For our third interview of people who have been a instrumental in the growth of the Austin Reggae Festival, we turn to Walsh Costigan. As the oldest daughter of founder Pat Costigan, she was there (albeit as a toddler) back when the event started in 1994. Flash forward 20+ years and Walsh has relocated from […]
For our second interview with people who help organize the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival, we talk with Mark Jackson, who is the Chief Development Officer of the Central Texas Food Bank. He leads a team that is responsible for all of CTFB’s fundraising, marketing, communications and community outreach. Remember that a portion of all ticket sales for the 2017 […]
Today we begin a series of interviews with people who are involved in the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival. Leading off this series is Angela Tharp, who owns Flamingo Cantina on 6th Street. Angela is also responsible for booking the bands that perform at the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival. Hear all this outstanding dub / world music […]
Absolutely nothing beats a cold brew while you are listening to some way cool tunes and enjoying sunny spring Central Texas weather. New for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival is the addition of several standout craft beers and ciders to the lineup of available adult beverages. These new options include Austin Eastciders Original Cider, Independence Red Bud […]
Gates for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival open at 3:00 pm on Friday, April 14 at Auditorium Shores in downtown Austin. Are you ready for all the music, all the food, all the arts & crafts, all the people-watching and all the new connections? — Have you purchased your advance tickets? You can also buy […]
UPDATE: The Flash Sale for Friday, March 31 has now concluded — congrats to everyone who got involved in this promotion. Stay tuned to this site for updates if there is another such deal next week. Or just CLICK HERE to buy your advance tickets now for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival. Day-by-day, hour-by-hour line-up for this year’s […]
With music beginning at 6:00 pm on Friday, April 14 and continuing through 9:00 pm on Sunday, April 16, the day-by-day, hour-by-hour lineup for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival is now posted online. CLICK HERE to buy Three Day Wristbands and single day tickets for this year’s event. But if you looking for a new and […]
CLICK HERE to buy advance tickets for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival. Headliners for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival include Tarrus Riley (Friday, April 14), Jesse Royal (Saturday, April 15) and Akae Beka (Sunday, April 16). Other dub acts now confirmed for this year’s event include Lady Shacklin & Jah Souljahs Roots Band (Friday, April 14), Micah Shalom & the Babylonians […]
CLICK HERE to buy advance tickets for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival. Tickets will also be available on-site April 14-16 at Auditorium Shores. But, buying your tickets online in advance will save you. Also, Three Day Wristbands are only sold in advance. So, CLICK HERE to purchase your tickets now. Headliners for the 2017 Austin Reggae […]
UPDATE: As of February 19, all throwback t-shirts are now sold out for the 2017 event. But, you can still buy Three Day Wristbands and single day tickets by CLICKING HERE. Tickets also available at the gate. If you bought your Three Day Wristband on or before February 19, then we will email you shortly on […]
There is absolutely NO overnight camping at Auditorium Shores for the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival - all patrons must leave the park when the music ends at 10:00 pm.
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We strongly encourage you explore the various green options for getting to Auditorium Shores. Carpool, take a free shuttle bus, Metrorail or even ride a bike! Austin has many options available.
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We are excited that the 2017 Austin Reggae Festival will be at Auditorium Shores again, 800 West Riverside Drive, Austin, TX 78704.
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