Oprah’s The Life You Want WeekendSep 12 - 13 , 2014 The Palace of Auburn Hills
Harpo Studios, O, The Oprah Magazine, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and William Morris Endeavor Entertainment (WME) bring “Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend,” a transformational weekend featuring Oprah Winfrey and a team of special guests, sponsored by Olay and Toyota, to The Palace of Auburn Hills Sept. 12-13.
Tickets for the weekend event, starting at $99, are on sale at Oprah.com/tour.
Friday, Sept. 12
Will Call Open: 10 a.m.
O Town (in The Palace parking lot): 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Doors Open: 5:30 p.m.
An Evening with Oprah: 7 - 9 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 13
Will Call Open: 7 a.m.
O Town (in The Palace parking lot): 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Doors Open: 8 a.m.
Event inside with The Life You Want "Life Trailblazers" Iyanla Vanzant, Rob Bell, Elizabeth Gilbert and Mark Nepo: 9 a.m. - 5:30 p..m
“All of my life I have wanted to lead people to an empathy space. To a gratitude space,” said Oprah Winfrey. “I want us all to fulfill our greatest potential. To find our calling, and summon the courage to live it.”
The tour stop will span two days. On Friday night, Oprah will take the stage, bringing her personal story and insights to life in a one of a kind intimate evening. Then on Saturday, Oprah will lead a day-long gathering of thousands with handpicked thought leaders and pop culture icons including Iyanla Vanzant, star of OWN’s hit series Iyanla Fix My Life, regular O Magazine contributor, best-selling author and spiritual life coach; best-selling author of Eat Pray Love, Elizabeth Gilbert; and one of Time 100’s Most Influential people, Pastor Rob Bell.
For the weekend experience, Olay and Toyota sponsorships are natural fits. “When women feel their best beautiful, they feel stronger, more confident and empowered,” says Lela Coffey, Marketing Director of North American Beauty Care at Procter and Gamble. “Olay is excited to be partnering with ‘Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend’ to spread the message that women should never have to settle and help them put their best face forward – the best possible version of themselves every day.”
“At Toyota, we believe in inspiring our guests to go places they may never have imagined possible,” said Jack Hollis, vice president marketing, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. “By partnering with ‘Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend’ on this exciting new tour, we hope to empower countless women from coast to coast to strive toward new levels of achievement.”
In addition, VIP experience, concierge and gift bag opportunities will be available in each city depending on ticket level. For more information on the tour, please visit www.oprah.com/tour.
Each event ticket includes access to O Town - a pop-up town square located in The Palace parking lot, where all the connection, self-discovery and energy of Oprah’s Life You Want Weekend gets amplified! O Town hours are 10am – 6pm on Friday and 7am – 4pm on Saturday.
At O Town, join the giant dance party. Connect with inspiring entrepreneurs who’ve made their own dreams come true. Indulge your style, your smile, your beauty, your hair - and every part of your self care - with the help of expert pamperers! Picture YOU on the cover of O, The Oprah Magazine…and make it a reality at the O, The Oprah Magazine Lounge. See luminaries like Gayle King and Creative Director Adam Glassman.
Also, take a trip down memory lane in the Oprah Show Gallery highlighting 25 years of memorable Oprah and celebrity guest moments. Unleash your creativity on a graffiti art wall. Post your group selfie to the "what completes me" smile wall. Celebrate yourself and your friends - Oprah style. Be sure to allow time to shop exclusive tour merchandise from Peace, Love, World at the O Shop before heading to the arena to hear from Oprah and her Life Trailblazers. Go to www.oprahweekend.com/events/o-town for more information on O Town.