Barbados Food, Wine and Rum Festival

Get a true taste of the island at the Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival, as epicurean superstars, celebrity chefs, wine and spirits experts gather on the island to offer the very best in food, wine, rum and culture. 

The aim of this Culinary Festival in Barbados is to provide a scintillating paring of the best in food, wine, drinks and entertainment as Barbadians and visitors alike rediscover the exotic flavours which permeate the culinary soul of this island.

Experience exactly why Barbados is the culinary capital of the Caribbean.

FOOD: Watch, learn, and enjoy, as an outstanding line-up of renowned chefs show their skills in intimate and spectacular settings at some of Barbados’ leading hotels and restaurants.

Commanding performances featuring the tantalizing flavors of Barbados’ most celebrated restaurants and chefs awaits you.


WINE: The more you learn about wine, the more you enjoy it. And there’s no better way to learn than at these professionally led and entertaining seminars.

RUM:  This is key to this festival because while in Barbados you simply must explore one of our island’s legendary rum distilleries and learn the history and savor the perfection of Barbadian expertise.

As an integral part of the island’s heritage, history, and economy for over 350 years, Bajan rum has gained an international reputation as some of the finest, silkiest rum to be found anywhere.

FESTIVAL: Events at the Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival are interactive with tastings, Q&A, and offer opportunities to purchase autographed books. 

Spanning across four mouth watering days, this Barbados Culinary Festival celebrates the diversity of the local culinary landscape through fine dining experiences, gourmet evenings, and one-on-ones’ at internationally renowned celebrity chef’s tables.