Book your vacation package including airfare to attend Reggae Sumfest. Reggae Sumfest 2014 will mark the 22nd annual staging of the event.
Montego Bay Hotels Near Reggae Sumfest
As you might expect there are all kinds of accommodations near Catherine Hall Entertainment Complex including many of the top Montego Bay hotels. You can find everything from luxury hotels and boutique accommodations to budget all inclusive resorts. If you are traveling to the festival with friends you will likely be sharing the price of accommodations, so you’ll be in good shape in any event.
Reggae Sumfest Vacation Packages include:
Hotel Accommodations at selected resort
Unlimited Beverages (Alcoholic/Non Alcoholic)
All Entertainment/Activities at Resort
All Non-Motorized Water Sports
Round-trip Airport/Hotel Transfers
Down payments starting as low as $ 200.00 per person when you book
60 days or more prior to your date of travel
Reggae Sumfest , the annual summer reggae music festival in Montego Bay, Jamaica was first held in 1993, replacing Reggae Sunsplash. Reggae Sumfest is widely received and regarded as the world’s premier reggae music event.
The festival is one of the most anticipate staple on the Jamaican entertainment calendar; attracting millions from around the world each year, from as far away as Australia, Europe, the USA and the African continent that come to enjoy reggae music in the land of its birth along with other genres including hip hop, pop, rhythm & blues, jazz, and dancehall in the event dubbed “The Greatest Show on Earth”.
Reggae Sumfest is held the 3rd week of July every year with each night of the event featuring a different theme. As is customary, the festival kicks off on Sunday with a beach party held at the Aquasol Theme Park located on the Walter Fletcher Beach Complex; an all-white party (dress code) held on Tuesday follow by three nights of electrifying live performances beginning with Dancehall Night on Thursday (hardcore reggae), International Night 1 on Friday, and ending with International Night 2 on Saturday at the Catherine Hall Entertainment Complex.
Reggae Sumfest often attracts young crowds, and features a variety of local and internationally recognized reggae and dancehall artistes who have graced the state at the event such Shaggy, Sean Paul, Damian “Junior Gong” Marley & the Ghetto Youths Crew, Beenie Man, Bounty Killer, Elephant Man, Mavado, Vybz Kartel, Lady Saw, Sizzla, Jah Cure, Steel Pulse, Shabba Ranks, Ziggy Marley & the Melody Makers, Beres Hammond, Burning Spear, Bunny Wailer, Third World, Morgan Heritage, Maxi Priest, Dennis Brown, Gregory Isaacs, Buju Banton, Barrington Levy, Tarrus Riley, Protoje, I-Octane, Konshens, Queen Ifrica, Etana and many more.
The festival, in keeping with its tradition for catering to a diverse audience features an array of international based artistes, namely Usher, Chris Brown, Trey Songz, R Kelly, Ne-Yo, Mary J. Blige, Destiny’s Child, Alicia Keys, Tito Jackson, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, T-Pain, LL Cool J, Ludacris, Lionel Richie, Missy Elliott, 50 Cent & G-Unit, Jay-Z, Akon, Flo Rida, Ja Rule, Keshia Cole, Jazmine Sullivan, Keri Hilson, Nas, Fantasia Barino, Rihanna, Ashanti, Snoop Dogg, Boyz II Men, K-Ci & JoJo, Dru Hill, Ciara, Wyclef Jean, Joe, Blu Cantrell and the Temptations.