Events

Food & Drink in Crooked Tree

Crooked Tree Cashew Festival

Crooked Tree is home to a great number of cashew trees and this festival celebrates the cashew harvest in a big way, with music, dancing and lots of cracking, shelling, roasting and stewing of cashews, as well as th…
Cultural in Belize City

September Celebrations

Starting on National Day and culminating on Independence Day, two weeks of city-wide patriotic celebrations keep the locals dancing in the streets. The Belize Carnival, a street festival held during this time, sees …
Canoeing in Burrell Boom

La Ruta Maya

Burrell Boom comes to life every year in March, when this annual canoe race passes through. Contestants spend their third night on the banks of the river in town, making this an ideal location for observers to hunke…
Regatta in Belize City

Baron Bliss Day

This public holiday involves a regatta in front of Fort George Lighthouse, among other festivities and events. It regularly coincides with the epic La Ruta Maya canoe race, which finishes in Belize City.
Film in Belize City

Belize International Film Festival

Showcases films produced in Belize and in other Central American and Caribbean countries. Takes place at the Bliss Centre for the Performing Arts.