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Bourbon Beach

The best spot for live reggae on Seven Mile Beach, Bourbon Beach has hosted such greats as John Holt and Gregory Isaacs; younger talent appears on Thursdays. Saturday is dancehall night. The lively bar is open daily…
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Roots Bamboo

With a rotating roster of musicians anchored by a rock-solid ‘riddim’ section, the house Hurricane Band shows tourists a thing or two about roots music here each Wednesday. On selected nights, big dancehall shows ro…
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Alfred’s Ocean Palace

This Negril institution is one of the oldest beach bars. The Live Reggae Beach Parties feature local and occasional international acts, beginning around 10pm and continuing deep into the night.
Spectator Sport in Kingston

Sabina Park

The place for cricket in Jamaica. The 30,000-seat arena hosted its first test match in 1929. Come here to watch the Jamaica Tallawahs play in the Caribbean Twenty20.
Club in Negril


The only bona fide nightclub outside the all-inclusives, Jungle, with its tacky decor, is not the most urbane place, but the DJs definitely know what they’re doing; during high season guest talent from Miami and New…
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Caymanas Park

The horse races at Caymanas Park in Portmore, one of the best race tracks in the Caribbean (and immortalized in several classic ska songs), make for a lively outing and a real slice of traditional Jamaican life; get…
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Club La Best

The liveliest spot in Port Antonio, La Best assumes a different identity depending on the evening. Dancehall throbs into the wee hours on Friday; Sunday grooves to a mellow blend of reggae and old-school R&B; la…
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Las Vegas

Formally known as Risky Business, this place goes all out during spring break. Covers sometimes nudge into the expensive US$12 to US$15 range. Sound-system parties rock the beachside and Saturdays are bottomless bee…
Stadium in Kingston

National Stadium

Big-name concerts, track-and-field events such as the Boys & Girls Championships and matches featuring the Reggae Boyz, Jamaica’s national football (soccer) team.
Live Music in Negril


This is essentially a party lawn with speakers, where occasional music performances are held, such as the Bob Marley Birthday Bash in February. Call Kubba to find out what's happening and when.