Calabash Literary Festival

  • Presented By: Jake's Hotel
  • Location: Treasure Beach
  • Dates: May 29, 2020 - May 31, 2020
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Address: Calabash Bay, Treasure Beach, Treasure Beach
  • Phone: (876) 965-3000


This biennial Calabash Literary Festival is staged over a 3-day period on Jamaica's South Coast.

Open to the public at no cost, festival goers will have a unique opportunity to celebrate Jamaica and the excellence of literary works. Visitors can expect inspiring, entertaining and thought-provoking prose and poetry from new and established writers, in addition to live music. Over 30 authors and musicians are expected to perform at the event.

Jake’s Resort in Treasure Beach is the home base for the Calabash Literary Festival.