Reggae legend Beres Hammond will perform at the 2015 Reggae in the Park in Boston's Franklin Park Zoo

Tickets on Sale for Annual Reggae in the Park

Reggae legend Beres Hammond will perform at the 2015 Reggae in the Park in Boston's Franklin Park Zoo

Tickets are on sale and going fast for the annual Reggae in the Park held at Franklin Park Zoo Sunday, August 9, 2015 at 6:30pm. Presented by Lion Entertainment, this year features legendary reggae singers Beres Hammond and Freddie McGregor. They’ll be supported by the Harmony House Singers and the Harmony House Band. Tickets will run you $58 before August 1 and $63 after. Tickets will not be available at the door and this show is rain or shine. Join the Facebook event for updates on the show.

Reacquaint yourself with the acts below. For the uninitiated, Hammond has been making music since the 70s and McGregor since the 60s. Both have left indelible marks in reggae music and influenced countless acts.

Beres Hammond – “Groovy Little Thing”

Freddie McGregor – “Bobby Babylon”

Harmony House Band – “Rockfort Rock”

Jacob Wake Up!

Jacob Wake Up! is managing editor of Boston Ska (dot) net. He's been going to ska shows since high school and never looked back. Jake lives in Roslindale and works in communications by day. You can see him perform with The New Limits or strike up conversation with him at a local ska show.

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