Rainforest fest is back!

Music

Rainforest fest is back!

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Print this page Email A Friend!


WITH a two-year break and a name change, the Rainforest Seafood and Music Festival is promising to be bigger and better, according to organisers.

The event, slated for a noon start, is scheduled for the Catherine Hall Entertainment Centre in Montego Bay, St James, on Ash Wednesday, February 26.

“We took a hiatus and we'll be returning bigger and better...music is important so we've included that in our name,” Bethany Young, marketing and communications manager, told the Jamaica Observer yesterday. “Topping ourselves to what we've done before is our aim, in terms of food offerings and entertainment and most importantly, giving back to Cornwall Regional Hospital.”

This year's acts include Marion Hall, Luciano, Romain Virgo, Stylo G, Ding Dong and Agent Sasco.

Both Ding Dong and Agent Sasco have pledged to donate a portion of their performance fees to the Cornwall Regional Hospital.

The Rainforest Seafood and Music Festival 2020 will feature over 25 of Jamaica's iconic chefs from eateries including Little Ochie Seafood from St Elizabeth, Sharkies from St Ann, Scotchies, as well as Rainforest's Fish Pot food truck.

The festival had taken the break for the company to focus on expanding its presence across the region.

Since its debut in 2013, the then Rainforest Seafood Festival has distinguished itself as one of western Jamaica's largest charity events, raising over $30 million for We Care for Cornwall Regional Hospital.

— Brian Bonitto


Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper anytime, anywhere. The Jamaica Observer ePaper is available to you at home or at work, and is the same edition as the printed copy available at http://bit.ly/epaperlive


ADVERTISEMENT




POST A COMMENT

HOUSE RULES

1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper � email addresses will not be published.

2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.

3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.

4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.

5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed: advertising@jamaicaobserver.com.

6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email: community@jamaicaobserver.com.

7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy



comments powered by Disqus
ADVERTISEMENT

Poll

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon
ADVERTISEMENT