Events and Festivals

This vibrant island plays host to an astonishing array of annual events including world-class sports, music festivals, theatre performances and our much-loved Barbados carnivals.

  • WSL Suring Championships  |  Apr 11 – 16
  • Oistins Fish Festival  |  Apr 15 – 17
  • Barbados International Fishing Tournament  |  Apr 19 – 23
  • J24 Open  |  Apr 22 – 23
  • Barbados Sprint Triathlon  |  Apr 23
  • Reggae Festival  |  Apr 23 – 30
  • Sir Garfield Sobers Golf Classic  |  Apr 27 – 30
  • Barbados Old Brigand Regatta  |  May 5 – 7
  • Barbados Island Fit Games  |  May 5 – 7
  • Golden Oldies Cricket Festival  |  May 7 – 14
  • Barbados Ninja Throwdown  |  May 20
  • Gospelfest  |  May 20 – 28
  • OK Class Dinghy Sailing Championship  |  May 25 – 31
  • Celtic Festival  |  May 26 – 29
  • Sol Rally Barbados – King of the Hill  |  May 27 – 28
  • Crop Over Festival  |  June – August
  • Waterman Festival  |  June 1 – 12
  • Sol Rally Barbados  |  June 2 – 5
  • Intl Master Football Festival  |  June 2 – 5
  • Finn World Masters Championships  |  June 2 – 9
  • WAFA World Flower Show  |  June 22 – 25
  • Crop Over Cityfest  |  June 24
  • Barbados Beach Tennis Open  |  June 26 – July 2
  • Sir Garfield Sobers International Schools Cricket  |  July 9 – 23
  • Pan Fusion  |  July 14
  • Pan On De Sand  |  July 16
  • Soca On De Sand  |  July 23
  • Kiddies Kadooment  |  July 29
  • Soca Royale  |  July 30
  • Emancipation Walk  |  Aug 1
  • Bridgetown Market/Foreday Morning  |  Aug 4 – 6
  • Pic O De Crop Finals  |  Aug 5
  • Crop Over Kadooment Grand Finale  |  Aug 7
  • Carifesta Caribbean Festical  |  Aug 17 – 27
  • Hockey Festival  |  Aug 20 – 26
  • Barbados Beach and Wellness Festival  |  Sept 2 – 3
  • The Barbados Cycling Festival  |  Sept 4 – 9
  • National Dinghy Championship  |  Sept 10 – 24
  • Barbados Surfing Nationals  |  TBC
  • Monarch’s of the Court Road Tennis  |  TBC
  • National Triathlon  |  Oct 1
  • Elan Trotman Jazz Excursion  |  Oct 6 – 9
  • National Dinghy Championship  |  Oct 8 – 22
  • Titans Aquatic Intl Swim Meet  |  Oct 19 – 22
  • Dragon World Championship  |  Oct 28 – 30
  • Festival of Speed  |  TBC
  • Barbados Open Water Festival  |  Nov 1 – 5
  • Restaurant Week  |  Nov 1 – 15
  • Sizzling Beach Volleyball  |  Nov 4 – 5
  • Barbados Dart Festival  |  Nov 5 – 15
  • Barbados Independence Pro-Surf Festival  |  Nov 9 – 12
  • Darcy Beckles Invitational Bodybuilding Classic  |  Nov 11
  • Food & Rum Festival  |  Nov 16 – 19
  • Islands Odyssey (Cornell Sailing)  –  TBC
  • NIFCA Festival of Arts  |  TBC
  • Run Barbados Marathon Weekend  |  Dec 1 – 3
  • Rugby7s  |  Dec  9 – 10

 

My family and I have just returned from an 11 night holiday at one of the staySky properties. The resort is fantastic and the location could not be better.

Lynn, UK