THURSDAY, July 21
Reggae Sumfest Sound Explosion, at Pier 1. Music by Fire Links, Tony Matterhorn, Stone Love, Metro Media, Black Kat, Pieces, Ikel Marvelus and Team Shella. Powered by Super Strong. Tickets: Pre-sold $1,800 or US$15, and $2,000, or US$17, at the gate.
FRIDAY, July 22
Reggae Sumfest Dancehall Night, at Catherine Hall. Featuring Beenie Man, Bounty Killer, Popcaan, I-Octane, Agent Sasco, Ishawna, Dexta Daps, Romain Virgo, Spice, Nesbeth, Ding Dong, Masicka, Chi Ching Ching, Charly Black, Vershon, Harry Toddler, Tanto Blacks, Jahmiel, Ryme Minista, Devin Di Dakta, Dre Zee, Don Andre, Ricky Teetz, Teejay, Savage, Clymaxx. Backing Bands Ruff Kutt Krew, and Warrior Love. MCs Ms Kitty, GT Taylor, DJ Bones. Gates open 7 p.m. Show time 9 p.m. Tickets: pre-sold $3,200, or US$27, and $3,500, or US$29, at the gate. VIP $6,000, or US$49.
SATURDAY, July 23
Reggae Sumfest Reggae Night, at Catherine Hall. Featuring Super Cat, Barrington Levy, Luciano, Sanchez, Tarrus Riley, Busy Signal, Christopher Martin, Nature, D-Medz, Nicky Slick, Dann I, Adahzeh. Backing Band Warrior Love. House music by Ikel Marvelus and Team Shella. MC's Barry G, Elise Kelly, Paula-Anne Porter. Gates open 7 p.m. Show time 9 p.m. Tickets: Presold $4,700, or US$39, and $5,000, or US$41, at the gate. VIP $7,500, or US$62. VIP $6,000, or US$49.
Role Model Entertainment presents Hashtag, the ultimate summer experience, at Ewarton Sports Complex, St Catherine. Free Island Shake mixes for ladies, VIP area with free bottle service. Admission $500, ladies two-for-one-before 11 p.m., lifestyle lounge $1,000.
SUNDAY, July 24
Portmore Chorale, featuring Vincentio (saxophonist) presents A Marvelous Encounter, at Riverside United Church, Kingsvale, Hanover, at 5:30 p.m. Admission: Adults $500, children $150.
THURSDAY, July 28
Dream Live Concert, at Cayenne Beach, Negril. Featuring Elephant Man, Bounty Killer, Popcaan, Spice, Ding Dong, Masicka, Bella Blair, Miss Kitty, and others.