Ya Maka My Weekend turns 28 years old this year! Ya Maka My Weekend was the very first festival held in The District and started in 1992. Since that time, the event has been constantly evolving. You’ll still find the same great reggae music and Caribbean food with a fun different twist each year.
NEW THIS YEAR – 220′ ZIP LINE THROUGH THE CONCRETE JUNGLE OF THE DISTRICT! More Details Coming Soon!
NEW THIS YEAR! Catch Live Entertainment by Doug Brundies in Coconut Cove Located in the Caribbean Food Court!
Set 1: 5:45-7:15
Set 2: 9:15-10:45
Date: Saturday, August 10th
Gates open at 4:00 p.m.
Admission – $10 / $5 after 10:30PM Kids 12 & under get in FREE
Tickets can be purchased in advance at Daiquiri Factory, 309-786-1016, or admission fee can be paid at the gate. No coolers allowed inside of premises. Personal lawn chairs and seating is allowed.
Gates at 4:00PM
4:15-5:45 – TBA
6:00-7:30 – Kofi with Indika
7:45-9:00 – The Jumbies
9:15-10:45 – Indika
11:00-12:30 – Lazo & Exodus ( former lead vocalist for Bob Marley’s band the Wailers preforming a tribute to Bob Marley )
Stay Tuned For more information, please visit: http://www.daiquirifactory.com/YaMaka.aspx