LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — BET is teaming up with AEG to present The BET Experience at L.A. LIVE June 28, 29 & 30, 2013, which is set to coincide with the BET Awards Broadcasting in its first year at the downtown L.A. entertainment complex.
Billed as a three-day celebration of music, entertainment, and Black culture, the 'Experience' will include live music performances, television taping, seminars, sports exhibits as well as a variety of clubs and afterparties at L.A. LIVE.
The Experience will include concerts at the Staples Center and the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live, as well as the free-to-the-public Music Matters stage which will feature new and developing artists.
"We are very excited about partnering with BET to create the BET Experience at L.A. Live across all of our marquee venues and look forward to hosting the 2013 BET Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE," said Tim Leiweke, President & CEO, AEG. "This new, signature three-day festival at L.A. Live, capped off with the 2013 BET Awards at Nokia Theatre, will be an opportunity for fans to celebrate music, entertainment and culture all together in one location in downtown Los Angeles. Creating an entire weekend of programming and activities for fans with a great partner like BET is exactly what we envisioned for L.A. LIVE when we opened just a few years ago." – CelebrityAcess Staff Writers