Charles Town Maroon Festival & Conference

  • Presented By: Charles Town Maroon Council
  • Location: Charles Town
  • Dates: June 19, 2020 - June 22, 2020
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Address: Portland, Jamaica, Port Antonio


This Charles Town Maroon conference is a gathering of Jamaica's indigenous peoples, and which aims to highlight and preserve Maroon history and traditions. It offers a unique combination of scholarly panels and cultural events.

The confernce brings Maroons and indigenous peoples representatives from other countries together with scholars and locals in an effort to examine the ways their legacies have endured, creolized, and resonated in the world.