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17th Annual MONTEREY BAY REGGAEFEST

Music 03 Jul 2012   »   by TheWhatItDo
Monterey ReggaeFest 2012

3 Exciting Days of Reggae Over 25 Bands on 3 Stages

MONTEREY, CA – The Monterey Bay Reggaefest is preparing for a year of excitement, as in the past 16 years. Once again, we are continuing our tradition of a fun-filled weekend, July 27-29, 2012. The festival brings people together from all backgrounds, young and old, far and near. Everyone is welcome to hear and move to the rhythmic tones of Reggae music. Come together to rejoice for peace and goodwill at Monterey’s premiere festival.

With our great line-up for 2012, you will be able to see Maxi Priest, The Mighty Diamonds, Glen Washington, Lloyd Brown, Judy Mowatt, and much, much more. This year promises to deliver an entertaining show. Check out the website for a complete line-up and times.

Family fun is the key focus of the Monterey Bay Reggaefest. Your kids can enjoy the play area and fun activities provided in our kiddie’s area. Shop at the many selections of arts and craft booths and fill your appetite with delicious foods and beverages from the many cultures represented. Participate in interview of our headline artists. Lie back on the grass of the Monterey County Fairground and enjoy the wonderful reggae music.

NEW THIS YEAR!

· We are requiring “Two (2) can goods for entry.” To enter the festival all participants are required to have two (2) can goods per ticket. All collected cans will be donated to Monterey County Shelters and families in need.

· Captain Morgan’s Rum Tasting on Friday, July 27 in the Turf Club. Come and taste the exotic flavors of Captain Morgan’s Rum.

· Green Pedal Couriers is offering FREE bike valet parking. Ride your bike to the Festival and lock it in a secure, monitored area.

· Cabrio Mobile transportation being offered from downtown Monterey to festival. This sustainable, human-powered transit mode can get you to the festival. Don’t worry about parking and parking fee … use Cabrio Mobile this year.

· No in-and-out privileges (except 3-day ticket-holders). Prepare today to stay all day on the grounds and enjoy the music and activities.

LINE-UP (as of July 2, 2012)

MAXI PRIEST
The MIGHTY DIAMONDS
GLEN WASHINGTON
LLOYD BROWN
JUDY MOWATT
SPAWNBREEZIE with Detour Posse
CAPLETON
MIDNIGHT SUN MASSIVE
PURE ROOTS
RAY LEGER
JOSH WAWA WHITE
ZHEN
MYSTIC MAN
HOOLIGANZ
FINN
TRIBAL THEORY
ANCESTREE
THE HOLDUP
SKIP BROWN BAND
PYRX
LOS RAKAS
LUJAN & the YARD STYLEE ALL-STARS
ONE-A-CHORD

Where to purchase tickets:

Website: www.mbayreggaefest.net
Ticket hotline: (831) 394-6534

Advance Tickets Prices: 3-day $90, Friday $30, Saturday $40, Sunday $40

Day of Event Prices: 3-day $110, Friday $40, Saturday $50, Sunday $50

Children tickets available only at the box office day of event for Friday $10, Saturday & Sunday $15 per day (age 9-14). Age may need to be verified, bring student ID. Children age 9 and under are free.

Tickets Outlets:

For more information, contact us at:
Monterey Bay Reggaefest (831) 394-6534 website: www.mbayreggaefest.net

Monterey

Naval Region Southwest
Herman Hall
(831) 656-3223

Sunshine Freestyle Surf & Sport
443 Lighthouse Avenue
(831) 375-5015

D.L.I. – Presidio
Lewis Hall – Bldg. 228
(831) 242-5506

Santa Cruz

Streetlight Records
939 Pacific St.
(831) 421-9200

Seaside

MBRF Office
915 Hilby Ave. Suite #23
(831) 394-6534

Salinas

Uprising
1287 N. Main St.
(831) 783-0831

San Jose

Streetlight Records
980 S. Bascom Ave.
(408) 292-1404

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