Band Contest Extended to End of Day Feb 14

Band Contest Extended to End of Day Feb 14

UPDATE: Austin Reggae Festival band contest now concluded. Stay tuned to this website for information on which act gained the most fan votes and will perform as part of this year’s event.

The deadline to vote for your favorite band to perform at the 2016 Austin Reggae Festival has been extended to 11:59 pm Central Time on Sunday, February 14.…

2016 Tickets on Sale at 10:00 am Central Time on Monday, Feb 1: Buy Early to Get FREE T-Shirt

2016 Tickets on Sale at 10:00 am Central Time on Monday, Feb 1: Buy Early to Get FREE T-Shirt

Tickets for the 2016 Austin Reggae Festival go on sale at 10:00 am Central Time on Monday, February 1. Click here to purchase!

Price for tickets is the same as in 2015 — $40 in advance for a Three Day Wristband and $15 in advance for single day tickets.…

FREE Throwback T-Shirt to the First 150 Ticket Buyers on Monday, February 1!

FREE Throwback T-Shirt to the First 150 Ticket Buyers on Monday, February 1!

NOTE: This free throwback t-shirt offer has now expired as we have passed the first 150 Three Day Wristband sales.

Be one of the first 150 ticket buyers to the 2016 Austin Reggae Festival and you will get a coupon good for a free throwback t-shirt!…

Katchafire and Raging Fyah To Perform at Austin Reggae Festival on April 15

Katchafire and Raging Fyah To Perform at Austin Reggae Festival on April 15

The first two headliners for the 2016 Austin Reggae Festival have been confirmed!

Katchafire (from New Zealand) and Raging Fyah (from Jamaica) will anchor the lineup on Friday, April 15.

Hailing from the mighty H-Town (Hamilton), Aoteoroa (New Zealand), Kathafire have become a global roots reggae phenomenon.…

Vote For Your Favorite Band for 2016 Austin Reggae Festival

Vote For Your Favorite Band for 2016 Austin Reggae Festival

We are excited to launch an online voting contest that will allow dub fans from across the United States and around the world to help determine the lineup for the 2016 Austin Reggae Festival.

Just click on this link and you will be taken to the voting page.…

2016 Dates: April 15 Through April 17

2016 Dates: April 15 Through April 17

The 2016 Austin Reggae Festival returns to Auditorium Shores in Austin from Friday, April 15 through Sunday, April 17.

As it has in previous years, the 2016 event will benefit the Capital Area Food Bank. Over the last decade, Austin Reggae Festival attendees have helped raise more than $1,000,000 for this worthy charity to help fight hunger in Central Texas.…

Vendor Inquiries Now Open Via Email

Vendor Inquiries Now Open Via Email

In addition to incredible live music and un-paralleled people watching, the Austin Reggae Festival features an international arts and craft market, as well as a variety of vendors serving all manner of delicious foods.

A limited number of vendor slots are available at the 2016 Austin Reggae Festival.…

2016 Event Benefits the Capital Area Food Bank

2016 Event Benefits the Capital Area Food Bank

As it has in previous years, the 2016 event will benefit the Capital Area Food Bank. Over the last decade, Austin Reggae Festival attendees have helped raise more than $1,000,000 for this worthy charity to help fight hunger in Central Texas.…

Stay Tuned to Website: Bands for 2016 Austin Reggae Festival Announced Soon

Stay Tuned to Website: Bands for 2016 Austin Reggae Festival Announced Soon

Bands for the 2016 Austin Reggae Festival will be announced soon. Stay tuned to this website for more information.

Tickets for the 2016 Austin Reggae Festival will go on sale at 10:00 am Central Time on Monday, February 1, 2016. Stay tuned to this website for more information.…

Too Much Rain: Austin Reggae Festival Canceled For Sunday, April 19

Too Much Rain: Austin Reggae Festival Canceled For Sunday, April 19

Thanks to all the dub music fans from across the US and around the world who came to Auditorium Shores for the 2015 Austin Reggae Festival.  Thanks as well to all these dub fans for helping raise funds to help the Capital Area Food Bank conquer hunger in our community.…

Gates for Sunday, April 19 Will NOT Open at Noon

Gates for Sunday, April 19 Will NOT Open at Noon

We are thankful that we were able to evacuate Auditorium Shores before the epic storm on Saturday evening. However the intensity of last night’s rain requires significant cleanup at Auditorium Shores. Please stay tuned to this website for updates on opening time for the Austin Reggae Festival on Sunday, April 19.…

Gates Open at Noon on Saturday, April 18

Gates Open at Noon on Saturday, April 18

Day Two of the 2015 Austin Reggae Festival is here! The Box Office opens at 11:00 am and gates open at noon. Music also begins at noon with Dub Gideon; the last performer of the day is Alika at 8:45 pm.…

Ready-List for 2015 Austin Reggae Festival

Ready-List for 2015 Austin Reggae Festival

Just a few more hours until this year’s event!

* Buy tickets before prices increase April 17
* Three days of international reggae superstars
* Location of this year’s event
* Parking options for Auditorium Shores
* What to bring and what not to bring
* Gates open 3:00 pm on April 17
* Box Office / Will Call opens 2:00 pm on April 17

As of 7:30 pm Central Time, music is back at Auditorium Shores for the 2015 Austin Reggae Festival.…

Buy Tickets Now and Save Save Save!

Buy Tickets Now and Save Save Save!

Austin Reggae Festival single day tickets are now on sale at all Planet K outlets in Austin, San Marcos and San Antonio. Visit these links to find the outlet closet to you: Planet K locations in Austin; Planet K locations in San Marcos; Planet K locations in San Antonio.…

Event Returns to Auditorium Shores for 2015

Event Returns to Auditorium Shores for 2015

The massive re-construction project at Auditorium Shores has been completed! This means that the Austin Reggae Festival will return to this scenic downtown location for 2015, a location that provides an amazing backdrop of the downtown skyline as well as picturesque Lady Bird Lake.…

2015 Headliners Include Lee Scratch Perry, Yellowman and Ska-talites

2015 Headliners Include Lee Scratch Perry, Yellowman and Ska-talites

Headliners for the 2015 Austin Reggae Festival include Lee Scratch Perry (on Friday, April 17), Yellowman (on Friday, April 17), Alika (on Saturday, April 18), The Slackers (on Saturday, April 18), Ska-talites (on Sunday, April 19), New Kingston (on Sunday, April 19) and Black Slate (on Sunday, April 19).…