Reggae music and jamaican culture festival

Let the music heal your soul

celebrating Jamaican intangible culture, Heritage and music.

Saturday 30th July – 31st Sunday July


Perfect reggae event

From Jamaica to Wales. Award winning Youth Arts and Advocacy Charity Urban Circle Newport in partnership with the Rastafari Indigenous Village and the IRITS Alliance Project JA, are here to bring you Reggae & Riddim Festival 2022.

Creating rich pathways towards peace, justice, inclusion and understanding of diversity and ecology within Welsh communities and at every level. We wish to create an authentic representation of wellness, Jamaican and Intangible Culture and Heritage. This will coincide with and commemorate the 60th Anniversary of Jamaica’s Independence in 2022 and the Diamond Jubilee Celebration activities taking place Globally as the UKs first officially endorsed event.


Lots of great reggae music from Wales, England and Jamaica. The kind of music to fill your soul with good vibrations.


Rastafari from across the country will be sharing the culture of the unique islands. Experience authentic Jamaican culture.


For the children, big and small. Try new things and have some fun and relax and unwind at the festival


The tastiest food from the globe will be served up and ready for your eyes and senses to feast upon.

Ticket Pricing

Festival Ticket prices made available on February 1st 2022

We pride ourselves in providing fair and honest prices that are accessible to all. We aim to do out best to keep the price as low as possible.

Adult for 1 day.From £ 22
Adult Weekend ticket.From £ 32
Concessionary.From £ 18.50
Family 1 day (At least 1 ticket)From £ 50
Family Weekend ticket.From £ 80


Making the dream work

Here are all the partners we have working to make this event a great one for you and the family


Multidisciplinary classes, academy and creative agency specialising in artist management, casting, curation & consultancy.


Focused in support for young people through dance, theatre & leadership to gain confidence and skills to achieve their goals.

Arts council for wales

Fostering an environment for the best artists and organisations in Wales to create their best work.

university of south wales

A public university in Wales, with campuses in Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd.

The irits

Created to build and strengthen community dialogue and linkages from Jamaica across the globe.

Rastafari Indigenous village

A space created to connect you to Rastafari, to make universal human connections.