Celebrity ambassadors turned up the heat in Puerto Rico during Xscape Puerto Rico Arts & Cultural Music Festival at the official hotel partner, Wyndam Grand Rio Mar Beach Resort & Spa. Grammy Award Winning singer Brandy Norwood received the “Woman of Soul: Lifetime Career Achievement” Award. Additional 2017 Festival Ambassadors included: Monifah and her wife Terez Thorpe, Ariane Davis, AzMarie Livingston, Patrick Riley, Juan & Gee Smalls, DJ Toni K, Bishop Oliver Clyde Allen III, Rashad Burgess and DJ Tryfe.
The XSCAPE lifestyle destination festival caters to professional gay men and women of color along with supporters of the LGBT community. Guests enjoyed an action packed weekend consisting of three nights of theme parties, live entertainment by national recording artists, cultural excursions on the island of Puerto Rico, the LGBT film festival, financial workshop seminar, health & wellness workshops, the Vanguard Awards All White Gala and much more.