Patrons attending this major Rastafari event will have a chance to see, learn and explore an extensive part of Jamaican culture. The Stepping High Festival features a high quality musical concert with top and upcoming reggae artists, live bands, sounds, DJ’s. and video sessions, in addition to the main highlight, is the “Healing of the Nation Herbs Exhibition.”
Adults have a choice of participating in the sampling and testing of herb entrees exhibited, while judging is conducted by VVIP Judges. Judging takes place in an exclusive area dubbed the Space Station. Judges assist in deciding the year’s celebrity farmer and Jamaica’s top herb strain.
Attendees will learn of the event’s unique organic development in parallel with the island’s Rastafari culture; each year is a celebration of survival despite many obstacles.
Event presentations include: educational activities such as forums, panel discussions, expos and workshops. Patrons can shop at a tradeshow offered by community farmers, artisans, and entrepreneurs, who display and sell various foods, crafts and arts. Other vendors will present specialty items, much of which are not available at regular stores. The overall event lends to a holistic mind, soul and body voyage; a holistic experience of One Love.