A popular island nation nestled amidst the Caribbean region Jamaica is a destination popular for tourism. It is situated to the south of Cuba. Proximity to sea and other geographical wonders have made this destination unique and blessed with nature’s wonders. Tourists come here in large numbers to indulge in a wide array of activities. Many tourists love to know more about the culture of the place that is witnessed in the variety of events and festivals organized here.
Bob Marley enthusiasts can attend Bob Marley show and enjoy old reggae numbers. The event is organized at a large scale that shows people’s love for music especially reggae genre. Besides music, contests and lectures are also organized.
Trelawny Yam Festival is another festival that is organized here. Trelawny Yam is a tuber and featuring this product several events are organized here. A variety of Yam dishes are cooked yam king is honored. The event is attended by more than 10,000 people. Kids love to play yam related games.
Jazz aficionados love to attend Ocho Rios Jazz Festival. This festival is attended not only by the locals of the destination but from the entire Caribbean region. Reggae sumfest is another popular event that is held in the month of July in Jamaica. Reggae enthusiasts from all over the Caribbean region come here to attend the same. High energy performances by musicians of repute enthrall tourists as well as locals coming here. Friday night beach party is the high point of the festival.