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Allstate Insurance Company and Tom Joyner Join Together to Celebrate Family
Tom Joyner and Allstate Return to Kissimmee, FL this Labor Day Weekend with Concerts, Celebrities, Comedy, Educational Seminars and Much More
Dallas, TX, July 6, 2016 - Tom Joyner, host of the nationally syndicated Tom Joyner Morning Show®, along with Allstate Insurance Company, is celebrating family fun with the 2016 Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion. Labor Day weekend, September 1st – September 5th, families from all over the country will join Joyner and his celebrity friends for a weekend filled with stellar concerts, passes to Universal Studios, interaction with celebrities and leaders, enlightening seminars, and endless activities for people of all ages to enjoy inside the free expo open to the public. The event will be held at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Kissimmee, Florida.
This year, the family event will feature concerts from Jill Scott, El DeBarge, Erica Campbell, Chrisette Michele, BJ the Chicago Kid, The Masters of Funk featuring Brick, Bar-Kays, ConFunkShun, and Steve Arrington; plus comedians, inspiration and after parties with Ed Lover, Monie Love and Willie Moore Jr. with more to come.
Joyner created his annual “Family Party With A Purpose®” in 2003. Every year, the event features a star lineup of today’s hottest artists and the most popular names in classic and contemporary R&B, hip-hop, soul, and blues. In years past, thousands of guests made their way to the sold out event which has included show stopping performances by Jennifer Hudson, Aretha Franklin, The Jacksons, Soulja Boy, Kirk Franklin, Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds, Destiny’s Child, Earth Wind & Fire, Fantasia, Janelle Monáe, LL Cool J, Maxwell and many more have performed on the event stage.
For more information about the 2016 Allstate Tom Joyner Family Reunion, visit FamilyReunion.BlackAmericaWeb.com.
About the Tom Joyner Morning Show
The nation’s #1 syndicated urban morning show, The Tom Joyner Morning Show, has distinguished itself over the years as continuously giving back to its audience with quality programming, highly popular promotions, special events and philanthropy. Since 1999, Joyner has raised more than $60 million to help keep students in historically black colleges and universities with the Tom Joyner Foundation. The Morning Show with co-hosts Sybil Wilkes, J. Anthony Brown also features Roland Martin, Sherri Shepherd, and CNN’s Don Lemon. The Tom Joyner Morning Show is distributed by Reach Media Inc., a subsidiary of Radio One.
The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) is the nation’s largest publicly held personal lines insurer, protecting approximately 16 million households from life’s uncertainties through auto, home, life and other insurance offered through its Allstate, Esurance, Encompass and Answer Financial brand names. Now celebrating its 85th anniversary as an insurer, Allstate is widely known through the slogan “You’re In Good Hands With Allstate®.” Allstate agencies are in virtually every local community in America. In 2015, The Allstate Foundation, Allstate, its employees and agency owners gave $36 million to support local communities.
Kelly Harrington, REACH Media Inc.
Gaylord Palms® Resort & Convention Center (407) 248-9191
6000 W Osceola Pkwy, Kissimmee, FL 34746