A Music Extravaganza In Pacific Harbour, Fiji, Featuring The Best Local Musicians, Dancers, And Entertainers!
Sun, Sand & Sea…..providing stage and props for Fiji’s premier music, dance, and lights extravaganza, presenting the crème de la crème of Fiji’s music virtuosos and contemporary show dancers!
A non-stop music and performing arts marathon brought to you by co-hosts, The Uprising Beach Resort and Knox Entertainment PTE Ltd.
This event, now in its twelfth (12) year, has gained both local and international thrust. Usually held in November, to coincide with the Festival of Lights (Diwali), reputable donors, have come on board once again in partnership with the Uprising Beach Resort and Knox Entertainment PTE Ltd, to show off Fiji’s top musicians and professional dancers in the captivating surrounds of The Uprising Beach Resort, situated on the Pacific Coast, Pacific Harbour, Fiji.
A combination of factors such as the music, performers, location, weather, objectives, and content of this great event is a huge drawcard, for both locals and international visitors. The festival will be well attended and received by all stakeholders i.e. sponsors, performers, vendors, patrons, and hosts, alike. The atmosphere this annual event creates is second to none!
- The show kicks off with the introduction of daytime bands presenting a more laid-back atmosphere with reggae and hip hop, jazz and blues routines, and avant-garde repertoire among others.
- The array of performers in the mix are hand-selected; some have performed at the International Jazz & Blues Festival at Port Denarau and other regional and international stages. The range and variety of genres on offer include reggae, hip hop, modern jazz, soft country rock, funk, rhythm & blues, acoustic styles, and twists of RnB.
- Intermittently, between bands, the dance troupes will exhibit movements, fusing elements of our Pacific Islands with contemporary styles of the region. The dance groups that will be featured have taken their acts internationally and have gained popularity abroad.
- The daytime bracket of the Festival is also packed with kids’ activities that the little ones can enjoy so the whole family can come out and have fun times by the beach.
Our aims and objectives of the festival are multi-faceted; where our ultimate plan is to market this event globally, showcasing Fiji, involving the people of our country, and visitors alike.