5 exciting events happening in Barbados in May 2019

May is always an exciting time for events in Barbados and we certainly don’t want you to miss out on all that is happening. There is something for everyone so here are 5 top events that should be on your “must do” list.

BARBADOS CELTIC FESTIVAL

This annual music festival celebrates the links between the Celtic Countries of Scotland, Ireland, Wales, Nova Scotia, the Gallic regions in Europe and the island of Barbados. This exciting 6-day  combines Celtic performances, popular Barbados locations, tasty island food and workshops in schools.

 

TINA TONER’S BARBADOS FITNESS ESCAPE 2019

Get fit and have a blast at this island retreat. Experience fun beach workouts, fitness and mindset workshops, island tours, awesome food and unforgettable Bajan sunsets.  With 3 professional trainers all fitness levels are welcome.

 

SOL RALLY BARBADOS

Sol Rally has the reputation of being the most dynamic three days of rally driving in Barbados, attracting drivers from all over the world.

The Barbados Rally Club (BRC) is targeting the 30th running of its premier event very firmly at the island’s huge spectator base, a key component in the sport’s growth in recent years. The provisional entry list of 100 crews – the most since Sol RB12.

 

START OF CROP OVER FESTIVAL

The most popular Caribbean summer festival, The Crop Over Festival, officially kicked off on May 4th, 2019. This year’s festival runs until August 5th, 2019.

Stay tuned as Caribbean Thrill provides further details on this ultra exciting event.

 

GOSPELFEST 2019

Gospelfest is the Caribbean region’s premiere gospel music and arts festival, now in its twenty-seventh year. It runs from May 19th to May 26th, 2019.

There are several events in the 2019 festival, covering choral music, jazz, comedy, dance, theatre and even cricket.

This year’s line up includes:

  • Comedian Rod Z
  • Alvin Slaughter
  • JPrince
  • Blessed Messenger
  • Mel Holder
  • Neesha Woodz
  • Omari O’Neil
  • Promise
  • The Barbados Gospelfest Mass Choir