The "Ultimate Hip Hop Experience" entertainment summit and music festival is a one day event held in Charlotte, NC during the CIAA Basketball Tournament weekend. This event is a celebration of Hip-Hop culture and focuses on showcasing all aspects of the foundation of Hip-Hop - DJing/Producing, Emceeing, Breaking and Graffiti. This 10-hour Hip-Hop mega marathon consists of a talent & performance showcase, freestyle battle, DJ showcase, beat battle, break dance battle, and much more. The "Ultimate Hip-Hop Experience" will also feature education panels with music industry veterans so attendees can gain key knowledge about the inner workings on the industry and keep up with trends in the ever changing entertainment world. From start to finish "The Ultimate Hip-Hop Experience" will excite, entertain, and educated Hip-Hop heads from all age groups, cultures, and walks of life.