Tom Joyner, host of the Tom Joyner Morning Show, together with Allstate Insurance Company, the largest publicly held personal lines insurance company in America, is once again sharing the “party with a purpose” with the listener family by bringing more entertainment along with more educational and empowering activities to the 2008 Tom Joyner Family Reunion ® event in Orland o, FL during Labor Day weekend. Scheduled for August 28 ““ September 1, 2008, the Tom Joyner Family Reunion is over flowing with activities for both the new school and old school audiences. The Gaylord Palms ® Resort & Convention Center in Orland o, Florida will set the stage for a star powered three day concert event featuring Oscar winning powerhouse Jennifer Hudson and the legendary soul singer Al Green. Also performing during the “Grown Folks” concert experience will be the beautiful and talented Solange Knowles and R&B crooner Lyfe Jennings. As a bonus this year, a late night comedy concert has been added after the musical performances which will include funny guys Mark Curry, Marvin Dixon, A.J. Jamal, Gary Owens, and Damon Williams, all hosted by “˜The Fly DJ’ Tom Joyner and J Anthony Brown. Then the Sunday Gospel Explosion brings the weekend music celebration to a close with high spirits when Grammy award winning gospel duo Mary Mary grace the stage, along with the dynamic group Trin-I-Tee 5:7 and hosted by the incomparable Dr. Bobby Jones. Additionally, the “˜new school’ audience will have a concert full of R&B and Hip Hop stars at the “Shawty House Party” on Saturday night featuring Hot Stylz with their hit single “Lookin’ Boy”, as well as DJ Unk, hot girl group Lady Lux, and many more. Tickets for all concerts can be purchased now through Ticketmaster.com or by calling 407-839-3900. Although the full weekend packages sold out in just eight short weeks, thousand s of listeners will still be able to join in the family fun during the day with Tom and the crew by attending the Family Expo on Friday and Saturday. The expo will boost live music performances by hot R&B artist Dwele and the sultry soul artist Eric Benet. To inform and empower there will be a can’t miss relationship panel featuring celebrity couple Doug and Jackie Christie and moderated by famed writer Finesse Mitchell; a literary showcase presented by Sybil’s Book Club highlighting best selling African American children’s books; health and business seminars; and special exhibits. Plus, the Tom Joyner Morning Show will broadcast live Friday morning from the Family Expo hall and all listeners in the area are invited to attend. Those attendees who purchased the full Family Reunion package received an unprecedented family vacation value, which included one (1) guest room for three (or four) nights at the Gaylord Palms Resort ®; Theme park tickets for each person (both SeaWorld ® theme parks, both Universal Orland o ® theme parks, and one Walt Disney World ® theme park); Admission to the Family Expo and evening music/comedy events for each person; Five family meals; and complimentary transportation to and from the Family Reunion events.For more information about Tom Joyner Family Reunion, log onto blackamericaweb.com (https://blackamericaweb.com/family08/FR08Entertainment.html).