Imagine a day where any and everything that you thought of in fun and entertainment, that what the BET Experience at L.A. Live on June 28 and June 29 really is.
It is the inaugural official celebration to kick off the annual BET Awards, a weekend that rewards its customers and fans in this blockbuster of celebrating Black entertainment.
Here is what the BET Experience at L.A. Live is:
IT'S ALL ABOUT THE FANS
Movies, gourmet food, beauty and grooming lounges, health and wellness, celebrity basketball games and a lounge to refresh and relax. Plus meet your favorite BET hosts and get free swag.
Check out the live performances by some of soul music’s hottest artists, relax and recharge while learning how to stay fit at the health & wellness booth, snag some fun giveaways & swag and even meet some of your favorite Centric talent.
SATURDAY – MUSIC MATTERS STAGE
Discover the hottest up-and-coming acts on the Music Matters Stage, Saturday 12-6 p.m. Past Music Matters alums include J.Cole, Miguel and Elle Varner. Come see who's got next.
SPIKE'S BELLATOR MMA
Bellator MMA, the largest tournament-based mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion in the world, comes to BET Experience's Fan Fest. Meet fighters like King Mo and Brian Rogers, plus step inside a real life Bellator MMA cage and circle around like a champion!
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Come work out your mind, body and soul. Hit up our celebrity sport court. Try yoga, Pilates or a nice massage. It's all about living better.
A "TASTE" OF TASTE OF SOUL
Bring your appetites and get ready to experience soul food from renowned chefs, serving up main dishes, sides and heart-healthy desserts. This is just a warm-up for the big Taste of Soul Family Festival on October 19 on Crenshaw Blvd.
PARTY PEOPLE IN THE PLACE TO BE
Picture this: You're dancing underneath the stars while A-list DJs keep the beats bumping. It's all part of the BET Experience Fan Fest. How could you miss this?
CELEBRITY GAME PRESENTED BY SPRITE
Ready to see your favorite celebs battle it out on the basketball court? You can at the BET Experience Celebrity Basketball game presented by Sprite!
Are you ready to get down to the hottest music, learn the latest dance steps and possibly get to see your favorite celebs doing a two-step with you at the same damn time? Don't miss the BET Experience Dance-A-Thon!
BET & TASTE OF SOUL COMMUNITY STAGE
Come see performances by local legends and up and coming artists, plus daily raffles for tickets to see the headline acts each night of the BET Experience! This stage will feature the inaugural StarQuest winners Adrian Battle and Beau Williams and much much more.