Carnival in Jamaica

  • Dates: October 18, 2020 - October 25, 2020

Independence Park , Kingston 5, Kingston


  • Location: National Stadium
  • Dates: October 18, 2020 - October 25, 2020
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Address: Independence Park , Kingston 5, Kingston

Due to the current guidelines from the Government of Jamaica concerning large public gatherings, Carnival in Jamaica has been rescheduled.

Carnival Week will now been held from October 18 - 25, 2020. At that time, Jamaica’s Carnival season will continue with signature bands including Bacchanal Jamaica, Jamaica Carnival, Xaymaca International, Xodus and the Ocho Rios Carnival.  The season is indeed a unique expression of our island spirit and showcases to the world a carnival unique to Jamaica. Some of the highlights of the season include: 

Bacchanal Fridays
Beach Jouvert
Reveller’s Fete
Bacchanal Jouvert

The big Carnival Week and culminates with the Road March in Kingston on October 25. The elaborate and themed costumes make a colourful kaleidoscope along the city streets with hypnotic rhythms attracting locals and visitors alike.