The Edmonton Reggae Festival Society is thrilled to announce the return of the beloved Edmonton Reggae Festival back home in downtown Edmonton after a few years of construction and being on Alberta Avenue. On Saturday, August 19, 2023, reggae enthusiasts from all over will gather at the picturesque Louise McKinney Riverfront Park for a day filled with infectious rhythms, cultural exploration, and the true spirit of reggae music.
This year’s festival aims to celebrate the music, the city’s development, and the festival’s role in revitalizing the downtown area. The Edmonton Reggae Festival Society is excited to contribute to the city’s growth while bringing back the essence of reggae music to the heart of downtown. The festivities will kick off at 12 pm and continue until 10 pm, allowing attendees to immerse themselves in the vibrant sounds and positive vibes throughout the day.
They proudly present immensely talented and internationally renowned artist Ky-Mani Marley as headlining this year’s Edmonton Reggae Festival. As the son of reggae legend Bob Marley, Ky-Mani brings his unique style and powerful stage presence to captivate the audience with an unforgettable performance.
You will also experience a captivating performance from the talented Macka Diamond, along with exceptional local artists from Alberta and across Canada. Sensational acts like Singin D, Jah Cutta, Daddy H, and numerous others. The event is family-friendly, so plan to spend the entire day with loved ones, creating unforgettable memories. The festival stage will be outdoors, providing an open and inviting space for festival-goers to enjoy outstanding live performances. While swaying to the rhythms, guests can indulge in a refreshing cold brew in the beer garden or keep the little ones entertained in the dedicated children’s area.
You can enjoy purchasing delightful Caribbean food to savor the rich flavors and spices of the region. Additionally, a marketplace will offer a diverse selection of vendors, allowing visitors to shop for unique items that celebrate the culture and artistry of reggae.
About Edmonton Reggae Festival Society
The Edmonton Reggae Festival Society is a non-profit Organization promoting reggae music, culture, and community in Edmonton. The annual Edmonton Reggae Festival serves as a platform to showcase local and international reggae artists while creating an inclusive and joyful atmosphere for attendees of all ages.
Tickets for the Edmonton Reggae Festival can be purchased online at Eventbrite.ca or at the event gate. Early ticket purchase is highly recommended to secure entry, as this event is highly anticipated. Join them in celebrating the spirit of reggae and embracing growth with change at the Edmonton Reggae Festival on August 19, 2023. They look forward to welcoming and sharing this wonderful experience with you and your family.
Company Name: Edmonton Reggae Festival
Contact Person: Kevin Simpson