Cultural in Dangriga

Garifuna Settlement Day

On November 19 Dangriga explodes with celebrations to mark the arrival of Garifuna in Dangriga in 1832. Dangrigans living elsewhere flock home for the celebrations. Drumming, dancing and drinking continue right thro…
Food & Drink in Placencia

Lobsterfest

Celebrates the opening of the lobster-fishing season with music, boat races, a fishing contest, a huge variety of lobster dishes to eat and a lot of fun.
Dance in Placencia

Mistletoe Ball

Organised by the Belize Tourism Industry Association (BTIA), this popular party of dancing and music takes place at one of Placencia's resorts each December.
Art in Placencia

Sidewalk Art Festival

Features art, crafts and music, with scores of participants from all over Belize.
Cultural in Dangriga

Día de los Reyes

On the nearest weekend to January 6, Dangrigans celebrate Día de los Reyes with the wanaragua or jonkonu (John Canoe) dance: male dancers wearing bright feather-and-paper headdresses, painted masks representing Euro…