Category: Barbados

Summer activities in Barbados

CROP OVER FESTIVAL May to August 2019 | Website: www.visitbarbados.org/crop-over-festival The most-popular festival of Barbados, this months-long celebration honors the 200-year-old tradition of the end of the sugar cane season with an exciting extravaganza of live music and traditional dancing. The festival now celebrates all that is Bajan with dusk ‘til dawn parties, arts and crafts markets and […]

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Barbados activities in 2019

Barbados Festivals Barbados IslandFit Games (May 10-11): IslandFit Games is one of the largest functional fitness competitions in the Caribbean. It provides an opportunity for athletes from all over to test their fitness against fellow athletes. Ninja Throwdown (May 11): The Ninja Throwdown is modeled off the “American Ninja Warrior” series and includes unique local twists. It’s the […]

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Barbados Festivals 2019

THE HOLETOWN FESTIVAL Barbados | Feb. 10-17, 2019 Website: http://www.holetownfestivalbarbados.org The Holetown Festival takes place in Holetown, Barbados, and celebrates the arrival of Holetown’s first settlers on Feb. 17, 1627. The week-long celebration occurs every year in mid-February and includes activities that showcase the culture and traditions of Barbados. Events include folk singing and dancing, sports […]

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Experience the Best of Barbados at Harbourfront Centre, July 7-8

Experience the Best of Barbados at Harbourfront Centre, July 7-8 Torontonians and visitors to Canada can participate in Barbados on the Water Festival, produced by Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. and Harbourfront Centre, July 7-8, 2018. This two-day festival will showcase the best tastes, sights and sounds of Barbados, and will include family-friendly festivities that features the […]

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What’s New in Barbados for Spring and Summer 2018

What’s New in Barbados for Spring and Summer 2018   CROP OVER FESTIVAL Barbados | May to August 2018 Website: www.visitbarbados.org/crop-over-festival The most-popular festival of Barbados, this months-long celebration honours the 200-year-old tradition of the end of the sugar cane season with an exciting extravaganza of live music and traditional dancing. The festival now celebrates all […]

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Caribbean Postcards

Postcard Collecting- Deltiology-Tropical Island Postcard

Postcard Collecting-Deltiology- hobby of postcard collecting It seems that the old hobby of Postcard collecting ( Deltiology)  and postcards exchange is still alive , although passed through turbulent times, and evolved into club activity.  After some research we found more than eighty active postcard clubs around the world. Please send your Postcard Collectors Club info […]

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BARBADOS’ 2018 Annual Event Lineup

Barbados’ 2018 Annual Event Lineup There are many festivals, marathons and events in Barbados that make any time of year worthy of a visit. Visitors will be completely immersed in Bajan culture by checking out some of the events below: Holetown Festival – February 11-18, 2018 Known as one of the Seven Magnificent Festivals of […]

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Barbados 8th Annual African Diaspora Heritage Trail Conference

BARBADOS TO HOST 8TH ANNUAL AFRICAN DIASPORA HERITAGE TRAIL CONFERENCE TORONTO (July 31, 2012) – Barbados is set to host the 8th Annual African Diaspora Heritage Trail (ADHT) Conference from September 17 to 19, 2012. Hundreds of visitors from around the world will meet in Barbados to discuss “Our Heritage, Our Identity: Uncover, Recover, Discover,” […]

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Sun, Sand & Football – Barbados

SUN, SAND AND FOOTBALL Canadian Football League Players Association starts the ‘pre-season’ in Barbados TORONTO – June 21, 2012 – Twenty-four players representing every team in the Canadian Football League donned their helmets and protective gear in Barbados this past May for the ultimate fantasy camp. The event, part of an exciting partnership between the […]

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Celtic Festival Barbados

Celtic meets the Caribbean: Canadian dancers join Barbados festival Island’s celtic ties are celebrated in this festival of dance, music, food and more     TORONTO, ON (May 7, 2012) – Nova Scotian youth dance troupe “Celtic Fusion” will be bringing their kilts and kicks to the beautiful island of Barbados for the annual Celtic […]

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