Taste of the Caribbean and Jerk Festival in Hartford

Sat Aug 6, 2022
11:00am ET
All
Free admission

Authentic Caribbean cuisine, cool island beverages, island rhythms, and spectacular costumes and dance bring a festive Caribbean atmosphere to the riverfront, during a free, day-long, family-friendly festival. 

Riverfront and CAYASCO team up to offer a full day of music, dance, Caribbean games, and fun children’s activities. For some, the highlight of the day is the Carnival Parade and the dazzling costumes. For others, it’s getting a taste of fiery jerk chicken.

 

 

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