Calgary Reggae Festival 2015

Dec 19 2017, 2:32 am

Thursday, August 13, will be the kickoff of the 12th annual Calgary Reggae Festival, and will run until Saturday, August 15. Some of the past performers include Exco Levi, Third Branch, Ras Ghandi, Rastrillos, and so many more!This year’s lineup is nothing short of amazing, in comparison to previous years, and will surely help in the continual goal of promoting local, regional, and national awareness of Reggae music in Canada.

Check out the Festival schedule below to ensure you don’t miss any performances and Reggae related fun happening around the city!

Image: Calgary Reggae Fest / Facebook

Image: Calgary Reggae Fest / Facebook

Thursday, August 13

Reggae Downtown

When: 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm

Where: Stephen Avenue Walk, Calgary

Admission: FREE

Performance By: Jory Kinjo

Reggae Workshop Presentation and Movie

Multimedia Presentation – Rasta and Reggae: The Global Impact Documentary Video – Roaring Lion: The Rise of Rastafari
When: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Where: Cardel Theatre – 180 Quarry Park Blvd SE, Calgary

Admission: by donation for the Food Bank

Friday, August 14

Main Stage Event

When: 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Where: Shaw Millennium Park – 1220 9 Avenue SW, Calgary

Admission:  FREE with pre-purchased ticket for Saturday or $10.00 at the Gate.

  • 4 p.m. DJ – Worldlock Sound
  • 5 p.m. Auresia and FLO
  • 6:20 p.m. Bloom
  • 7:25 p.m. The Steadies
  • 8:40 p.m. Nattali Rize & Notis
Image: Calgary Reggae Fest / Facebook

Image: Calgary Reggae Fest / Facebook

Saturday, August 15

Main Stage Event

When: Noon – 11:30 p.m.

Where: Shaw Millennium Park – 1220 – 9 Avenue SW

Admission: See Tickets page

  • Noon DJ Worldlock Sound
  • 1 p.m. Omolara
  • 2 p.m. Opening Ceremonies
  • 2:15 p.m. House of David Gang and Gisto
  • 3:50 p.m. Dubwise
  • 4:50 p.m. Kafinal (backed by Hardcore)
  • 5:20 p.m. Kirk Diamond (backed by Hardcore)
  • 5:50 p.m. Kaisha Lee (backed by Hardcore)
  • 6:40 p.m. Jory Kinjo and Freddy B
  • 7:40 p.m. Ziggi Recado and the Zion I Kings Band
  • 9:10 p.m. Jay Douglas (backed by Hardcore)
  • 10:15 p.m. Tinga Stewart (backed by Hardcore)

Official Reggaefest After Party (18+ Event)

When: 11 p.m.

Where: Nite Owl – 213 – 10 Avenue SW

Admission: $10 or $5 with a ReggaeFest wristband

Performers: The Steadies and other members of the ReggaeFest family of performers

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