Oistins Fish Festival celebrates our fisherfolk and commemorates the Signing of the Charter of Oistins, a significant event in our colonial history.
Each year there are many competitions associated with fishing as well as others selected for the fun of it.
This year's Festival will run until Apr 3rd.
Theme: Oistins - Then, Now and Forever
Sunday, April 1, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Lipton Tea Party and Bonnet Parade
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Chickmont Egg and Spoon Race
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday, Apr 2, 2018
6:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m
Road Race and Walking Race to and from Oistins
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Boat Race Oistins - Jetty to KFC, Hastings and back
3:00 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
Barbados Landship Display
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
John Boyce Road Tennis Final – Lexie Bar
4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
SOL Dolphin Skinning Competition
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Chefette Fish Boning Competition
6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Chefette Greasy Pole Competition
6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Christ Church Girls’ Line Dancers
7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Karaoke Lime and Beer Drinking Competition
7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Fish Cake Eating Competition
8:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
The Barbados Community College Band
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Historical Walk and Graveyard Tour by Sherwood McCaskie
Venue: Oistins, Christ Church