What’s Happening in Jamaica in April

There’s so much happening in Jamaica generally and this year even more so as we celebrate JAMAICA 50. Here are a few of the interesting things happening in Jamaica in April. 

I will be adding more events here as I get them. Feel free to add more / your events in the comments or on our facebook page!

Coming up too is another Calabash (YAY!) and Kingston on the Edge 2012!

More about those 2 events coming soon….


Saturday, April 7 – Beach Jouvert – Bacchanal Jamaica

Sunday, April 8 – Portland Jerk Festival  Jerk Festival.  See highlights from 2010 Festival and 2011 Festival 

Sunday, April 8 – National Dance Theatre Company Sunrise Concert at Little Theatre in Kingston About NDTC

Monday, April 9 – St. Elizabeth Horticultural Society 50th Annual Flower Show, Independence Park in Black River.  876-965-228

Friday, April 13– Bachanal Jouvert Bacchanal Jamaica.com

Sunday, April 15 – Road March Bacchanal Jamaica

Tuesday, April 17 – Saturday, April 21 – Reggae Film Festival, See Jamaicafilmacademy.org

Saturday, April 21 -Jakes Off Road Triathlon, Treasure Beach. See Jakes Off RoadYardEdge talks to Jim Curl about Jakes Triathlon

Thursday,  April 26- Sunday, April 29 Brand Jamaica to the World – Expo Jamaica

Saturday, April 28 – Sunday, April 29Kingston Pon Di River, Literary, Arts & Music Festival 2012, Boone Hall Oasis, Stony Hill, St. Andrew

Sunday, April 29th – Liguanea Art Festival 2012  Talent Abounds at Liguanea Art Festival 2010


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  1. fabian thomas
    April 11, 2012 at 12:25 pm — Reply

    V-Day Kingston 2012 presentation of The Vagina Monologues on Friday, April 27 (7:30 p.m.)at the Philip Sherlock Centre for the Creative Arts, UWI MOna Campus

    • April 11, 2012 at 2:55 pm — Reply

      Thanks Fabian! Vagina Monologues is a great play!

  2. Cow Man
    April 1, 2012 at 5:20 pm — Reply


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