The Western Union Cultural Stage
Enjoy the celebration of the island’s culture through the pageantry of song and dance in the presentation of “Marcus Mosiah and MLK Inna De Market” written and directed by Maxine Osbourne. This informative and humorous short play will connect the common heritage of Jamaica and the USA. Featuring local performers, including the JamIndians and the ever-popular Jamaican Folk Revue. Hosted by Comedian Rohan Gunter.
The FuZion SoundStage
Hosted by Lance-O and poet Damali Adele Ife; experience the fusion of new sounds and classic performances from local ska bands as we pay tribute to the late Cedric Brooks (Saxophonist and one of Jamaica’s musical innovators). The "Street Dub Vibe" features poets, musicians, visual and spoken word artistes roving through the crowd, in a presentation themed “Fuzion Cultures Unite”. Catch them live as artists paint while musicians perform!
Kids Fun Zone
This year Kidz Zone will offer 4 New Rides – Jaws Slide, Hamster Time Ball, the Whirlwind Turbo Tub and the Coconut Tree Climb. There will also be a trailer will Video Games plus story telling and traditional games and kite making demonstrations. “The pickney dem nah mek yuh pass yahso.”