Montserrat Calabash Festival, Schedule of activities

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Schedule of Activities:

Montserrat Calabash Festival July 17-24, 2011

Date Event Venue Time

Sunday, July 17th

Church Service

Thanksgiving celebration commemorating 16 years of


volcanic activity

A senior citizen will be honoured for community service

Refreshments served following the service

National Neighbourly Day

Show love to your neighbour with a call, a visit, a party,

a gift or even a prayer.

Church of God of

Prophecy, St Johns

Throughout Montserrat

10:00 am

All Day

Monday, July 18th

Radio Address

By Hon. Minister of Culture and Director of Tourism


explaining the significance of Calabash Festival to

National and Tourism Development and community


Calabash Jog and Stroll

Easy relaxing outdoor exercise

ZJB Radio Station


Cudjoe Head to Little


8:00 am


Tuesday, July 19th

Dr Irish Lecture Series

ECCB hosting symposium on how to make your money

grow in challenging times

Ryan’s Complex,



Wednesday, July


Gospel Concert

featuring guest artiste, church choirs, local community

choirs and performers

St Patricks Catholic

Church, Look Out


Thursday, July 21st

Island Boat Tours

Take a boat ride round the island or up to South and

back to Rendezvous with Green Monkey 496-2960

Buffy 492-1570 or

Quan 496-2080

Please call individual boat operators to make

arrangements for tours.

Little Bay Port TBC

Friday, July 22nd

Grand Food Fair

Sample Caribbean delicacies and delicious foods

Visit the Calabash Exhibition and shop for souvenirs.

Cultural dancers and local musicians will be performing

Calabash Pub Hop

Party with the gang, hit the road, and discover

Montserrat’s unique pub

Ryan’s Complex, Brades

Hill Top Bar to the

North and back




Saturday, July 23rd

Calabash Hike and Coconut Water Event

An energizing early morning hike with Scriber our local


forest ranger that is not to be missed.



Designer Fashion, Hair & Nail Show

Haute Couture Local Fashion designers and Beauticians


showing off for the crowd.



Dry Waterfall

Montserrat Cultural

Centre, Little Bay



Sunday, July 24th

11/11 Cricket Match



Fun rules, hilarious moves, highly competitive cricket




Spectator Calabash Relay Race, You can take part.




Pan and Jazz by the Bay



Enjoy live:



steel band music,

string band music

jazz performers and a variety of entertainers

lots of food, pig roasting, cashew roasting and local


bon fires and fireworks will light up the sky

(Bring your seat, huge beach towel or blanket)

Little Bay Playing Field

Little Bay


6:00 pm