As you may have heard, OZY Fest is back! We’re so excited to bring you OZY’s “TED meets Coachella” festival with flavorful music and hilarious comedy, as well as bold ideas to #ResetAmerica virtually this May. Best of all? We’ll be bringing back some of your favorite guests from The Carlos Watson Show for live performances and important conversations. Follow us @ozyfest for the latest and greatest, but first, we wanted to give you a little taste of what to expect!
You know her as the longtime congresswoman representing California’s 43rd District: Rep. Maxine Waters is never hesitant to speak out against injustices. At OZY Fest, she’ll share her invaluable insights on resetting the broken justice system in America. And hear her on The Carlos Watson Show discussing COVID, racism and her path to becoming the iconic political figure she is today.
It’s impossible not to have a fascinating conversation with famed writer and Revisionist History podcast host Malcolm Gladwell. On The Carlos Watson Show, he tells Carlos about his journey to intellectual superstardom and how he thinks America can start to work toward racial justice. Get ready to hear him bring more of that insight to OZY Fest!
Aida Rodriguez is the next need-to-know comedian, and you can laugh at her unique brand of comedy at OZY Fest. But first watch this BFF of Tiffany Haddish on The Carlos Watson Show, where she discusses why Taylor Swift making collard greens angered her and how her unique brand of comedy walks the line between insulting and uniting.
You know his name, you’ve seen his face, but do you know his story? Hear Dr. Anthony Fauci share the unique path he took to become one of today’s leading epidemiologists on The Carlos Watson Show. He also tells Carlos that COVID-19 will not be the last pandemic. We’ve asked him to come to OZY Fest to share thoughts on how we prepare for the next pandemic.
On The Carlos Watson Show, you heard Sevyn Streeter share the secrets of how she expresses herself through her music and open up about the R&B queens who made her who she is today. Plus, she improvised songs about 2020 and tequila, and she serenaded Carlos.Streeter is back for OZY Fest with a whole set to perform. It may not include her hot takes on tequila, but it’s sure to get you off your couch and dancing.
Excited to see more from these names and so many more? Be sure to get your OZY Fest tickets today for presale discounts and even special gift cards from your favorite delivery services so you can enjoy food with your festival. We can’t wait to see you there!