Barbados Food & Rum Festival 2018 focuses on local chefs and mixologists

It was a swanky and sumptuous affair at Hugo’s restaurant last Thursday as the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc (BTMI) announced the details of the 2018 Barbados Food & Rum Festival…

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WATCH THIS launched for ICC Women’s World T20 2018

Hundreds party in the streets as the Caribbean region prepares for its first major ICC event since 2010 20-foot giant cricket bats to showcase tournament details in host countries The first-ever…

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A new champion is crowned at the Angostura® Global Cocktail Challenge

The latest Carnival tunes seem to be coming from everywhere. It’s Carnival Sunday and Port of Spain is bursting with energy. Accents from near and far can be heard at The House of Angostura as eleven bartenders from around the world compete in the Angostura® Global Cocktail Challenge.

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Zante Dancers dance down the aisle of the movie theatre before the 7:30pm screening of Black Panther

Tobago celebrates Black Panther’s Winston Duke and Sekani Solomon

The Division of Tourism, Culture & Transportation fetes the Tobagonians involved in Black Panther The Division of Tourism, Culture & Transportation (DOTCT) of the Tobago House of Assembly (THA) hosted…

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Issue #149 of Caribbean Beat reaches for the sky this January/February 2018

Happy new year! We hope 2018 has begun well for you. With our new January/February issue of Caribbean Beat (#149), we bring our 25th anniversary year to a close…and prepare…

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Taste the Exquisite: The Barbados Food & Rum Festival 2017

From coast to coast on the island of Barbados, there’s charm, enthusiasm, and pride about its rum and cuisine. Colourful rum shops appear everywhere — with churches almost always in…

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Courtesy the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc

Barbados’ Greatest Culinary Celebration

There are several ways to become immersed in a new culture. Visits to museums, tours of cultural sites, and chats with the locals are usually at the top of the…

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The Trinidad & Tobago National Culinary Team 2017

Trinidad & Tobago National Culinary Team prepares for Taste the Caribbean 2017

Last week, the Trinidad Hotels Restaurants & Tourism Association (THRTA)’s National Culinary Team began their practice dinners series, as they prepare to compete at the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association…

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Don Cheadle as Miles Davis in the film Miles Ahead. Courtesy the ttff

Introducing the first ever Tobago Jazz Film Festival

This 22–25 April, the Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival (TTFF) will present the inaugural Tobago Jazz Film Festival — a celebration of music and Tobago through film — as part…

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Carnival Medea returns for final two nights

The Caribbean premiere of Carnival Medea: A Bacchanal is gearing up for its third and final weekend immediately after Carnival, playing Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 March at the Little…

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