It is coming…the 22nd annual Saint Kitts Music Festival which is a favorite for locals and international visitors alike will take place on from Wednesday, June 27 through Sunday, July 1, 2018, at the Warner Park Stadium, Basseterre, Saint Kitts.
As one of the premiere music festivals in the Caribbean, the Saint Kitts Music Festival typically features a broad range of musical styles including rhythm and blues, jazz, hip-hop, reggae, soca, calypso, gospel and contemporary music. Past artists have included such prominent acts as John Legend, Lionel Richie, Jason Derulo, Trey Songz, T-Pain, Michael Bolton, R. City, K.C. and the Sunshine Band, UB40’s Ali Campbell, Goo Goo Dolls, Wyclef Jean, Ne-Yo, Air Supply, Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, Shaggy, Kelly Rowland, Tarrus Riley, Tessanne Chin, Toni Braxton, Beenie Man, The Commodores, Dionne Warwick, Billy Ocean, Sean Paul, Boyz II Men, King Konris, Stephen Marley, Jah Cure, Mavado, Shabba Ranks, Regina Belle, Maxi Priest, Beres Hammond, Roberta Flack, Biggie Irie, and Lord Nelson.
Visitors attending this year’s Saint Kitts Music Festival not only get to enjoy a fantastic mix of dancehall and rock-n-roll performances but will also have the opportunity to explore the beautiful island of Saint Kitts known for its intoxicating natural beauty, sunny skies, warm waters, and sandy beaches. Beyond its beautiful beaches, the island’s tourism attractions include hiking through the tropical rainforest, riding the scenic railway that connects the island’s former sugar plantations, visiting the Caribelle Batik factory, and touring UNESCO World Heritage Site Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park. There are also the more traditional vacation pastimes available are watersports, golf, shopping, tennis, dining, gaming at Saint Kitts’ exclusive casino or simply relaxing on by the sea. Accommodations range from intimate plantation inns to larger hotels and resorts.