Loved locally and internationally, Reggae is proudly and regularly celebrated in Jamaica. Perhaps no event showcases this musical form more vividly than Rebel Salute. One of the most defining features of this small island nation is its music. Standing out from the crowd when it comes to island vibes is the genre of Reggae. With its roots embedded with the Rastafari, Reggae has made a name for itself as one of the island’s most authentic sounds.
From dynamic landscapes to welcoming residents, Jamaica is loved by travelers from across the globe for its tropical vibe and open-arms approach to sharing culture with the world.
Rebel Salute: A Music Festival for All
This annual music festival was developed as a way to preserve and highlight the incredible influence of Reggae in Jamaica and around the world. Today, it is one of the most highly anticipated events the island hosts and brings in thousands of guests in the name of music, performance, entertainment, and fun. The event is hosted in January and provides endless opportunities to enjoy musical stylings over the course of two days. In 2020, Rebel Salute is planned for January 17th and 18th. Rebel Salute in Jamaica provides a stage for some of Jamaica’s up and coming Reggae artists as well as big-name professionals in the industry. Past performances have included sets by K’reema, Bushman in Tears, King Mas and Dre Island.
Beyond the Beats
While the many Reggae performances throughout the festival are sure to be crowd-pleasers, guests can also buy tickets to backstage meet and greets with artists for a more up close and personal look at the people behind the music. For all guests, food vendors and beverages abound, making this an experience in music and flavor in equal parts. Many of the festivals major performances and activities are hosted on Plantation Cove in St. Ann Parish. Tickets can be purchased online for Rebel Salute well in advance of performances.
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