2nd Annual So. Florida Family Reggae set for November in Miami

The 2006 South Florida Family Reggae Festival is set for Sunday, November 5, 2006, at Margaret Pace Park in Downtown Miami, FL.  The daylong celebration of reggae music and Caribbean culture is FREE for all attendees and open from 10am to 7pm.  This year’s festival will serve as the culmination of the 2006 International Reggae Radio & Retail Conference (www.reggaeconference.org) being held November 3 – 4 at the Radisson Hotel & Convention Center in Miami.  Here is a sampling of the festival’s scheduled events:

  • Live performances from up and coming South Florida talent as well as international acts
  •  Reggae Riddim Section featuring dancing and musical performances by some of South Florida’s most talented young people.
  • Caribbean Puppetmasters: Sugar & Spice the Clowns
  • Reggae Pioneer Award Presentation 

There is also an indoor children’s play area, Caribbean Marketplace, and Reggae Music Row featuring meet & greets with reggae artists, producers, and radio personalities.  Performers interested in participating in the showcase and/or the Reggae Riddim Section should contact Family Reggae Festival, Inc. or visit the official website.

This event is produced by Family Reggae Festival, Inc., City of Miami’s Office of FACE (Film, Arts, Culture, and Entertainment), and Jamaica Awareness Inc. in association with various sponsors.  The general information hotline phone number is (305) 468- 9611.  Interested vendors should call (305) 436-9084.  Come Join The Fun For The Whole Family !

Official festival website: www.FamilyReggaeFestival.org 

Media Contact

Russell Gerlach – Foundation Media
Phone – (562) 948-3008
E-mail – reggaeruss@aol.com

©2006 Family Reggae Festival, Inc. All Rights Reserved.


Posted on August 25, 2006, in Reggae Events, Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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