*** Please note the Change of Times below.
The Barbados Food and Rum Festival returns for 2018 - tastier than before!
The event will bring together the very best of food, rum and culture.
The finest local and world-renowned chefs, award winning local practitioners and experts add sparkle to the rum aficionados.
Events to be held at various locations throughout the island.
Oct 18th, 2018
***6:30 pm to 12:00 am - Night Out in Oistins (Oistins Cooking Engines Fire Up) - Oistins, Christ Church
Oct 19th, 2018
8:00 pm to 1:00 am - Taste of the Exotic: A Signature Rum Event - Limegrove Lifestyle Centre, St. James
Admission: Bds $220
Oct 20th, 2018
6:30 pm to 10:00 pm - Gourmet Safari - Various Venues (Partial list below. For full list, visit https://www.visitbarbados.org/dine-around-series-gourmet-safari)
Creativity Meets Cuisine - Tapestry Restaurant, Treasure Beach by Elegant Hotels
Join multiple award-winning Chef Javon Cummins for a tantalizing art-inspired 4-course menu complete with perfectly paired wines, live painting performance and sounds by DJ DLuxe.
Limited Seating Available. Reservations required.
Bds $140 per person plus 10% Service Charge
Adults Only (18 y.o. and older)
Taste of Italy - Daphne’s Restaurant
Dine on the waterfront as Milan-born Chef Michele Blasi takes you on a regionalized Italian culinary journey.
Bds $150 per person plus 10% Service Charge
*** SOLD OUT - Storied Rum Dinner - Rum Vault, Colony Club by Elegant Hotels
Surrounded by 150 rums from all over the world, enjoy an exclusive 4-course dinner with rum cocktail pairings as Mount Gay Rum’s Master Blender regales you with the history of Barbados’ most storied rum.
Limited seating available, 7pm seating only.
Bds $160 per person plus 10% Service Charge
Adults Only (18 y.o. and older)
Beach Barbecue Buffet - 246 Restaurant, Tamarind by Elegant Hotels
Enjoy a tropical Beach Barbecue Buffet featuring an expansive spread of delicious cuisine served Oceanside.
Live entertainment and a stunning ocean backdrop set the scene for a sumptuous epicurean feast.
Adults Bds $120 per person plus 10% Service Charge
Kids 12 y.o. and under are half price.
Asian Fusion All-Inclusive Dinner - Shiso Restaurant, Waves Hotel and Spa by Elegant Hotels
Enjoy a 5-Course Asian Fusion dining experience, complimented by inclusive alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
Bds $170 per person plus 10% Service Charge - Includes beverages
Seaside Grill and International Buffet - Colony Club by Elegant Hotels
Experience one of the best international buffets on the island. Sensational ocean views and entertainment enlivens this atmosphere accompanied by a mouth-watering selection of fresh sushi, seafood, salads and delicious grilled fare including shrimp, steak & chicken as well as a variety of tempting desserts.
Bds $165 per person plus 10% Service Charge - Includes beverages
7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Rum and Tings - Pureocean Restaurant, Divi Southwinds Beach Resort, St. Lawrence Main Rd., Christ Church
Featuring Chef Henderson Butcher & Friends with Mixologist Alexander Davinci on Food & Beverage.
Music by MC Kirk Brown, RPB, Blood, Ishaika McNiel and Hit Island Band.
Food Stations: Pigtail, Pickle, Smoked, Dessert and Rum Cocktails all night.
Cocktail bars with drink specials on Hennessey, Johnny Walker, Absolut and lots more.
Adults Bds $125 per person
Oct 21th, 2018
***3:00 pm to 7:00 pm - Taste the Spirits of Polo at Holders Polo Club
An exciting game of polo meets a delightful array of world-class cocktails and canapés. Well-dressed cocktails inspired by the best in polo fashion await you at this all-inclusive event at Holder’s Polo Club. Featuring Chefs Javon Cummins, Wayne Maynard, Malachi Knight, Marcel Clarke, Paul Norville and Alicia Olton along with top Mixologists Cherie-Anne Charles, Dameain Williams and the Coketails Zone.
Admission: Bds $200
Tickets are available online at http://www.TicketPal.com and the following Box Offices: A&B Music Supplies, Sheraton; Cave Shepherd, Broad Street; Orign, Limegrove; Ticket Centre, Warrens; All Wine World outlets.
For further information visit https://www.visitbarbados.org/food-and-rum-festival