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A Blackass Field Trip: New Orleans Edition

Friday, November 8, 2019, 4:00 PM


Please join us for A Blackass Field Trip™ to New Orleans during Veterans Day Weekend! The trip is scheduled from Friday, November 8 to Monday, November 11. The total cost is $699 plus tax and fees per person with a limited number of early bird tickets for $649. The total cost includes hotel accommodations, daily breakfast buffets, roundtrip airport shuttle and ground transportation, welcome reception with a food truck and wine tasting, plantation and cultural city tours, admission to plantation and cultural sites, film screening, trap yoga and zumba workshop, seafood boil by the bayou, and a giftbag with a t-shirt and tote. The total cost does not include flight. The trip is adults only and tickets are limited. Men and allies are welcome. To purchase your ticket, a $200 deposit is due by Thursday, February 28 and the remaining balance is due by Sunday, September 30 — with an option for a payment plan. For trip updates, please follow us at www.instagram.com/blackassfieldtrip.  FAQs What is A Blackass Field Trip™? A Blackass Field Trip™ is an intimately curated excursion designed to educate Black people on the Black experience by exploring Black spaces across the Black diaspora that have influenced Black history.  Are early bird tickets available?  Yes, but for double occupancy rooms only. The total cost is $649 plus tax and fees for a limited time. Early bird tickets will be on sale until January 15 or once the limited allotment of tickets have been sold.  How do I pay my remaining balance? Unless you purchased a full payment ticket, an invoice for the remaining balance of $449 for early bird tickets or $499 for regular tickets for a double occupancy room will be sent via PayPal invoice with a final balance due by Sunday, September 30. However, a payment plan option is available with $224.50 due by Tuesday, July 31 and $224.50 due by Sunday, September 30 for early bird tickets or $249.50 due by Tuesday, July 31 and $249.50 due by Sunday, September 30 for regular tickets — which will also be paid via PayPal invoice.   Are single occupancy rooms available? Yes, but at a considerable increase in cost.  To purchase a single occupancy ticket, please contact info@blackassfieldtrip.com. What is the cost for tax and fees? A 6% processing fee will be applied per ticket at check-out.  Is my ticket refundable? No. Tickets are non-refundable — to include deposits. However, tickets are transferrable up to 7 days prior to the date of departure. To transfer your ticket, please contact info@blackassfieldtrip.com. What does my ticket include? Your ticket includes hotel accommodations for a 3-night stay at the Aloft New Orleans Downtown, daily breakfast buffet, roundtrip airport shuttle and ground transportation, plantation and cultural city tours, admission to plantation and cultural sites, seafood boil by the bayou, and a giftbag with a t-shirt and tote. For more information about the transportation and tour company, visit https://www.bigeasy.com/ and to learn more about the hotel accommodations, visit https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/msyal-aloft-new-orleans-downtown/. Please note that ground transportation will be provide via a 56-passenger motor coach with electricial outlets and WiFi.   What does my ticket not include? Your ticket does not include flight. Participants are responsible for securing his or her's own transportation to and from New Orleans. Your ticket also does not include lunches nor dinners — with the exception of the seafood boil by the bayou. Please note that a list of local Black-owned restaurants is provided below. Your ticket also does not include any room incidentals and/or services.  Ground transportation is provided are all coordinated events; however, participants are responsible for securing his or her's own transportation for all other activities. Available options include Uber, Lyft, and/or streetcars via the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority — which are $1.25 per ride. For more information, to include

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