San Diego's KAABOO Festival To Host 2 Day Comedy, Music & Cultural Festival In The Cayman Islands

May 15, 2018

San Diego's KAABOO Festival, which returns to Del Mar this September 14-16, has announced that it will be replicating the multi-sensory experience in the Cayman Islands in 2019. KAABOO Cayman is set to take place February 15 + 16, 2019, with a jam-packed lineup that boasts many musical acts and comedians including internationally renowned EDM-pop duo The Chainsmokers, British new wave idols Duran Duran,聽Canadian super-star Bryan Adams, American rock band Counting Crows, funnyman David Spade, and many others.

"We are thrilled to reveal our inaugural lineup for KAABOO Cayman," says KAABOO鈥檚 Chief Brand Officer, Jason Felts. "This signature lineup of multi-generational artists was thoughtfully curated to include a little something for everyone. As we extend our brand to paradise, KAABOO Cayman promises a weekend experience designed for the enjoyment of both locals and tourists alike."

Set on the shores of the world famous Seven Mile Beach in Grand Cayman, KAABOO Cayman will take place amidst a tropical climate where guests will enjoy a backdrop of crystal blue water and white sand beaches for an upscale, island getaway. With direct flights from over a dozen major US cities as well as Toronto and London, KAABOO Cayman mirrors its San Diego counterpart, KAABOO Del Mar, in its plans to deliver an oasis providing the full spectrum of entertainment, aesthetics, and relaxation, imbibing the "Five Senses Under the Sun" brand motto.

The multi-generational lineup includes DJ ZEDD, Jason Derulo, Flo Rida, Blondie, +Live+, Maren Morris, Sean Paul, Shaggy, Salt-N-Pepa ft DJ Spinderella, Blues Traveler, Los Lobos, and many more. Comic canons Wanda Sykes, David Spade, Jenny Slate, Darrell Hammond and more will headline KAABOO鈥檚 HUMOR ME stage. A confirmed listing of KAABOO Cayman鈥檚 music and comedy lineup is below.

"We are excited to welcome KAABOO to the Cayman Islands for its first international festival for both locals and visitors to enjoy," said Hon. Moses Kirkconnell, Minister of Tourism for the Cayman Islands. "The Cayman Islands鈥 ease of accessibility to and from the U.S., coupled with our elite infrastructure and plenty of desirable lodging and culinary options, offers KAABOO the ideal destination for a unique Caribbean experience."

In addition to bucket list multi-generational music headliners and comedians, all guests can expect mouth watering culinary delicacies at PALATE, stunning live murals and exhibits in ARTWORK, massages, hot shaves, and spa services in INDULGENCES, and beach vibes and ocean access at the BASK Day/Night Club adjacent to Seven Mile Beach (18+).

A limited number of advance price passes go on sale online today at 7:30am. THATCH (General Admission) passes are currently $300, while SILVER THATCH (VIP) passes are currently at $1062.50. Additional VIP packages including ROYAL PALM $3425 are also available. Prices will increase once this allotment of advance price passes are sold out. At KAABOO, all guests receive a multi-faceted experience with access to: the indoor and seated HUMOR ME comedy club; an on-site Contemporary Art exhibit in the ARTWORK area plus large scale outdoor murals and installations on display; PALATE gourmet food and craft libation offerings; the relaxation oasis at INDULGENCES; and the BASK Beach Club. SILVER THATCH (VIP) passes include additional access to AMPLIFY zones which provide premier stage viewing areas, access to the Thursday Night AMPLIFY-only preview party, and more.

For more information on KAABOO Cayman and to purchase passes, visit kaaboocayman.com, and be sure to check out the lineup below.

KAABOO Cayman Music Lineup:
The Chainsmokers
Duran Duran
Zedd
Jason Derulo
Bryan Adams
Counting Crows
Flo Rida
Blondie
+Live+
Maren Morris
Sean Paul
Shaggy
Salt-N-Pepa ft DJ Spinderella
Blues Traveler
Los Lobos
Magic!
The English Beat
Margo Price
Maxi Priest
Romain Virgo
Hirie
Transviolet
Stealing Oceans

KAABOO Cayman Comedy Lineup:
Wanda Sykes
David Spade
Jenny Slate
Darrell Hammond
Natasha Leggero
Tom Green
Alonzo Bodden