The following 2018 Carnival dates are based on dates we have been given or researched. and are meant to be used as a guide only, Please contact organisers directly and conduct your own research using the links provided if you want to visit some of the carnivals and confirm that the events are still taking place and that the dates are accurate.


2018 Caribbean Carnival Dates


Turks and Caicos (Maskanoo): December - January


Montserrat: December 14th - January 1st


St. Croix (US-VI): December 25th - January 8th


Aruba: Begins January 2nd - February 11th


Belize Fiesta de Carnaval: February 18th


St. Martin: February 10th - February 14th


Trinidad and Tobago: February 9th - February 17th


Bonaire: February 2nd - February 13th


St. Barts: February 9th - February 17th


Martinique: February 9th - February 17th


Guadeloupe: February 9th - February 17th


Puerto Rico: (Carnaval Ponceño): February 9th - February 17th (2019)


Columbia Barranquilla Carnival: February 9th - February 17th


Curacao: February 9th - February 17th


Dominica: February - 9th February 17th


Dominican Republic (Santo Domingo + La Vega Carnivals): February 9th - February 17th


Carriacou: February 9th - February 17th


Haiti: February 9th - February 17th


Panama:  February 9th - February 17th 


Guyana (Mashramani): February 23rd


Dominican Republic (Punta Cana Carnival): March 3rd



Grenandines (Easterval): March 25th - April 2nd



St. Thomas (US-VIs): March 31st - April 28th


Jamaica: April 8th - April 16th


Bahamas (Grand Bahama Island): April 28th - April 29th


Bermuda (Bermuda Day/Junkanoo): May 25th


St. Maarten: April 12th - May 3rd


Cayman Islands (Batabano): May 2nd - May 6th


Bahamas (Nassau): May 4th - May 6th


Barbuda Caribana: (May 17th - May 21st TBA)


Guyana (Carnival): May 18th - May 26th


St. Lucia: June 8th - August 1st


Bermuda (Heroes Weekend): June 15th - June 18th


St John (USVI): June - July (TBA)


St. Vincent and the Grenadines (Vincy Mas): June 29th - July 10th


St. Kitts and Nevis (Culturama): June 26th - August 7th


Cuba: Santiago de Cuba Carnaval: July 21st - July 27th


St. Eustatius: July 2nd - July 30th


Saba Carnival: Begins last week in July - July 30th


 British Virgin Islands (Tortola Emancipation Festival): August 1st - August 7th


Antigua Carnival: July 27th - August 7th


Barbados (Crop Over): July 1st - August 6th


Grenada (SpiceMas): August 13th - August 14th


Anguilla: August 1st - August 12th


Belize Carnival: September 10th - September 21st


Montserrat: December 26th - January 2nd 


St Kitts Carnival: December 26th - January 2nd 


St. Croix (US-VIs): December - January 8th

*Please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if there is a Carnival you would like included, or if any of the information above is incorrect incomplete or needs to be updated.

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