Ithaca Reggae Fest is EXACTLY Where To Be This Weekend

The second annual Ithaca Reggae Fest snuck right up on us. This Friday through Sunday the city of Ithaca will be lit up with diverse reggae vibes.  Friday June 22nd begins the event with a festival kickoff party at The Haunt. Saturday the 23rd is the full festival itself, with over 10 acts playing on two stages at Stewart Park. Following this sunshine-filled event is an after-party at The Haunt. Lastly, the 24th closes out the celebrations with an intimate acoustic afternoon at Ithaca Beer Company.

Grab a presale for an entire three day pass for $60 or rock out Stewart Park only for $40 here.

Check out the entire schedule below:

Festival Schedule

June 22nd Festival Kick Off Party at The Haunt
Doors: 6pm, Show: 7pm
7:00-7:30p: DJ ha-MEEN
7:30-8:30p: The Analogue Sons
8:30-9:00p: DJ ha-MEEN
9:00-10:30p: Root Shock
10:30-11:00p: DJ ha-MEEN
11:00-1:00a: Big Mean Dub Machine


June 23rd Celebration @ Stewart Park
(1 James L Gibbs Dr, Ithaca, NY 14850)
Gate: 10:30am, Show: 11am
11a-12p: Cayuga Nation Cultural Presentation w/ singing, dancing, & speakers (Cayuga Stage)
12:00-12:50p: Thousands of One (Main Stage)
12:50-1:20: Rebel Fire (Education Village)
1:20-2:10p: Crucial Reggae Social Club (Main Stage)
2:00-2:30p: DJ Kamau Preston (Leslie Puryear Stage)
2:30-3:20p: Mosaic Foundation (Main Stage
3:20-3:50p: Sandra Steingarber (Leslie Puryear Stage)
3:50-4:50p: Double Tiger (Main Stage)
4:50-5:20p: Mother Makeda & Mike Judah (Leslie Puryear Stage)
5:20-6:25p: The Meditations (Main Stage)
6:25-6:55p: DJ Kamau Preston (Leslie Puryear Stage)
6:55-8:00p: Sister Carol (Main Stage)
8:00-8:30p: DJ Kamau Preston (Leslie Puryear Stage)
8:30-10:00p: Clinton Fearon & Boogie Brown Band (Main Stage)
Emcees: Mother Makeda & Mike Judah (all day)


June 23rd After Party at The Haunt
Doors: 10pm, Show: 11pm
11:00-1:00a: Double Tiger Sound System (w/s/g Singers)


June 24th Acoustic Afternoon at Ithaca Beer Co.
Doors: 1pm, Show: 2:00pm
2:00-3:00p Kevin Kinsella
3:00-4:00p Clinton Fearon

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