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Reggae In The Desert 2020
Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 12 PM – 10 PM PDT
500 S Grand Central Pkwy, Las Vegas, Nevada 89106
More Details to Come - Mark Your Calendars and Save The Date!*
Thank you to all who came to our 2019 Festival, it was a sold-out success! We are proud to be celebrating 19 years strong as Las Vegas’ largest Reggae Festival, showcasing both the unifying power of Reggae music & the Caribbean lifestyle. While you are enjoying the legendary musical performances from some of Jamaica's most legendary performers, you will be able to bargain with vendors for Caribbean island style arts and crafts, and when you get hungry sample the great flavours of the Caribbean Islands with our onsite food court that will satisfy any appetite. Quench your thirst at our conveniently located beer gardens so that you will be able to enjoy some of your favorite drinks, and dance the night away.
Africa Day 2020 Las Vegas
Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 11 AM – 6 PM PDT
Las Vegas, Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada 89121
We are back for a second year!
SAVE THE DATE & WELCOME to the 2nd Annual Africa Day 2020 - Las Vegas Celebration & Festival. Celebrating all things Africa and African culture as a community!
A family friendly event curated specifically for Africans, African Diaspora and friends of Africa! Vendors, Entertainment, African Food, Culture, Music, Dance, Face Painting, Storytelling and an amazing Kidz Korner!
Join us as we tell the story of Africa!
Vendor, sponsorship and partnership information coming soon. Email email@example.com with questions!
Africa Day is the annual commemoration of the foundation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) (now known as the African Union) on 25 May 1963. It is celebrated in various countries on the African continent, as well as around the world.
Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 8 PM PDT
Cannery Hotel and Casino
2121 E Craig Rd, North Las Vegas, Nevada 89030
Leslie Sebastian Charles MBE, known professionally as Billy Ocean, is a Trinidadian-English recording artist who had a string of R&B international pop hits in the 1970s and 1980s. He was the most popular Trinidad–British R&B singer-songwriter of the early to mid-1980s. After scoring his first four UK Top 20 successes, seven years passed before he accumulated a series of transatlantic successes, including three US No. 1's. His 1985 hit "When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going" reached No. 1 in the UK and No. 2 in the US. In 1985, Ocean won the Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance for his worldwide hit "Caribbean Queen" and in 1987 was nominated for the Brit Award for Best British Male Artist. His 1988 hit "Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car" reached No. 1 in the US and No. 3 in the UK. His 1986 hit "There'll Be Sad Songs" also reached No. 1 in the US.
2nd Annual Las Vegas Caribbean Dance Party
Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 5 PM – 2 AM PDT
1892 Ringe Ln, Las Vegas, NV 89156-6748, United States Celebrating all things Africa and African culture
Come Rep your Flag at the second annual Las Vegas Caribbean Dance Party music and many more...
Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 8:30 PM PDT
Suncoast Hotel and Casino
9090 Alta Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada 89145
Sheena Shirley Easton is a Scottish singer and songwriter. She is a dual British-American citizen. Easton came into the public eye in an episode of the first British musical reality television programme The Big Time: Pop Singer, which recorded her attempts to gain a record contract and her eventual signing with EMI Records.
Saturday, October 31, 2020 at 8 PM PDT
The Orleans Hotel and Casino - Las Vegas
4500 W Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, Nevada 89103
Ohio Players are an American funk, soul music and R&B band. With their slinky, horn-powered grooves, impeccable musicianship, and eye-popping album covers, the Ohio Players were among the top funk bands of the mid-'70s. They are best known for their songs "Fire" and "Love Rollercoaster".
Gold certifications, records selling at least five hundred thousand copies, were awarded to the singles "Funky Worm", "Skin Tight", "Fire", and "Love Rollercoaster"; as well as their albums Skin Tight, Fire, and Honey. On August 17, 2013, Ohio Players were inducted into the inaugural class of the Rhythm and Blues Music Hall of Fame that took place in Cleveland, Ohio.
With their trademark bottom-heavy, horn-driven sound, the Ohio Players were also a formative influence on the hip-hop genre of G-Funk during the late 1980s and early 1990s. Their music was sampled more than 30 times by hip-hop artists from 1987 to 1992, including G-Funk pioneers Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, and Snoop Dogg.
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