Did you know that besides beautiful beaches and cultural activities we also have fun events on Curaçao? Weekly, monthly, quarterly, or yearly. Small and large. Food, music, art, or all in one. No matter when you visit or what you like there’s a big chance there’s an event out there—on the island—that you will enjoy.
The events on Curaçao cover a large number of interests. The best way to be in the know of that event are happening at the moment of your stay is to check the ‘Events’ section Facebook. You can also check the local event folders, Pasabon or Go Weekly, that can be found in many shops or attractions around the island.
Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival – August
The Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival is the largest festival on the island and one of the most well-known events on Curaçao that attracts a lot of international visitors. The CNSJ is a music festival that happens yearly around August. The lineup includes renowned artists from different genres like Bruno Mars, John Legend, Enrique Iglesias, and many more. You can find more information here.
Curaçao Pride – October
Like many other countries, in Curaçao, we also have a yearly Pride festival to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community. The festival is often 5 days long and features several parties and of course and the iconic Pride walk through the streets of Willemstad. This event not only attracts locals but also international visitors. You can find more information here.
Curaçao Culinair – April
Curaçao Culinair is a Curaçao event for all the foodies out there. During this event, you will find some of Curaçao finest restaurant and bard offering their best dishes and cocktails. It’s one of the greatest event if you enjoy good food and good vibes. You can find more information here.
Kaya Kaya Street Party –Twice a Year
A party that should have been just a block party for friends has turned into the largest block party on Curaçao spread across several streets in Otrobanda. Kaya Kaya isn’t only a place to enjoy good music, but it’s also a place where you admire arts and murals from different artists. Locals will open their home and sell delicious good for you to enjoy. This is a unique event on Curaçao that gives you the opportunity to experience the many aspects of the island’s culture. You can find more information here.
Vegan Food Fest – Quarterly
If you want to participate in an eco-conscious event on Curaçao than the Curaçao Vegan Food Fest is exactly what you’re looking for. Vegan nachos, sushi, and cakes. Organic wine, beer, and natural handcrafted products. The Vegan Food Fest is all about exposing the public to a better and more conscious lifestyle. Whether you’re a vegan or not you’ll still enjoy all the dishes and the laidback vibe of the event. You can find more information here.