Taste of the Caribbean & Jerk Festival | Kids Out and About Hartford

Taste of the Caribbean & Jerk Festival

*The event has already taken place on this date: Sat, 08/06/2022
Authentic Caribbean cuisine, cool island beverages, spectacular costumes and dance, and island rhythms bring a festive Caribbean atmosphere to the riverfront, during a free, day-long, family-friendly festival.

Please help us keep this calendar up to date! If this activity is sold out, canceled, or otherwise needs alteration, email mindy@kidsoutandabout.com so we can update it immediately.

Live Entertainment – Dance into the night with live Caribbean rhythms from local, national and international musical artists.

Children Village – Talent Competition This year’s festivities include a Children’s Village with bounce stations, face painting, jewelry-making and much more. Children will also be showing off their talents in the inaugural TOC Children Talent Competition.

Caribbean Travel Village Plan your next Caribbean getaway with island travel experts. Learn how you can enjoy the beautiful world class destinations and pristine azure beaches that the Caribbean has to offer.

Healthy Body Pavilion Learn how you can get island fit and bikini ready with experts in our Healthy Body Pavilion. Consult with health care professionals and nutritionists from Hartford’s Community Health Services on healthy diets for a healthy body.

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


Mortensen Riverfront Plaza
300 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States


Contact name: 
Tara Cantor
Email address: 
The event has already taken place on this date: 
11:00am - 9:00pm


All Ages Adults & kids together Adults without kids