Reggae Month Activities


Africa Unite Smile Jamaica_2.jpgFebruary 1, Bob Marley Photographic Exhibition @ The Bob Marley Museum. 56 Hope Road, Kingston, Jamaica.

February 4-6, Africa Unite - Smile Jamaica Youth Symposium, Liberty Hall.

February 5, Annual Bob Marley Lecture, Location: UWI, Mona Campus.

February 6, Reggae Boyz vs. Costa Rica - football match, National Stadium.

February 6, Premiere of "Africa Unite", documentary film of Bob marley 60th anniversary concert in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, at Carib Cinema.

February 6, Bob Marley's Birthday Dinner, hosted by Chris Blackwell and Rita Marley at Strawberry Hill.

February 7-9, African Film Festival, Bob Marley Museum.

February 13, 2nd Annual Irie FM Reggae Music Awards, live on radio.

February 14, Making of Music Tour, Tuff Gong Studios.

February 15, The Bob Marley Creative Expressions Day.

February 14-18, Global Regggae Conference hosted by the UWI Reggae Studies Unit, with scholarly dissertations on all aspects of reggae music.

February 20, Gala Opening of Reggae Film Festival hosted by Ministry of Information, Culture, Youth & Sports presenting 3 days of feature films, documentaries and music videos with reggae themes, or focus.

February 21, Reggae Film Festival continues.

February 21, Reggae Academy Awards Opeing night reception & showcase.

February 22, Reggae Film Festival special screening at UWI (a.m.)

February 22, Reggae Academy Awards Panels/Conferences

February 22, Reggae Academy Awards Artist Showcase.

February 22, Final night Reggae Fil Festival and Awards, Courtleigh Auditorium.

February 23, Reggae Academy Awards.

February 23, Africa Unite - Smile Jamaica Concert.

February 24, Reggae Academy Awards hosted by Recording Industry Association of Jamaica (RIAJam), Jamaica version of the Grammy Awards.

February 29, Presentation of Irie FM Reggae Awards by Minister of Information & Culture

February 29, Reggae Film Festival, Island Village, Ocho Rios.