- Thu 31 Aug 2023 • 7:00pm
Concert Ticket with Fair Admission
Concert Ticket Only
Gates Open: 5:30 PM Show Type: Reggae Restrictions: Alcohol (Wet) (Must be 21+ with Valid ID) and Non-Alcohol (Dry) areas available. No Personal Chairs. Come prepared for the weather. Limited bleacher seating is available in the Alcohol area. Concert Seating info | Theatre and ticketing
Born and raised on the West Coast and influenced heavily by his Polynesian upbringing, J Boog is undoubtedly one of the top reggae singers in recent years. His unique blend of sound and style was introduced on his 2007 debut album,Hear Me Roar, and Backyard Boogie, which included megahits like “Let’s Do It Again” and “Sunshine Girl.” Backyard Boogie also earned J Boog the Best Entertainer honor at the International Reggae and World Music Awards in Chicago.
Wash House Ting, released in 2016, topped Billboard reggae album charts and was nominated for Best Reggae Album at the 2018 Grammy® Awards. His EP Rose Petals was nominated for Best Reggae Album of the Year at the 2017 Grammy® Awards and also topped U.S. Billboard and iTunes reggae charts.
In 2021, J Boog released three singles (“Siva Mai ft. Siaosi,” “Ain’t No Love Like” and “Free of Dem”), and was nominated for Male Artist of the Year at the Island 98.5 Island Music Awards in Honolulu.
The accomplished reggae artist has toured all over the world, performing in Europe, Africa, Dubai, New Zealand, Australia, Japan and across the U.S. He’s performed at festivals like Cali Roots, One Love NZ, Good Love, Reggae Rise Up, One Love Cali, Arizona Roots, Dry Diggings, and the Mayjah Rayjah. His repertoire boasts tracks with Soja, Iration, Tarrus Riley, The Green, Fiji, Chaka Demus, Richie Spice and more.
ConocoPhillips Borealis Theatre and Ticket Info
Concert ticket prices do not include Fair admission. Convenience fees apply. Babes-in-arms admitted for free; children aged 2 and up must have a ticket. During the Fair, concert tickets may also be purchased on the fairgrounds at the Borealis Box Office, across from the Borealis Theatre. The ConocoPhillips Borealis Theatre is an open-air theatre; shows take place rain or shine. Both entrance gates open approximately one hour prior to the show. Personal chairs, professional grade cameras, cameras with detachable lenses and recording devices are strictly prohibited. There are 2 entry gates to the theatre; a “wet” gate directly into the alcohol consumption areas and a “dry” gate accessible by all ages. If you enter through the “dry” gate, you may cross into the “wet” area once you’re inside the theatre. To access any area with alcohol consumption, including entering through the “wet” gate, you must be 21 or over and present a valid photo ID, or be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian and present a valid photo ID.