April 21 is Day 2 of the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival

April 21 is Day 2 of the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival

With incredible performances by the Mau Mau Chaplains, New Kingston and Kabaka Pyramid and the Bebble Rockers, April 20 served as a fantastic first day for the 25th anniversary of the Austin Reggae Festival at Auditorium Shores.

But Saturday, April 21 should be even more special!…

2018 Austin Reggae Fest: Friday, April 20 Update

2018 Austin Reggae Fest: Friday, April 20 Update

The 2018 Austin Reggae Festival begins Friday, April 20! Gates at Auditorium Shores open at 3:00 pm and the show continues until 10:00 pm. Check the band lineup so you know which acts are performing when.

Also, please view the Parking information before you head to the event so that you will have a better idea of all the parking options.…

Friday, April 20 is Almost Here! Your Last-Minute Check-List for the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival

Friday, April 20 is Almost Here! Your Last-Minute Check-List for the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival

Beginning on Friday, April 20, the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival is just a few days away! To make sure you have everything in order for all the fun, here’s your last-minute check-list for this year’s 25th anniversary celebration of unity in the community

Understand the schedule.…

The Wailers, Black Uhuru, Collie Buddz, and Kabaka Pyramid & the Bebble Rockers Headline for the 25th Anniversary of the Austin Reggae Festival

The Wailers, Black Uhuru, Collie Buddz, and Kabaka Pyramid & the Bebble Rockers Headline for the 25th Anniversary of the Austin Reggae Festival

Scheduled April 20-22 at Auditorium Shores, the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival features headliner performances from the Wailers (Sunday, April 22), as well as Black Uhuru (Saturday, April 21), Collie Buddz (Sunday, April 21) and Kabaka Pyramid and the Bebble Rockers (Friday, April 20).…

VIP Tickets Now On Sale for Austin Reggae Festival

VIP Tickets Now On Sale for Austin Reggae Festival

Want to get closer to the great music at the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival? Want to experience the event from a shaded sitting area that is close to the stage?

Then upgrade your Austin Reggae Festival ticket to the 2018 VIP Pass, which gains you entry to the new and improved Chill Zone.…

Fuzzduster Alert! Incredible Elysian Craft Beers at the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival

Fuzzduster Alert! Incredible Elysian Craft Beers at the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival

The 2019 Austin Reggae Festival features a large selection of international foods. And when you need a cold beverage to wet your whistle, you will also find these two outstanding craft beers at this year’s event.

Space Dust. One of the most delicious India Pale Ales that you will ever find, Space Dust brings a light to medium body to the conversation.…

Austin Cannabis Entrepreneur (ACE) Conference on April 19-20 at the Hyatt Regency

Austin Cannabis Entrepreneur (ACE) Conference on April 19-20 at the Hyatt Regency

If you are attending the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival, you might also be interested in the Austin Cannabis Entrepreneur (ACE) Conference. Scheduled April 19-20 at the Hyatt Regency, this two day event explores the many new opportunities available in this fast-growing market.…

Tickets Now On Sale for the 2018 Event

Tickets Now On Sale for the 2018 Event

Tickets for the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival are now on sale.

Click here to buy tickets.

Priced at only $45 and only available online, the Three-Day Wristband is your best value for the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival. In addition to allowing you to attend all days of the event, this Three-Day Wristband empowers you to leave and return to the park as you please.…

2018 Austin Reggae Fest Tickets on Sale Feb 1

2018 Austin Reggae Fest Tickets on Sale Feb 1

Online ticket sales for the 25th annual Austin Reggae Festival begin on Thursday, February 1 at 10:00 am Central Time. Stay tuned to this site for more details!! Dates for this year’s event are Friday, April 20 through Sunday, April 22.…

2018 Vendor Application Process Begins Nov 1

2018 Vendor Application Process Begins Nov 1

Interested in being a vendor at the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival, which is scheduled for Friday, April 20 through Sunday, April 22 at Auditorium Shores? For next April, we will have a very limited number of slots open for new vendors.…

2018 Austin Reggae Festival Runs April 20-22

2018 Austin Reggae Festival Runs April 20-22

Thanks to everyone who came to Auditorium Shores for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival. Stay tuned to this website over the next few weeks for exact totals on how much money this year’s event raised to help the Central Texas Food Bank feed hungry families.…

Final Day of the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival: Akae Beka at 7:30 pm on Sunday, April 16

Final Day of the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival: Akae Beka at 7:30 pm on Sunday, April 16

WEATHER UPDATE FOR APRIL 16. Conditions for Easter Sunday at Auditorium Shores in downtown Austin should be great. Look for a high of 83 degrees under mostly cloudy skies.

Also, please note that the pick-up spot for the free shuttle bus stop has moved to the 500 block of West 4th Street, just across the street from Mellow Johnny’s.…

Gone But Not Forgotten: Remembering Longtime Austin Reggae Festival Staffer Denny Fincher

The Austin Reggae Festival community is a very special one that helps raise funds for a very special cause, the Central Texas Food Bank. You who are our guests at Auditorium Shores are a big part of this community. This community also consists of the dedicated team who staff the Austin Reggae Festival, most of which have worked on this event for many many years.…

Jamaican Superstar Tarrus Riley Wants You to Attend the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival!

Catch Jamaican reggae superstar Tarrus Riley at 8:30 pm on Friday, April 14, which is the first day of the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival.

As he reminds us in this cool video, proceeds from this event help the Central Texas Food Bank provide thousands of nourishing meals for hungry families in Austin and in the surrounding counties.…

I Can See Clearly Now the Rain is Gone! Weather Updates for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival

I Can See Clearly Now the Rain is Gone! Weather Updates for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival

Its gonna be a bright, bright sunshinnin’ day!

Yes, you know the Johnny Nash song . . .

While we may see some rain through Thursday afternoon, the forecast for Central Texas improves considerably beginning on April 14 (the first day of the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival).…

April 13 is Final Day to Buy Advance VIP Pass

April 13 is Final Day to Buy Advance VIP Pass

Thursday, April 13 is the final day to purchase advance VIP Passes for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival — ticket sales will end at 11:59 pm Central Daylight Time. If you purchase a VIP Pass, then you get to hang out in the Chill Zone.…