Connection Festival

Metropolitan Park

Value Discount You Save
$75.84 54% $40.84
Give as a Gift
Limited quantity available
Over 380 bought

In a Nutshell

311, Julian Marley, Matisyahu, Ballyhoo!, and other acts spread tranquil vibes and reggae tempos across two stages

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Jul 25, 2015. Limit 8 per person. Valid only for option purchased. Redeem on 7/25 for a ticket at venue box office. Must show valid ID matching name on Groupon at venue. Refundable only on day of purchase. Discount reflects Connection Festival's current ticket prices-price may differ on day of the event. Doors open at 12PM. For ADA seating, call box office promptly upon receipt of voucher - availability is limited. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Deal

  • $35 for two tickets to Connection Festival (up to $75.84 value)
  • When: Saturday, July 25, at noon
  • Where: Metropolitan Park
  • General admission
  • Door time: noon
  • Full offer value includes ticketing fees

Connection Festival

  • 311: these Omaha genre benders broke into the mainstream by fusing rap, reggae, and hard rock on their self-titled album in 1995. It went triple platinum thanks to the singles “Don’t Stay Home,” “All Mixed Up,” and “Down,” and paved the way for a decades-long career that resulted in 11 records, their own cruise, and an unofficial holiday named after them.
  • What Julian Marley shares with his father, Bob: hair, sway, inviting voice, devotion to humanitarianism, and Rastafarian spirit
  • What they don’t share: the sound of their music—Julian incorporates elements of hip-hop into his catalog, which includes “Boom Draw” and “Jah’ Works”
  • Genres Matisyahu combines: reggae, dancehall, hip-hop, and traditional Jewish themes
  • Essential tracks showing his range: the bouncing “King Without a Crown,” the anthemic “Sunshine,” and the more meditative “One Day”
  • Ballyhoo!: blending rock, pop, punk, and reggae in the vein of 311 and Sublime, this quartet of Maryland Warped Tour vets is the aural equivalent of Bob Marley kick-flipping over a dozen flaming school buses
  • Other main-stage acts: New York Ska-Jazz Ensemble | Whole Wheat Bread | Stank Sauce | Skywater
  • On the second stage: Jah Elect and the I Quality Band | Cloud9 Vibes | Askmeificare | Holey Miss Moley | Yamadeo | Herd of Watts | Wester Joseph’s Stereo Vudu
Merchant Location Map
  1. 1

    Metropolitan Park

    4110 Gator Bowl Boulevard

    Jacksonville, FL 32202

    Get Directions

Tickets to events near you
Outdoor festivals designed to encourage you to take advantage of the good weather
15% Bonus Savings
Get an extra 15% off local restaurants, spas, salons, and more to use within 48 hours of your Goods order! See details
By purchasing this deal you'll unlock points which can be spent on discounts and rewards. Every 5,000 points can be redeemed for $5 Off your next purchase.