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  • 2022 Dates & Times:

    Friday 7/29: 12pm (Noon) to 11pm

    Saturday 7/30: 12pm (Noon) to 11pm

    Sunday 7/31: 12pm (Noon) to 11pm

  • Our 2022 Festival Box Office will be open:

    7/28 Thursday 11AM – 7PM

    7/29 Friday 11AM – 10PM 

    7/30 Saturday 11AM -­ 10PM 

    7/31 Sunday 11AM – 10PM

  • Festival is Rain or Shine.
    All Sales Final, No Refunds.

  • Yes, tickets will increase but they also might be completely SOLD OUT before the day of the festival. Below are the Box Office ticket prices for the ticket types that may still be available.
    VIP WEEKEND – $300
    VIP FRIDAY – $130
    VIP SATURDAY – $130
    VIP SUNDAY – $130
    GA WEEKEND – $180
    GA FRI/SAT – $150
    GA SAT/SUN – $150
    GA FRIDAY – $90
    GA SATURDAY – $90
    GA SUNDAY – $90

    Make sure to save yourself some money and buy your tickets early.

  • Yes! There will be a great variety of food vendors while accommodating a majority of dietary restriction plus beer trailers and full alcohol bars.

  • We want to provide an unforgettable experience for everybody at Reggae Rise Up Maryland Festival.

    This event was designed to provide equal opportunity for enjoyment by all participants. If you would like to request any particular aids or services pursuant to disability laws, please contact the event planner at Info@ReggaeRiseUp.com


  • No, we do not allow pets or emotional support animals. However, registered service dogs are permitted to enter the event per ADA guidelines. If you need clarification on whether or not your dog is considered a service dog, please refer to the first section of the service dog FAQs on ada.gov.

  • There is no outside food or alcohol allowed into the festival, but you are able to bring in one (1) sealed water bottle up to 1L in size or an empty reusable personal water bottle.

    We will have plenty of food options from local vendors for you to choose from.

    We also have a FREE water refill station available.

    Please note that all items will be subject to search upon arrival.


  • To apply for a media pass please see our Media Application under the “Get Involved” Tab.


    • Outside food or beverage
    • Alcohol or Flasks
    • Strollers, Wagons or Carts of any type
    • Blankets, Chairs, Umbrellas, Tents or Canopies
    • Backpacks, Purses, Bags larger than 14″ x 14″
    • Professional photo, video, or audio recording devices without prior approval
    • Drones, UAVs, or UFOs
    • Coolers, Ice or Ice packs
    • Glass Containers
    • Illegal substances, drugs, or drug paraphernalia
    • Illegal or unauthorized vending
    • Knives or weapons of any kind
    • Animals or pets (except registered service animals that assist people with disabilities, please contact us in advance)
    • Flammable lanterns or fire of any kind
    • Fireworks or any types of explosives
    • Skateboards, scooters or personalized motor vehicles
    • Bicycles inside the festival grounds
    • Lasers or light pointers
    • Chains, chain wallets, or spiked jewelry
    • Instruments, megaphones, horns, or noisemakers
    • Soliciting
    • Pepper spray
    • Spray paint, large markers
    • Bad Vibes (Dad vibes okay!)

    ** All items are subject to search and these lists are subject to change

  • 100%. Festival Totems, Flags, Signs, accepted and encouraged.

  • Absolutely! We welcome families of all ages. Kids 6 and under are also free with paid guardian. We do not allow strollers, wagons or carts. Please bring a backpack style carrier if desired.

  • Of course, we have a dedicated medical tent with several professional EMT units to help when needed.

  • Visit us at any of our social media accounts

    @ReggaeRiseUpMaryland – Facebook
    @ReggaeRiseUp_Maryland – Instagram
    @ReggaeRiseUp – Twitter

  • There will be no re-entry at Reggae Rise Up Maryland Festival.

  • Performance times will be released closer to the festival dates.

  • Music, Vendors, Games, Crafts, Art, Relaxation Stations, Fan Interactions and more!

  • Music ends at 11pm each night due to city ordinance, so please arrive early to experience all the amazing bands.

  • Fill out the form when you click Volunteers under the ‘Get Involved’ tab on the website.

    If you have more questions please email us at RRUStaffing@gmail.com for more details.

  • Please click the “Street Team” application link under the “Get Involved” tab of this website.

  • Port Covington is a vibrant and inclusive mixed-use waterfront community in South Baltimore that is undergoing an incredible transformation. The current phase of 1.1 million square feet of new shops, restaurants, apartments, offices, and parks begins to deliver later this year. Visit PortCovington.city to explore the neighborhood.

  • There will be no mask, vaccine, nor negative COVID test requirements on behalf of Reggae Rise Up to enter Reggae Rise Up Maryland Festival 2022.

    That being said, we encourage everyone to keep their best practices in mind at all times and take the personal precautions they feel most comfortable with, such as wearing masks, getting tested, or getting vaccinated.

    Additionally, policies are subject to change, and all local and regional ordinances both apply and supersede any policies put in place by Reggae Rise Up.

  • Please see our Wristband Info Page Here


  • Port Covington is a vibrant and inclusive mixed-use waterfront community in South Baltimore that is undergoing an incredible transformation. The current phase of 1.1 million square feet of new shops, restaurants, apartments, offices and parks begins to deliver in late 2022.
    Visit www.portcovington.city for more information