Music in Jamaica comes alive like in no other place. In Ocho Rios, when the sun sets, the rhythms of the night merge to become a musical party. The Ocho Rios Jazz Festival in the middle of June is one of the main events in town. The festival gained popularity in only a matter of a few years and is now considered one of the main yearly highlights of Jamaica.
The event offers exciting days of great music in Jamaica, superb entertainment, and healthy family and community participation. International performers from Europe, the United States, and the Caribbean along with renowned Jamaican jazz artists take part in this musical party. Some of the talents that visited our Caribbean city were Alex Martin Blanken, Myrna Hague, The Jamaica Big Band, and the YolanDa Brown Quartet. Every year, this sizzling festival in Ocho Rios welcomes thousand of locals and tourists alike.
This year’s festival just ended, but you should visit us next year and enjoy a cozy atmosphere perfect for couples, families, and singles alike. Tantalize your palate with delicious Jamaican and international cuisine from the food court. It is a great way to spice your vacation up and enjoy nights of partying! Most of the resorts in the area provide guests with tickets and information. It’s all there and ready for you!