Reggae in the Desert, Las Vegas’ largest Reggae festival showcasing both the unifying power of Reggae music and the Caribbean lifestyle, announces the 16th annual music festival on Saturday, June 10 at the Clark County Amphitheatre at 500 S. Grand Central Parkway, Las Vegas (Pictured: Common Kings).
The all-ages music festival features Common Kings, Alborosie, Tanya Stephens, Passafire, Eljai, Inna Vision and more.
Vendors in the Caribbean Islands Vendor Village will have a wide assortment Caribbean-style food including jerk chicken, peas & rice and fried plantains. In addition to water and non-alcoholic refreshments, domestic and imported beers will be available. Various exhibits and Caribbean-inspired vendors will also be on site. ATMs are available.
Blankets for lawn seating are permitted, as well as one unopened/factory sealed bottle of water per person, still cameras (no video) and sunscreen. No weapons (with or without permit) are allowed. Other forbidden items include blow horns, balloons, umbrellas, lawn chairs, squirt and water guns or video equipment. No video equipment, unauthorized vending, concessions, merchandise or promotions literature.
Reggae in the Desert is presented by Frederic Apcar Productions. Sponsors include NuLeaf Dispensary, Southern Nevada Toyota Dealers Association, Kaercher Insurance, and KXPT 97.1 The Point.
Doors open at noon and the event concludes at 10 p.m. General admission tickets are $35 and are on sale now. VIP tickets are $80 and include admission ticket, event poster, event t-shirt, and VIP access to private bar and restrooms. Only cash is accepted at the door for tickets on the day of the show. Children ages five (5) or younger are free. All seats are general admission and available on a first-come, first-served basis. No re-entry is permitted. Reggae in the Desert is a rain or shine event, no refunds will be issued.
To purchase tickets online, visit www.ticketfly.com. Tickets are also available at NuLeaf Dispensary (430 E. Twain Ave. Las Vegas, during dispensary’s normal business hours). For a complete list of performance times and additional information, visit the event website at www.reggaeinthedesert.com.