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Love City Live! Featuring Junior Reid & Reemah Taking Over Love City April 15-19


St. Croix native Reemah will perform Saturday, April 18.


Mark those calendars — Love City Live! is set to take over Cruz Bay with positive roots reggae vibes starting this Wednesday, April 15.
Festivities will culminate at the big Crucial Roots Reggae Festival featuring some of the top reggae stars in the world Saturday, April 18, at the Winston Wells ball field and wrap up with a boat trip on Sunday, April 19.

Don’t miss the chance to enjoy reggae legend, former Black Uhuru frontman Junior Reid as well as up and coming sensation, and St. Croix native, Reemah. The two are headlining the Winston Wells main stage while the grounds will feature arts and crafts vendors, Ital and local food vendors, fresh coconut and island-style rum bars.

The Crucial Roots Reggae Festival, however, is only one event in a full five days of music and parties during Love City Live! The fun kicks off on Wednesday, April 15, with the exclusive, all-inclusive villa soiree Hush. Party-goers will enjoy an intimate cocktail social at a private, luxury villa featuring gourmet food and top shelf bars.

On Thursday, April 16, the party moves over to Drink along the waterfront in Cruz Bay for a reggae roadblock. Enjoy music by King Judah at this beach, road and patio party from 5 to 10 p.m.

Get those crisp white party outfits ready on Friday, April 17, for a the Rockers All-White Beach Party on the Cruz Beach starting at 7 p.m. The perfect way to kick off the Love City Live! weekend, the Rockers party will feature Caribbean style hors d’oeuvres, premium cash bars and plenty of infectious reggae tunes.

Saturday, April 18, is the big concert at Winston Wells ball field with Junior Reid and Reemah. The big event will also feature a live dub session and spoken word performances. Gates open at 4 p.m. and tickets are $40.

The perfect way to wind down from all the fun in Winston Wells ball field is with a boat trip to Jost Van Dyke. Join the party on Sunday, April 19, at the Love City’s Live! Ultimate Power Boat Party.

Spend the day soaking up the tropical sun, swimming in the gin-clear Caribbean water and relaxing at world class boating locations in the British Virgin Islands.

Tickets for the Love City Live! boat trip are $150 and include a BBQ lunch, open bar on board the boat, custom fees, BVI departure tax, fuel charge and captain’s fee.

Tickets for all events are available on St. John at Love City Barbers.

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