Top ChoiceTheater in Kingston

LTM National Pantomime

Pantomime is as much a part of Jamaican culture as reggae. This annual event at the Little Theatre, with traditional Jamaican song and dance, saucy humor and fabulous costumes is a must-see if you're on the...

Sports in Kingston

Boys & Girls Championships

Jamaica's biggest annual sporting event is a prestigious and highly charged youth athletics contest, as scouts from around the world arrive to get a glimpse of the next generation of Usain Bolts and Shelly-Ann...

Carnival in Kingston

Carnival

Jamaica has been putting a lot of effort in recent years into promoting its relatively new Carnival. It's a week of brightly costumed revelers taking to the streets, with parades, all-night parties, and live...

Dance in Kingston

World Reggae Dance Championships

The finals of the reggae and dancehall dance competition, with troupes of young dancers battling it out among themselves at the National Arena. Open to local and international teams, the quality of dance on...

Food & Drink in Milk River & May Pen

Denbigh Agricultural Show

The Denbigh Agricultural Show, held annually since 1952, is held on the Denbigh Showground on Independence weekend in early August. It’s a noisy and enjoyable affair, with farmers from each parish showcasing the...

Food & Drink in Port Royal

Port Royal Seafood Festival

The Port Royal Seafood Festival, held each year on National Heroes Day, the third Monday in October, is a rollicking good time with plenty of food (the celebrity cook-off is always popular) and live music from...

Music in Kingston

National Gospel Song Contest Finals

Reminding everyone that Jamaican music comes equally from the church as the sound system, this spirited competition held around Independence Day names the most outstanding original gospel song – and singer – of...