News from MegaFest A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jul 10, 2015, 07:04 ET

"A Time To Laugh" Comedy Show Adds Talent To MegaFest Line Up

 MegaFest, the nation's largest inspirational family festival, today announced comedian Sheryl Underwood will headline "A Time to Laugh"...

Jun 05, 2015, 07:07 ET

MegaFest Adds Tyler Perry's "Madea on the Run" Play to Line Up

MegaFest, the nation's largest inspirational family festival, today announced Tyler Perry's new stage play, "Madea on the Run," will make a tour...

May 11, 2015, 07:11 ET

MegaFest Demonstrates Global Reach, Adds Speakers From Three Continents To Line-Up

 MegaFest, the nation's largest inspirational family festival today announced the addition of several speakers to its powerhouse lineup of...

Jan 23, 2015, 11:30 ET
Aug. 20-22  It's More Than a Festival...It's an Experience (PRNewsFoto/MegaFest 2015)

T.D. Jakes Brings Nation's Largest Inspirational Festival Back to Dallas

 More than 85,000 attendees from more than 30 countries will descend upon Dallas for MegaFest 2015, hosted by T.D. Jakes, from August 20 to 22....

Aug 27, 2013, 09:33 ET

MegaFest's Woman of Purpose Concert to feature Academy Award Winner Jennifer Hudson, Brandy, Baby Face, Mary Mary

 Jennifer Hudson, an Oscar and Grammy winner, will perform at T.D. Jakes' MegaFest Woman of Purpose concert. Comedian and talk show host Steve...

Aug 20, 2013, 08:13 ET

Bishop T.D. Jakes' MegaFest 2013 Announces Sponsors

 MegaFest 2013, the three-day inspirational family festival hosted by Bishop T.D. Jakes and slated for Aug. 29-31 in Dallas, is proud to...

Aug 12, 2013, 10:05 ET
Jul 16, 2013, 09:03 ET
Jennifer Hudson and Terrence Howard star in "Winnie Mandela," slated to be screened at the first-ever International Faith & Family Film Festival in Dallas, Texas, August 29-31, during Bishop T.D. Jakes' MegaFest. Photo courtesy Image Entertainment. for more information.  (PRNewsFoto/MegaFest, Image Entertainment)

Bishop T.D. Jakes Brings Inaugural International Faith and Family Film Festival to MegaFest 2013

 The inaugural International Faith and Family Film Festival will debut at Bishop T.D. Jakes' MegaFest 2013 in Dallas, August 29-31, at the...

Jun 24, 2013, 10:03 ET
Bishop T.D. Jakes will host MegaFest in Dallas, August 29-31, 2013. America's largest inspirational festival will bring together four of Jakes' most popular conferences: ManPower, Woman Thou Art Loosed, MegaYouth and MegaKidz. The festival will also showcase a three-day entertainment line up, featuring Cedric the Entertainer, Niecy Nash, Mary Mary,  Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, Holly Robinson Peete, Tisha Campbell Martin, Ray Chew and Kim Burrell. Visit or @tdjmegafest for more information.  (PRNewsFoto/MegaFest)

Mega-Stars Cedric the Entertainer, Mary Mary And More Set To Headline MegaFest In Dallas August 29 - 31; Tickets On Sale Friday, June 28

 MegaFest, the three-day family festival hosted by T.D. Jakes, will deliver an amazing lineup of inspirational entertainment when top...

May 29, 2013, 08:18 ET

T.D. Jakes Brings Largest U.S. Inspirational Festival Home to Dallas

More than 50,000 attendees from some 40 countries will descend upon Dallas for MegaFest, hosted by T.D. Jakes, from August 29 to 31. The three-day...

Jun 29, 2005, 01:00 ET

Bishop T.D. Jakes Highlights Faith and Family at MegaFest 2005, One of the Largest International Religious Gatherings Ever

ATLANTA, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- After setting an attendance record of 140,000 from more than 55 countries at the Georgia Dome, and reaching 314...