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THE REACH ONE CHILD FOUNDATION INAUGURAL “ROC KIDS FEST” FOR AUGUST 10, IN KINGSTON!

 

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The Reach One Child “ROC” Foundation presents the inaugural ROC Kids Fest 2014 –  a one-day family festival for children and children-at-heart. The event will take place on August 10th at 5 Keesing Avenue, Kingston 10, from noon to 8 p.m. and will include top names from the entertainment and creative art industry.

The day promises to be packed with activities for all ages and will include student vs celebrity video games, bounce-abouts for both adults and kids, mechanical bulls, merry go round, face painting and clowns. There will also be games for teens and adults such as ludo, chess, checkers and dominoes for the adults. In addition students will be able to compete for prizes playing educational games.

Already confirmed for the event are Legendary drum & bass duo Sly & Robbie, songstress Cherine with her Rockfort Rebels band, Chuck Fender, Ikaya, Omari, Chevaughn, Natel, Stratdon, Nikieshia Barnes and Charmaine Limonius. In addition, there will be performances by high school band Azize Hot Steppers as well as student selectors.

Sly & Robbie

Sly & Robbie

Music will be provided by Stone Love, Quantegy Sound, DJ Raff, Sun Jock Fire Wayne, DJ Redeem, Japanese Female selector Yumi and Ikel Marvelous.

The festival is a part of our “I ROC Education”campaign, with all proceeds going towards providing educational scholarships for recipients of the foundation’s Scholarship program.

Tickets are priced at $200 for Children under 12 years old, $700 presold ($1000 at the gate) for Adults and High School Student with ID pay only $500. VIP and Super VIP tickets are also available offering patrons meals and customized merchandising from the “IROC Education” and “Wah Dat Fah” clothing brands.  All day bands for rides are also available on the day of the event.

 

Cherine

Cherine

Presold Tickets are available online at www.rockidsfest.com or at Reve Jewelry Shop #13 Devon House 26 Hope Road in Kingston.

The event is sponsored by Alternative Music Ltd, Nestles Jamaica, Hot 102 Fm, Roots 96 Fm, Hype TV, PetroJam Ltd, 20 Six Music Group, General Mills/Wysinco, Arm Bands Plus, Reve Jewelry, Mind of Our Own, East Japanese, M-10, Roe Japanese Restaurant, Right Brain Active, Docutech, Usain Bolt Tracks & Records, Crazy Jim, Tyre Warehouse and Dancehall Soul.

For more information visit www.rockidsfest.com or call the ticket hotline 876 – 813-9930. Those wishing to volunteer ROC Kids Fest of for future ROC events are encouraged to sign up at via ROC’s Facebook Page (www.facebook.com/reachonechild)

 

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