When it comes to deciding a dream destination to enjoy your holidays, Jamaica always is at or near the top of the list. And why wouldn’t it? From beautiful beaches, perfect weather, fancy resorts, and number of festivals constantly taking place. All we need is a cruise to take us all to this beyond beautiful paradise for our vacations.
Some of the most famous and fun music festivals which take place in Jamaica are Reggae Sumfest 2018, Dream Weekend 2018, and International Reggae Day 2018. If you are looking forward to attending the best music festivals, you have come to the right place. Jamaica is known for offering some of the best music festivals, which are comprised of great music, delicious food, and some of the best music artists from around the world.
Read on to learn about each festival and what you can expect to experience at these events.
International Reggae Day 2018
July 1st is the day which is recognized as International Reggae Day. It is comprised of 24 hours of celebration for reggae culture and the influence it has on Jamaican music. This globally renowned event is hosted in Kingston and has extensive international media coverage.
The objective of this event is to celebrate the best of Jamaican creativity and its global impact. With the power of music, communication technology and media, the event unites nations and different cultures. Go to Jamaica and celebrate International Reggae Day in your own way. You wouldn’t want to miss this fun. People from all over the world come to Jamaica only to celebrate International Reggae Day. Book your tickets for 2018 international Reggae Day and have the best time of your life!
Reggae Sumfest 2018
Reggae Sumfest is one of the most anticipated music festivals that takes place in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Reggae Sumfest got started in 1993 by Robert Russell and Johnny Gourzong, along with a very dedicated group of Montego Bay businessmen. Reggae Sumfest then began to thrive and adapt a number of themes throughout the decades, including exciting performances by some of the biggest stars in music, such as Rihanna, Usher, Kanye West, Chris Brown, 50 Cent, Alicia Keys, Nicky Minaj, Lionel Ritchie, and a number of other international stars.
This festival has also presented the greatest and most authentic line-ups of Jamaican and International stars of Reggae and Dancehall artists, such as Damian “Junior Gong” Marley, Ziggy Marley, Stephen Marley, Dennis Brown, The Mighty Diamonds, Toots & The Maytals, Sugar Minott, Beres Hammond, Burning Spear, Gregory Issacs, Jimmy Cliff, Frankie Paul, Freddie McGregor, Chronixx, Buju Banton, Tarrus Riley, Barrington Levy, Luciano, Shaggy, Shabba Ranks, Vybz Kartel, Bounty Killer, Ninja Man, Elephant Man, Beenie Man, Capleton, Lady Saw, Tommy Lee Sparta, Spice, Popcaan, and virtually every artist in the world of Jamaican Reggae and Dancehall music. Besides Reggae Sumfest being the largest music festival in Jamaica, it is truly the most authentic Reggae and Dancehall festival in the world.
Reggae Sumfest 2018 is going to take place this year from the 15th to 21st of July. And as always it is going to better than ever!
Dream Weekend 2018
Dream Weekend is a five day music festival that also takes place each year and features five days of great music and energetic vibes. Dream Weekend is another one of the most anticipated music festivals in Jamaica, which takes place on the white sandy beaches of Negril, Jamaica, for 5 non-stop days of back-to-back parties, which includes popular high-energy genres of music, performances from international as well as local artists. From exclusive world-class liquor to amazing food, exceptional music, remarkable performances, Dream Weekend has got you covered. Make sure you book your tickets soon for one of the most anticipated festivals in Jamaica.
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