Youth Empowerment Project

YEP Fest


Join us for YEP Fest 2020 Presented by IBERIABANK

WHAT IS YEP FEST? A street festival and fundraiser for Youth Empowerment Project, featuring live music, pedicab races, restaurants, and a Kid’s Zone. Attended by over 500 patrons, YEP Fest offers a day of fun for all ages.

WHO: Hot 8 Brass Band & Shamarr Allen

WHEN: Sunday, March 22nd, 2020, 12-4pm

WHERE: 1600 Block of Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70113

WHY: All proceeds go towards helping young people improve their lives and the lives of others.

Buy your tickets to the YEP Fest Patron Party

Volunteer for YEP Fest

For sponsorship opportunities, view our YEP Fest Sponsorship Invitation. For more information, contact Nicole Woolfolk at or (504) 522-1316, ext. 248.


Thank you to our 2020 sponsors!


                                                 Rusovich Family Foundation

                                                    Elizabeth A. Boh

                            Ben Allen

                                                               Mrs. Robert H. Boh

                    Alan Franco

                                                          Adam Hawf

                                            Stephanie & Jeff Haynes

                     R Bar New Orleans