Jippi Jappa Festival in Port Antonio Square

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Title

Jippi Jappa Festival in Port Antonio Square

Description

"Public concert: Despite overcast skies, hundreds of people turned out to the Port Antonio town square recently to watch the Generation Gap and leading Jamaican artistes, in the first in a series of open air reggae concerts to be held in Port Antonio for the duration of the Jippi-Jappa Festival. The concerts in Port Antonio are being held fortnightly and here Black Mafia dance group put on a 'dread' dance."

Subject

Concerts; Reggae musicians; Crowds; Port Antonio (Portland, Jamaica); Courthouses - Jamaica

Creator

Roy 'Johnny' O'Brien (Jamaica Tourist Board)

Date

19-Nov-1976

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection IN: Daily News Collection - Festivals, Ja. - Jippi Jappa Festival

Identifier

D0006650

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be obtained from the National Library of Jamaica.

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

Citation

Roy 'Johnny' O'Brien (Jamaica Tourist Board), “Jippi Jappa Festival in Port Antonio Square,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed July 6, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/5904.