Annual Culinary Events

16-20 January 2019

Cayman Cookout
Considered to be the Caribbean's "premier epicurean event", Chef Eric Ripert, from the Ritz-Carlton, hosts a weekend celebrating food, wine and the natural beauty of the Caribbean. World famous chefs, sommeliers and spirit blenders offer themed tastings, demonstrations, tours and dinners. Visit for more information.

26 January 2019

Taste of Cayman Food & Wine Festival

The largest culinary event of the year, Taste of Cayman features live cooking demonstrations, food and wine tasting booths, local entertainment and activities for the family to enjoy. This year marks its 30th Anniversary! Visit their site for more information and details on where to purchase tickets:

15-16 February 2019


KAABOO music festival won't just be about the music - its about the experience! Guests of the festival can expect artisanal fare that's way more delicious than what's found at your typical music festival. With both local and international culinary power houses on board, the weekend will feature lots of gourmet delectables and tasty libations and craft beers.

2 March 2019

Red Sky At Night

An enchanting evening at the F.J. Harquail Cultural Centre, rich in arts and culture. Visitors will be treated to live performances from dancers, actors and storytellers as well as creative work by local visual artists and crafts people. There will be sounds of the steel pans, fiddle and drums and of course, mouthwatering local dishes. Email: [email protected] for details.

6 March 2019

Agricultural Show

A family event in Lower Valley showcasing the Island's best produce, food and livestock. Get there early! Now in its 52nd year, this has become a festival loved by both visitors and tourists alike. With a cooking competition, petting zoo, musical entertainment, interactive livestock displays, and all day bus service from town - there's no reason to not come and enjoy the Agricultural Show.


May 2019

Batabano Adult Parade

An explosion of Caribbean music, dancing and costumes. See the streets of Cayman come alive with a kaleidoscope of music, dance and pageantry. Party goers will depart at the 1pm from Public Beach (SMB) and make their way to Harbour Drive in George Town.

September 2019


Celebrate with live music, games and German food at multiple events across the Island. Camana Bay hosts a special Oktoberfest event annually, with lots of great German food, beer and of course lederhosen! Keep an eye on the Good Taste Monthly Events calendar for more information closer to the date.

October 2019

Restaurant Month

Restaurant Month allows foodies to enjoy dining at some of Cayman's best restaurants at value-for-money by offering low, fixed price menus throughout the whole month of October. Organised by the Cayman Islands Tourism Association and proudly sponsored by Good Taste and Hurley's Media, participating restaurants create delicious 3-course menus starting at just CI$15 for lunch and CI$25 for dinner.

7-11 November 2019

Pirates Week

Every November the Cayman Islands host an annual Pirates Week Festival, complete with a mock-pirate 'invasion' from the sea! The festival continues with a parade, costume contests, music, street food, a street dance and fireworks!

16 November 2019

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

A giant Christmas tree and thousands of fairy lights are switched on by Santa at this popular family event in Camana Bay. Carol singing, a Christmas market and late night shopping add to the festive spirit of the event. There's even real snow!