 119 "The Business of Music & Ministry Symposium" Presented and facilitated by Nationally Syndicated Award Winning Broadcaster and former National Music Director, Ace Alexander. Along with veteran radio personality and author Denise Hill, Suzette Mayweather of Mayweather entertainment, attorney and industry strategist Angela D. Green, songwriter and recording artist Lisa McClendon, Jan Smith aka “Mama J” and other industry experts. Everyone is invited to attend that desires to increase their knowledge and understanding in Gospel, mainstream entertainment, industry and ministry

Noon – 2pm……. Room 117 & 118 “Lunch with The Fella's” CANCELLED

2pm Exclusive Midday Concert with Natalie Grant, & Guest .

4pm - 6pm Break Visit Exhibits Vendor & Displays

5:30pm……. Red Carpet Photo Opt/ Black Tie / Formal 5:30pm Dinner Seating Ballroom Opens Women of Excellence Photo Opt

6pm Dinner Served

7pm Preshow Entertainment Awards / Acknowledgments Women of Excellence Entrance & Introduction Honorary Award Recipients

Women of Excellence & Youth Pastors
Natalie Grant, Woman of the Year Award
Vickie Winan, Iconic Gospel Music Award
Richard L. Jackson, Lifetime Achievement Humanitarian Wellness Award
Dr. Charles Distinguished Leadership Award
Pastor of the Year Award Dr. T L Penny

Special acknowledgement to: Men of Honor

8pm - 11pm Black Tie Closing Concert