There’s so much to do during your visit to Jamaica, but it’s even better when there’s an event in town! Attending one of the many festivals or celebrations that come to our island is one of the best ways to immerse yourself in our local culture. Start planning your trip to attend one of these events in Negril, Jamaica!
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Here Are the Best Events in Negril, Jamaica
Tmrw.Tday Culture Fest | May
Tmrw.Tday Culture Fest is a music, wellness and eco festival that takes place just moments away from Skylark Negril Beach Resort. Enjoy six days of live concerts, yoga, meditation, and beach fun. Check out the lineup so you can vibe to the music while gaining inspiration and motivation to do better and be better. Get your tickets and book your getaway at Skylark Negril Beach Resort as early as possible since this is one of the most popular events guests visit for!
Negril International Food & Wine Festival | July
Calling all foodies! Every July, Negril turns into a mecca of international cuisine. Not only is Jamaica’s typical food featured, but you’ll also find culinary options from around the world. The event is usually held at The Boardwalk Village, and tickets must be purchased in advance. Keep an eye out for any dress code stipulations!
Reggae Sumfest | July
Are you ready to attend the largest music festival in the Caribbean? Don’t miss Reggae Sumfest! It’s no secret that Jamaica is known for its reggae music, and you’re sure to get your fill at this festival.
Dream Weekend | August
Every August, thousands of visitors flock to Jamaica for Dream Weekend. This festival combines dancehall music and the culture of Jamaica into one incredible event. You’ll be dancing to live DJs day and night!
Skylark Film Nights | September
What’s better than watching an expertly-made film on the soft sands of Seven Mile Beach? Skylark’s Film Nights lasts for two days and shows eight Jamaican short and full-length films. It’s a great way to enjoy film and get to know our local culture!
Reggae Marathon | December
If you love running, consider coming to town for the Reggae Marathon. Race against your fellow runners or attempt to beat your own time. Enjoy stunning views of our island as you run! The course winds along Seven Mile Beach before heading into town. You’ve never raced a course as beautiful as this.
Book Your Getaway Today
Would you like to attend any of these events in Negril, Jamaica? Book your getaway at Skylark Negril Beach Resort! We have an onsite restaurant and spa, and our location on Seven Mile Beach can’t be beaten. Browse our accommodations and book your stay today!