The 9 Mile Music Festival began as a labor of love, Pioneered by Cedella Marley Booker. Over the years the festival has had other names including “ The Caribbean Music Festival” finally evolving into what is known today as the 9 Mile Music Festival. This music event is more than just your average concert; it has a commitment to doing good and spreading love.
The 9 Mile music Festival is responsible for collecting over two (2) million canned goods in an effort to give back to the community. Four canned goods are required as part of the admission to the festival. The canned goods collected are distributed to shelters in Miami.