Batabano Cayman Carnival is held every year since 1983, usually on the first week of May. The island’s residents are descendants of people from more than hundred nations who created cultural diversity of music, colored dresses and unique life style. The carnival is a great fiesta due to all the above.
The Batabano carnival is known as one of the most significant beautiful of its kind on the Caribbean. The dresses, dance and music attract thousands of locals and tourists who arrive to enjoy in the unique experience.
During the Batabano, accommodation may be scarce owing to higher demands, therefore it is advisable to check accommodation prices and make reservations ahead of time.
The colorful and rhythmic carnival divides the celebrations to events dedicated for adults and those that are dedicated to children with their active participation.
The Batabano’s information show time / schedule of events, how to get, etc, is present in the Batabano’s link website. See details below, under “Event Related Information” section.