Tmrw.Today Festival Goes On As Planned
Set to begin today, the inaugural staging of the weeklong, Tmrw.Today Festival, will go on as planned despite heavy rains earlier this week.
Promoters of the festival told The Gleaner, that the international response has been great and "most of the acts have already arrived on the island. We have people coming in fast and furious," from places like Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and as far as Barcelona, Spain.
Tmrw.Today Festival promises an array of activities, which included sunrise and sunset yoga sessions, fitness classes, conscious lifestyle speakers, and health and medicinal healing speakers, like David 'Avocado' Wolfe, who is an international wellness ambassador and superfoods evangelist.
In addition to the influx of foreign nationals, the festival has also grabbed the attention of major international media house. Journalists from Forbes Magazine, Billboard and VICE UK Noisey will be visiting the island to cover the entire week of activities.
According to the promoters, most of the featured acts and wellness professionals have already arrived on the island, including renowned disc-jockey Toddla T. Also on the island are reggae revivalist Protoje and rising star Sevana, back on the rock after performing over a score of shows during their European summer tour.
Other performers at the festival include Teflon Zinc Fence, up-coming reggae artiste Runkus and Yaadcore. "This is a first year festival and it’s very exciting to lay this foundation for year one , to keep up on our promise to come back bigger next year," they said.