The 25th anniversary year for the Austin Reggae Festival looks to have one of our strongest lineups ever! Bands scheduled to perform April 20-22, 2018 at Auditorium Shores in downtown Austin include the Wailers, Black Uhuru, Kabaka Pyramid, Nattali Rize, New Kingston and Mighty Mystic.
Kabaka Pyramid will perform on the evening of Friday, April 20. Black Uhuru will take the stage on the evening of Saturday, April 21. And the Wailers will close the event on the evening of Sunday, April 22.
Stay tuned to this website for exact 2018 performance times, plus names of additional acts for this year’s event.
Tickets for the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival go on sale at 11:00 am Central Time on Thursday, February 1. As in previous years, proceeds from the event will benefit the Central Texas Food Bank.
Other top dub, roots and ska acts who have performed at the Austin Reggae Festival since the event began in 1987 include The Aggrolites, Akae Beka, Alika, Bunny Wailer, Everton Blender, Easy Star All Stars, Grimy Styles, Cas Haley, Inner Circle, Elisha Israel & Az One, Jesse Royal, Katchafire, Killer Bees, Lance Herbstrong, Luciano, Lee “Scratch” Perry, The Lions, Mighty Diamonds, Mystic Roots, Raging Fyah, Sierra Leonne Refuge All Stars, The Skatalites, Tarrus Riley, Tidal Waves, The Wailers, Taj Weekes, Yellowman and many many others.