Oct 1, 2012

BROOKLYN (October 1, 2012) – The Cushman & Wakefield Theater at Barclays Center will feature the sounds of the Caribbean when it hosts the Caribbean Fever Music Festival on Friday, November 2 at 8 p.m.

The Festival will star Soca King of the World Machel Montano of Trinidad, Mr. Vegas of Jamaica, Baby Cham of Jamaica, the Caribbean Queen Alison Hinds of Barbados, Doug E. Fresh of Barbados, and Slick Rick the Ruler of Jamaica. Additional artists will be announced soon.

The Festival will feature a mix of sounds from the Caribbean, including soca, dancehall, reggae, and classic hip hop. Tickets for the Festival will go on sale Wednesday, October 3 at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster by visiting <a href="http://www.barclayscenter.com">http://www.barclayscenter.com</a> or <a href="http://www.ticketmaster.com">www.ticketmaster.com</a>, calling 800-745-3000, or by visiting the American Express Box Office at Barclays Center.

“We are proud to host the Caribbean Fever Music Festival at the Cushman & Wakefield Theater at Barclays Center, as we continue to offer a variety of entertainment that reflects the diverse tastes within Brooklyn,” said Sean Saadeh, Vice President of Programming for Barclays Center.

As with all events at Barclays Center, arena staff will work closely with the MTA to coordinate mass transit to and from the arena based on the event and with NYPD and other City agencies to ensure safety and security procedures are strictly followed and enforced.