This genre is thriving in the United States. Look no further than the growth of the country’s reggae festivals.
Reggae Rise Up will be celebrating their fifth anniversary with pronounced authority. This year’s Reggae Rise Up lineup is bolstered by some of the genre’s biggest touring acts. Reggae Rise Up Music Festival began as a single-day showcase in Tampa, Florida. Now, the festival boasts three-days of wall-to-wall performances from 32 bands featured on two different stages.
This year’s lineup features headlining performances by Slightly Stoopid, Rebelution and Stick Figure. Beyond the name recognition of the headlining trio, Reggae Rise Up will also feature festival circuit mainstays like, Ziggy Marley, Steel Pulse, Method Man & Redman and Trevor Hall.
This year’s Reggae Rise Up Music Festival truly will put a spotlight on the overall depth and variety within the reggae genre, featuring Pepper, J Boog, Tribal Seeds, Common Kings, Fortunate Youth, Hirie, Josh Heinrichs, Nattali Rize, The Movement, Jah9, Through The Roots, Iya Terra, Bumpin Uglies and Arise Roots, among others.
Reggae Rise Up Music Festival will take place from March 15-17 in St. Petersburg, FL at Vinoy Park. Single-day tickets are currently available for $60, while three-day general admission passes are available for $120.
No matter what style of reggae appeals to your taste buds, Reggae Rise Up will nourish your mind, body and soul.
For further details on the Reggae Rise Up Music Festival in Florida, follow the links below.
Video: Reggae Rise Up – 2019 Florida Promo