Barbados Food & Rum Festival
Are you ready to live la dolce vita? A taste of the “sweet life” is what you will be getting at this year’s revamped Barbados Food & Rum Festival featuring Jean-Georges Vongerichten as the celebrity chef. In addition to world class cuisine and rum, the festival is coinciding with the 50th anniversary of Barbados independence, making for one massive golden jubilee celebration starting on November 17th, ending on November 20th.
Barbados is one of the most unique Caribbean islands, with a distinct and rich English and African culture. The customs, culture and traditions are as colorful as the personalities, all focused on embracing life and happiness. Barbados is the also the birthplace of RUM! This year’s festival will showcase a vibrant growing culinary scene and the island’s dedication to living the la dolce vita.
This is a one-of-a-kind way to immerse yourself in Barbadian culture and cuisine. Accommodations from villas to B&B’s and five-star hotels are available, one of the only Zagat rated Caribbean islands. Plan a day or two on the front or back end of your trip to experience the impeccable beaches and landscapes of Barbados. After all, it has been voted one of the top destinations in the world by Trip Advisor travelers.