Portland Paradise Weekend

Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture, stunning scenery, and friendly atmosphere of Portland Parish, Jamaica, at the annual Portland Paradise Weekend. This four-day festival, held annually in August, promises an unforgettable experience filled with nature tours, electrifying entertainment, and delicious Caribbean cuisine.

As you explore the lush surroundings of Portland, embark on thrilling adventures like hiking through the verdant Moore Town Valley or navigating the exciting rapids of the Rio Grande on a river rafting expedition. For those seeking a more relaxed pace, pristine beaches like Boston Beach offer a chance to soak up the Jamaican sunshine.

Revelry abounds throughout the festival, and the weekend pulsates with the sounds of soca, dancehall, and reggae. Join one or all of the five parties happening over the weekend, where local and international performers take the stage, creating an atmosphere perfect for letting loose and dancing under the Jamaican stars. The highlight of which is the Pon de Grande, the ultimate day party on the pristine Rio Grande river.

Portland Paradise Weekend is more than just an exciting activities; it is a celebration of Jamaican culture. Sample the island’s unique flavors and vibrant arts and crafts scene at Portie Fest, where local chefs showcase their culinary talents and where you can find one-of-a-kind souvenirs handcrafted by local artisans.

Beyond the enjoyment it brings to festival attendees, Portland Paradise Weekend plays a significant role in supporting the local Portland community. The event creates a platform for local businesses to showcase their products and services, fostering economic growth and opportunity.

If you are craving an escape that stirs the soul, look no further than Portland Paradise Weekend. This is not just a festival; it’s a four-day Jamaican odyssey in the heart of Portland Parish. Unwind on pristine beaches, conquer cascading waterfalls, and savor the island’s rhythm.

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Event Detail

August 2, 2024
August 5, 2024
Portland Jamaica