Three Days of Amazing Reggae and Dub!

Location of 2016 is Auditorium Shores in downtown Austin. Parking fills up quickly for this event, so please plan ahead. Ride-share options such as Uber and Lyft are also good options for getting to Auditorium Shores.

FRIDAY, APRIL 15
Gates open at 3:00 pm
Buy Friday, April 15 tickets online

Buy a Three Day Wristband to leave and re-enter Auditorium Shores

MAIN STAGE
4:20  —  Contrabandits
6:00 — Raging Fyah
8:30 — Katchafire

CHARLIE’S DUB CORNER
3:00 — Sane Dub Posse
5:00 — Human Digital Vinyl Release Happy Hour with Papa C
6:00 — Dr Dubbist
7:00 — Dosage
8:00 — Bomb City Sound
9:00 — Rentak and Nico Dvbs


SATURDAY, APRIL 16

Gates open at noon
Buy Saturday, April 16 tickets online
Buy a Three Day Wristband to leave and re-enter Auditorium Shores

MAIN STAGE
12:15 — Voodoo Possum (winner of the 2016 band contest)
1:45 — Micah Shalom & the Babylonians
3:15 — Atash
5:00 — Az One
6:30 — Pentateuch
8:30 — The Skatalites

CHARLIE’S DUB CORNER
12:00 — Total Rewind (Selector Quaid and Kuato Irie)
1:00 — One Note
2:00 — DJ Antiquity
3:00 — DJ Xacto
4:30 — Lionway
6:00 — Ras Gilbert (Shashamani Sound)
7:00 —  Jr. Vibes
8:00 — McPullish
9:00 — Bomb City Sound


SUNDAY, APRIL 17
Gates open at noon
Buy Sunday, April 17 tickets online
Buy a Three Day Wristband to leave and re-enter Auditorium Shores

MAIN STAGE
12:15 — Don Chani
1:45 —  Mau Mau Chaplains
3:15 — Black Slate
5:30 —  Bunny Wailer

CHARLIE’S DUB CORNER
12:00 — Selector J
1:00 — Jah Karma
2:00 — Franco Nero
3:00  Andy G presents Roots of UK Dub
4:30 — Heart and Soul Soundsystem
6:00 —  I/O and Genghis Green
7:30 — Urban Mello
8:30 — Goodnight Dub vs Wheelhausen

Emcee for this year’s event is Jah Ray.

Tickets for the 2016 Austin Reggae Festival are now on sale. A portion of ticket sales for the event benefits the Capital Area Food Bank. Over the last decade, the Austin Reggae Festival has raised more than one million dollars to help this worthy charity feed hungry families in Central Texas.

Bands who have performed previously at the Austin Reggae Festival include (listed in alphabetical order): The Aggrolites, Alika, Everton Blender, Easy Star All Stars, Grimy Styles, Cas Haley, Inner Circle, Elisha Israel & Az One, Killer Bees, Lance Herbstrong, Luciano, Lee Scratch Perry, The Lions, Mighty Diamonds, Mystic Roots, Sierra Leonne Refuge All Stars, The Skatalites, Tidal Waves, The Wailers, Taj Weekes, and Yellowman

In addition to the incredible sounds from the main stage, the Austin Reggae Festival includes dancehall sounds via Charlie’s Dub Corner.