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18,19,20,21 October 2018
Barbados Food and Rum Festival 2018

*** 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
Admission: FREE

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
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)
Tel: 419-4200

Taste of Italy - Daphne’s Restaurant
Dine on the waterfront as Milan-born Chef Michele Blasi takes you on a regionalized Italian culinary journey.
Reservations required.
Bds $150 per person plus 10% Service Charge
Tel: 432-2731

*** 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.
Reservations required.
Bds $160 per person plus 10% Service Charge
Adults Only (18 y.o. and older)
Tel: 422-2335
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.
Reservations required.
Adults Bds $120 per person plus 10% Service Charge
Kids 12 y.o. and under are half price.
Tel: 432-1332

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.
Reservations required.
Bds $170 per person plus 10% Service Charge - Includes beverages
Tel: 424-7571

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.
Reservations required.
Bds $165 per person plus 10% Service Charge - Includes beverages
Tel: 422-2335

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 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


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