We welcome you to upload a video of a performance featuring an original song.
Nothing explicit will be accepted. The public will vote for their favourite Band.

Deadline for video submissions is February 28, 2018
Public voting opens on March 1, 2018 and closes on March 31, 2018

Finalists will be announced on April 2, 2018

The Top 3 Band finalists who receive the most votes will be paid to perform at the ‘Canadian Reggae Music Conference’ and at the ‘Rastafest & Reggae Music Festival’ in Toronto where a panel of judges will select the overall winner for an all-expenses paid trip to Jamaica to perform live at the Jamaica Music Conference!

Must be 18 years of age and a Canadian citizen to enter. Those bands who have performed at Rastafest within the last 2 years are not eligible to enter the contest.

Top 3 Band finalists will
be paid to perform at

The Canadian Reggae Music Conference

April 27 & 28, 2018

Venue to be confirmed

The Rastafest & Reggae Music Festival

August 17 & 18, 2018

Black Creek Pioneer Village’s North Property
7060 Jane Street, North of Steeles Avenue West

The Overall Winner will perform in Jamaica at the

Jamaica Music Conference

November 8 – 11, 2018