Reggae Festival Draws International Artists and Fans to Northland

By KBJR News 1

July 14, 2012 Updated Jul 14, 2012 at 10:49 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) ---Thousands are celebrating a love of music at the Bayfront Reggae and World Music Festival in Duluth.

Award winning solo artists and bands are performing concerts on Saturday.

Vendors at the family friendly event offer a variety ethnic foods and artisans.

It's the 7th year Bayfront Festival Park has hosted the event.

Each year the festivals manager says she aims to bring love, peace and equality together.

"The thing I always hear from my international headliners is this thing is just going to explode," Janna Dreher said. "When people see how beautiful this festival is, this park is, they just all want to come to Duluth."

Organizers also had a raffle drawing to help raise money for flood damages.

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