2022
Trinidad & Tobago Calendar






Dates that are in red are public holidays
Carnival 2022 - February 28 & March 1
dates and events are subject to change or be cancel without notice.
2022
May 1st Mar. to 31st Aug. - Leatherback Watching in Trinidad & Tobago.

17th Apr. to 6th May - Point Fortin Borough Days Schedule 2022.

28th Apr. to May 1st - The 2022 NGC Bocas Lit Fest. All festival events are free and open to the online public. Tickets or registration are not required, and you don’t need a YouTube or Facebook account to view events on these platforms.” Books and merchandise can be obtained from the festival's booksellers, Paper Based Bookshop (625 3197; paperbasedbookshop@gmail.com) and Metropolitan Book Suppliers (623 3462; metropolitanbooksuppliersltd@gmail.com). Dates and times: Thursday 28 April: 6–9 pm. - Friday 29 April: 6–9.30 pm. - Saturday 30 April: 4.30–8.30 pm. - Sunday 1 May: 4.30–9 pm.

1st - Belle Garden Harvest Festival.

1st - BWIA Customer Service Department (better known as Traffic) annual Mothers' Day Brunch at Green Meadows' compound located on Santa Barbara Boulevard, Santa Cruz, starting at 11 am. For more info contact Donna (683 9739); Ruby (720- 2640); Joan (663-2664); or Angel (789- 2329).

1st - Choka Fest (sada roti with a range of choka, including baigan, tomatoes, aloo, coconut, salt-fish and smoked herring) at Nu Image Simplex Complex, New Grant, Princes Town.

1st - Dane Gulston & Sons presents Liberation 2 ... 'Celebrating the Masters' at Kaiso Blues Cafe, Wrightson Road Port of Spain; 8pm. Tickets: $200, for more information contact: 758-2902.

1st - Jazzin' The Renaissance at the Kariwak Village Garden, Crown Point, from 5 pm.

1st - MW Productions' concert entitled 'Joy Cometh in the Morning' at Church of the Assumption, Long Circular, Maraval; 6pm to 8pm. A musical commemoration of how TT has persevered throughout the pandemic. Featuring: Joshua Joseph, Shaquille Rose, Anton Williams, and Kadesh Clouden.

1st - Opulence Promotions Events Management's Utopia at the Buccoo Historical Park from 2 pm-10 pm. Billed as a hybrid Jazz Experience, the event features an “exquisite fusion” of music, food, art and fashion.

1st to 7th - National Tourism Week.

2nd - Eid-ul-Fitr.

3rd - The Scleroderma Care Foundation will hold its Annual Awareness Walk "Unite Against Scleroderma" at the Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain from 3 pm. The Scleroderma Care Foundation continues to raise awareness of the chronic, auto-immune disease and raise some of the funds required to keep the organisation going.

5th - Confucius Institute at the University of the West Indies, St Augustine Campus' Chinese Food Festival at the University Inn and Conference Centre.

5th - Point Fortin Borough Day.

6th - Ste. Madeline Golf Club Open at Ste Madeline Golf Club, Manahambre Road, Ste Madeline.

6th to 12th - Nurses Week (Nurses Day 6th).

6th to 12th Jun. - Panograma 2022

7th - Allison "Empress Aje" Bernard's Mother's Day show entitled: "Iba II: The Transformation" at the Naparima Bowl Amphitheatre, San Fernando; 6 pm. Featuring: Allison "Empress Aje" Bernard; Terri Lyons; Freetown Collective; Banjela; Jeunes Agape choir Lois Lewis; Wasafoli West African Dance Group; tabla player Shiva Manick, and past Best Village winners Soul Oasis Cultural Ambassadors with guest artiste Mavis John. A live band, led by musical director and bass guitarist Rodney Alexander, included Emile Fortune on keyboards, Kwami Morrison on guitar, percussionist Tamba Gwindi, Sean Singh on djembe, and Kevin O’Keiffe on drums. Tickets: 200. Click here to see flyer.

7th - Feast of La Divina Pastora, High Street, Siparia (Siparia Fete).

7th - Moms' Night Out - 103.1FM Live Concert at South Ranch Debe; 7pm. Treat mom to a special 103.1FM live concert at South Ranch, Debe Featuring Anil 'The Vocalist' Bheem, Miss Renuka (Chutney Soca Road March Queen), Indar Kanhai, Satnarine Ragoo and Rawytee Ramroop. Hosted by Veekash Sahadeo along Deejay Venny. Tickets are $150 at the following outlets: Persad's D Food King (Princes Town and Marabella); Bright Ideas (Chaguanas and Gulf City); South Ranch (Debe) and 103.1FM's Office, Barataria [Call 310-1039 or 628-9222]. You can get tickets at $100 for a LIMITED TIME ONLY at Solera's in Marabella when you purchase a 750ml bottle of White Oak rum! Note: Coolers are welcomed, and no glass bottles are allowed into the venue. Click here to see flyer.

7th - Blink BMobile Shiv Shakti Dance Company Ltd. Annual Mother's Day Spectacular at the Southern Academy for the Performing Arts (Sapa), located at the corner of Todd Street and Rienzi Kirton Highway, San Fernando, 7 pm. For more information, go to Shiv Shakti's Facebook page or call 779-6783 for ticket information.

7th - RGP (Randy Glasgow Production)'s Mother's Day Comedy Fest 2022 at SAPA (Southern Academy for the Performing Arts), Todd Street, Port of San Fernando; 7:30 pm. Tickets: Balcony - $100; Reserved - $150; VIP - $200, avialable at islandetickets.com; Xtrafoods (Endeavour); Valeni's Drug Mart (San Fernando). For more information call 774-5555. Click here to see flyer.

7th - Shurwayne Winchester's Mother's Day Concert entitled 'For the Love of Moms' at NAPA (National Academy for the Performing Arts), Frederick Street, Port of Spain; 7:45 pm. Tickets: Regular - $150; Reserved - $175; VIP - $200, avialable at NAPA Box Office; islandetickets.com; Xtrafoods (Grand Bazzar & Arima); Valeni's Drug Mart (San Fernando). For more information call 774-5555. Click here to see flyer.

8th - Mother's Day.

8th - Mason Hall Harvest Festival.

8th - Mother's Day UpMarket at the Trinidad Country Club in Maraval; from 9 am to 3 pm.

8th - RGP (Randy Glasgow Production)'s Mother's Day Comedy Fest 2022 at NAPA (National Academy for the Performing Arts), Frederick Street, Port of Spain; 5:30 pm. Tickets: Balcony - $100; Reserved - $150; VIP - $200, avialable at NAPA Box Office; islandetickets.com; Xtrafoods (Grand Bazaar & Arima). For more information call 774-5555. Click here to see flyer.

8th - The Vitas House Hospice Annual Tea Party in the Port of Spain Ballroom of the Hyatt Regency; from 3 pm to 6 pm. For more information call 628-4673 and 628-9824.

9th - Ganga Dashahara.

9th - Europe Day.

10th to 14th - Tobago International Game Fishing Tournament at Charlotteville, Tobago.

12th - International Nurses Day.

14th to 15th - Lilliput Children's Theatre and Noble Douglas Dance Company's Question (live show - a mix of drama, dance, and a type of spoken word) at Queen’s Hall, St Ann's; 6.30 pm.

14th to 15th - Zenith Relays & Field Festival at Dwight York Stadium, Bacole,t Tobago; 10 am.

15th - Whim Garden Harvest Festival.

17th - Naparima College presents the Radio Play 'The Ping-Pong' by Errol Hill; on WACK Radio 90.1FM; 6.00 pm. Click here to see flyer.

18th - United Way of Trinidad and Tobago's (UWTT) National Day of Caring.

21st - Chaguaramas Golf Club Open at Chaguaramas Golf Club, Bellerand Road, Chaguaramas.

21st - Fusion 3 The Jazz Experience at Naparima Bowl, Paradise Pasture, San Fernando; 8.00 pm. Featuring: The National Steel Symphony Orchestra directed by Akua Leith along with Theron Shaw; Quinton Neckles and 736. Admission $100TT; avaialble at the Box Office 657-8770 (10.00 am to 6 .00 pm daily) or for more information 653-6166 ext 16. Click here to see flyer.

21st - Sisters Can Cook VI (The Sisters of St Dominic's Children's Home), at Holy Name Convent, 2 Queen's Park East, Port of Spain. Tickets are priced at $300 and are available at the home's main office on Belmont Circular Road. Dinner will be served from 5pm to 8pm. For more info: 624-7882, 625- 7163, 706-4582 or 393-1281 between 8 am to 8 pm for bookings.

21st - TTTF (Trinidad and Tobago Triathlon Federation) Triathletes Can Cook Fundraiser at Rock Back on the Bay, Chaguaramas; 6pm to 11pm.

21st to 22nd - Sea to Sea Marathon in Tobago; 5 am Sat. to 12 pm Sun. Run from the Caribbean sea to the Atlantic Ocean through Tobago's ancient rainforest, picturesque villages and the island's capital of Scarborough. 5K run: Scarborough; 10K run: Bacolet; Half Marathon: Goodwood; Marathon: Main Ridge Forest Reserve. For more information visit: http://www.seatoseamarathon.com.

22nd - Delaford Harvest Festival.

22nd - NAAATT Republic Bank Relay Festival at Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain; 1pm.

22nd - Tobago Culinary Festival at Pigeon Point.

22nd - Supernovas Steel Orchestra at Lopinot Junction Arouca..."In the Junction".

22nd - Whitehall Striders annual Maracas Walk; 12.2 miles from the Queen's Park Savannah to Maracas Beach; 4 am. Interesting persons can call the Whitehall Strider coordinators Yvonne Gordon at 797-1070 and Roy Bisnath at 628-1763.

23rd - Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) for Students.

25th - African Liberation Day.

27th - BP Renegades's Friday Night Lime at Rengades Panyard, Charlotte Street, Port of Spain; 7 pm to 11 pm. Featuring: First Citizens Super Novas Steel Orchestra and BP Renegades Steel Orchestra. Food, Drink and Music. Click here to see flyer.

27th - North Eastern College hosts its May Fair at the school's compound, Graham Trace, Ojoe Road, Sangre Grande; 10 am.

27th to 28th - Salsa Fiesta TnT at at Queen's Hall, St. Ann's. For more information visit http://www.salsafiestatnt.com.

27th to 29th - Sugar & Energy Festival at Gilbert Park, California.

27th to 29th - The North Coast Jazz and Heritage Festival 2022 at Festival Ground, Sir Solomon Hochoy Park, Blanchisseuse.

28th - Arima Central Secondary School's Walkathon. It begins at 7 a.m., with the start and end points at the school, King Street, Arima.

28th - Supernovas Steel Orchestra at their Panyard, Surrey Village "Curry-Que Fundraiser".

28th - The Annual Gourmet Evening hosted by the Lions Club of Port of Spain Central at the Club's Cultural Centre on Fitz Blackman Drive, Woodbrook, from 6.30 pm.

28th - The First Annual Miss Sari Trinidad and Tobago Competition at the Southern Academy for the Performing Arts (SAPA) main auditorium, Todd Street, San Fernando; 8.00 p.m.

29th - Eastern Credit Union Annual Road Race 5K and 15K Race; 6:00 am. 5KM race route: starting in Tacarigua by the St. Mary's Children's Home proceeding in a westerly direction along the Priority Bus Route to end before the St. Joseph Police Station. 15KM race route: starting at the La Joya Facility, Eastern Main Road, St. Joseph and proceed in a westerly direction until Farm Road, St. Joseph (WASA). The race will then proceed in an easterly direction on the Priority Bus Route, till Five Rivers Junction (making a loop) then headed west to end before the St. Joseph Police Station. Click here to see flyer.

29th - Fyzabad Connection Theatre Company (FCTC) presents Kitch @ 100 ... With a Difference Theatre Greets Kaiso 'De Road Make To Walk' at Southern Academy for the Performing Arts (SAPA), Todd Street, San Fernando; 5 pm. A dramatic calypso musical, written by Zeno Obi Constance & Directed by Geneva Drepaulsingh. Featuring: Andrew Friday; Joseph Lopez; Eunice Peters; Gervon Abraham and Kurtis Gross. Tickets: $150; available at: Atherley's by the Park; Seon's Royal Road; Tuco South Office; Book Berries (Point Fortin); Blue Edition (Tunapuna) and Gayelle the Caribbean. For more infor call: 680-0346. Click here to see flyer.

29th - Pantrinbago South/Central Region presents Panchutka 2 - A Cultural Fusion at Saith Park, Chaguanas; 5 pm. Featuring the bands: Hatters; Tornadoes; Shades In Steel; NGC Couva Joylanders; Claytones; Pan Angels; Kalomo Kings; TnTec Tropical Angel Harps and special guest FCB Supernovas Steel Orchestra. Admission: $100. Click here to see flyer.

29th - The Mango Melee (Mango Festival) at Eddie Harts Grounds, Tacarigua; 10 am to 5 pm. Best dish with use of key ingredient. Best mango chow, mango sucker and mango races. Family event and children activities. For more information call 390-5430 or 320-0398 or email: mangomeleett@gmail.com.

30th - Indian Arrival Day.

30th - Annual Indian Arrival Day Junior Chess Tournament at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Gasparillo Bypass Road, Gasprillo; 9 am. Advance registration is required and can be made at 678-0132.

30th - Guardian Media Limited (GML - VibeCT 105FM/95.1FM/Slam 100.5 FM/Sangeet 106.1FM/Sky 99.5 FM /Aakash Vani 106.5 FM) Sports and Family Day at the Sports and Physical Education Centre of the UWI, St Augustine (UWI SPEC).

30th - Mere Desh Celebrations at the Centre Pointe Mall Chaguanas.

30th - Prime Ministers Charity Golf Tournament at Magdalena Grand Gold Course, Hampden Road, Lowland, Tobago.

30th - Tobago May Pole Festival entitled Colours of D'Wind at Goodwood High School. The festival begins at 2pm and will also include an exhibition of traditional food and craft.

TBA - Jazz Under the Stars 2022 at Green Meadows, Santa Cruz.

TBA - Rafi Mohammed's Mother Day Tribute at venue TBA.

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June 1st Mar. to 31st Aug. - Leatherback Watching in Trinidad & Tobago.

6th May to 12th Jun. - Panograma 2022

2nd - Labor Day Celebrations 2022: Labour Day Calypso Finals at Fyzabad Hall; 7 pm.

3rd - Labor Day Celebrations 2022: A Festival of Drums at the Charlie King Junction in Fyzabad; 5 pm.

4th - NGC NAAATT National Juvenile Championships at Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain.

4th - WeBeat 2022 - Mannie Dookie 5K Fun - 6 am.

4th to 5th - Chief Secretary's Golf Tournament at Magdalena Grand Gold Course, Hampden Road, Lowland, Tobago.

5th - World Environmental Day.

5th - Bloody Bay Harvest Festival.

5th - TTPBA's Regatta #4 (TTPBA = Trinidad and Tobago Powerboat Association).

5th to 7th - Couva/Pt Lisas Chamber of Commerce's Sugar and Energy Festival and Central Games at Gilbert Park, California.

6th - Whit Monday.

8th - World Oceans Day.

8th - Health & Wellness Day (WeBeat 2022) at St James Amphitheatre, Western Main Road, St. James; 9 am to 2 pm, Admission: Free. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

8th - Film Night (WeBeat 2022) at St James Amphitheatre, Western Main Road, St. James; 7 pm, Admission: Free. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

9th - 5-A-Side Steelband Competition (WeBeat 2022) at St James Amphitheatre, Western Main Road, St. James; 8 pm, Admission: $150. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

10th - WeKaiso (WeBeat 2022) at St James Amphitheatre, Western Main Road, St. James; 8 pm, Admission: $150. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

10th to 12th - The Tableland Pineapple Farmers' Association (TPFA) Annual Fruit Festival at Nu Image Simplex Complex, Tableland.

11th - Fyzabad Connection Theatre Company (FCTC) presents Kitch @ 100 ... With a Difference Theatre Greets Kaiso 'De Road Make To Walk' at Southern Academy for the Performing Arts (SAPA), Todd Street, San Fernando; 8 pm. A dramatic calypso musical, written by Zeno Obi Constance & Directed by Geneva Drepaulsingh. Featuring: Andrew Friday; Joseph Lopez; Eunice Peters; Gervon Abraham and Kurtis Gross. Tickets: $150; available at: Atherley's by the Park; Seon's Royal Road; Tuco South Office; Book Berries (Point Fortin); Blue Edition (Tunapuna) and Gayelle the Caribbean. For more infor call: 680-0346. Click here to see flyer.

11th - J'Ouvert (WeBeat 2022) starting at St James Amphitheatre along Western Main Road, St. James; 4 am to 7 am, Admission: Free. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

11th - NGC NAAATT National Juvenile Championships at Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain.

11th - Rainbow Cup Triathlon from Courland Heritage Park to Turtle Beach, Tobago; 7 am. For more information call 632-9004 or 784-4128.

11th - Pan Parade (WeBeat 2022) from Matura Street along Western Main Road, St. James; 7 pm to 2 am, Admission: Free. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

11th - Prime Ministers Charity Golf Tournament at Magdalena Grand Golf Resort, Lowland, Tobago.

12th - Roxborough Harvest Festival.

12th - Fyzabad Connection Theatre Company (FCTC) presents Kitch @ 100 ... With a Difference Theatre Greets Kaiso 'De Road Make To Walk' at Southern Academy for the Performing Arts (SAPA), Todd Street, San Fernando; 5 pm. A dramatic calypso musical, written by Zeno Obi Constance & Directed by Geneva Drepaulsingh. Featuring: Andrew Friday; Joseph Lopez; Eunice Peters; Gervon Abraham and Kurtis Gross. Tickets: $150; available at: Atherley's by the Park; Seon's Royal Road; Tuco South Office; Book Berries (Point Fortin); Blue Edition (Tunapuna) and Gayelle the Caribbean. For more infor call: 680-0346. Click here to see flyer.

12th - The Annual Ganga Dhaaraa River Festival at Blanchisseuse.

12th - Labor Day Celebrations 2022: Rienzi Cycling Classic from San Fernando to Point Fortin to Fyzabad at 5 am. and ends at 10 am.

12th - Labor Day Celebrations 2022: Thanksgiving Service at the Fyzabad Union Hall.

12th - The People's National Movement's Annual Sports and Family Day at Eddie Hart Savannah, Tacarigua.

14th - World Blood Donor Day (WBDD).

16th - Corpus Christi.

16th - International Yoga Day (IDY).

17th to 19th - Tobago Open at Magdalena Grand Beach & Golf Resort, Hampden Road, Lowland, Tobago. Click here to see flyer.

18th - Yoruba Village Drum Festival is held annually the day before Father's Day, Yoruba Village Square, Piccadilly Street, Port of Spain.

19th - Labour Day.

19th - Father's Day.

19th - Lambeau Harvest Festival.

19th - Butler Day Celebrations hosted by Tobago African Union (TAU) at Dock Site on Milford Road from 6 p.m.

19th - Oilfield Workers Trade Union (OWTU) Butler Classics 5K Junior Race starting at Jovan's Grocery, Harris Village, South Oropouche.

19th - Oilfield Workers Trade Union (OWTU) Butler Classics 20K Walk/Run starting at OWTU, San Fernando; 5am.

19th - Pan Trinbago Northern Region - Father's Day Football Match & Cooler Lime at St. Mary's Grounds.

19th - The Friends of Victory Foundation (FoVF)'s Annual "Victory Games" at Police Barracks Grounds, Long Circular Road, St James.

19th - The Tobago Culinary Festival at Pigeon Point Heritage Park, Tobago. The gates open at 10 am. and admission is free. The delicious cuisine being sold in the local and international food courts will be on sale from 11 am.

20th - Fun Father's Day 5 K Walk-A-Son at the Eddie Hart Savannah, Tacarigua to Clifford Street, Curepe.

23rd - Port of Spain Day.

23rd - Olympic Day.

24th - NGC NAAATT National Open Championships at Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain.

24th to 26th - Charlotteville Fisherman Festival at Charlotteville.

24th to 26th - Island Crashers' Festival at Pigeon Point Heritage Park, Tobago.

25th to 26th - Tobago Dragon Boat Association Regatta at Pigeon Point Heritage Park; 8am to 4pm.

25th - Carli Bay Fish Fest at Carli Bay Fishing Facility, Couva.

25th - Dining With The Saints (DWTS) at the St Mary's College Compound, Frederick Street, Port of Spain; 6. 30 pm to 11.30 pm. Tickets are available at the Past Students' office and from all members of the organizing committee.

25th - The Ministry of Sport's National Youth Sport Festival at Eastern Regional Indoor Sporting Arena and Eddie Hart Grounds, Tacarigua from 8 am.

27th - World Diabetes Day.

30th to 4th Jul. - Mango Festival at UWI (University of West Indies). TBA - Annual Father's Day concert by Raymond Ramnarine and his band, Dil-E-Nadan at at Centre of Excellence in Macoya; 7 pm.

TBA - Rafi Mohammed's Father's Day Spectacular at Centre of Excellence in Macoya.

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July 1st Mar to 31st Aug - Leatherback Watching in Tobago

30th Jun. to 4th Jul. - Mango Festival at UWI (University of West Indies).

1st - Rath Yaatra.

2nd - Festive Kolorz at Field of Dreams, Clifton Hill Club, 9.00 pm. Featuring: Joey Lewis Orchestra along with DJS: Whiz; Mr. Desmond and Alpha B. Admission: Advance - $100; Door - $120, ticket outlet: Jus Annice Wig Shop & Field of Dreams. For more information call 780-0964 or 722-1434. Click here to see flyer.

2nd - Mango Melee '22 at the corner of (Mango in Food Artisan Fair Trade Festival) Warner Street & St John's Road, St. Augustine; 11.00 am to 5.00 pm. For more information call 390-5340.

2nd - Old Hilarians' annual luncheon at Jubilee Hall, Keate Street, Port of Spain.

2nd - St Peter's Day (Fisherman's Fete) at Matelot Village.

3rd - Castara Harvest Festival.

3rd - Mango Melee '22 (Mango in Food Artisan Fair Trade Festival) at the corner of Warner Street & St John's Road, St. Augustine; 11.00 am to 4.00 pm. For more information call 390-5340.

3rd - The Network of Rural Women Producers (NORWP) in collaboration with the University of the West Indies, Ministry of Food Production, Sangre Grande Regional Corporation and Inter American Institute of Corporation and Agriculture's Mango Festival and Competition at UWI Field Station, Mt Hope.

4th - Caricom Day.

7th to 11th - Tobago Motor Rally at Turtle Beach.

9th - Miss Arima Pageant Royale (Arima Fest 2022).

9th - Box Car Derby (Arima Fest 2022).

10th - Mango Melee '22 (Mango in Food Artisan Fair Trade Festival) in San Fernando. For more information call 390-5340.

10th - TTPBA's Regatta #5 (TTPBA = Trinidad and Tobago Powerboat Association).

16th - MLGCC Golf Open at Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club, Sunrise Park, Trincity.

16th - RGP's Chutney Rhythms Festival 2022 at The Amphitheatre, Naparima Bowl, Paradise Pasture, San Fernando. Music, Food, Dance and Fashion; 4.00 pm to 11.30 pm. Limited Tickets: $100. For more information call 774-5555. Click here to see flyer.

17th - Food Fair (Arima Fest 2022).

17th - Roxborough Seafood Festival at Fish Market in Roxborough.

22nd - Parangrama (Arima Fest 2022).

22nd to 29th - Chief Secretary Bago T10 Blast at Cyd Gray Complex in Roxborough.

24th - Laventille Rhythm Section's Annual Sports & Family Day at Erica Street Recreational Grounds, Success Village, Laventille.

27th Great Fete Weekend at Pigeon Point, Tobago - Welcome Wednesday.

28th Great Fete Weekend at Pigeon Point, Tobago - Reggae Thursday.

29th Great Fete Weekend at Pigeon Point, Tobago - Soca Glow.

30th Great Fete Weekend at Pigeon Point, Tobago - We Fete.

31st Great Fete Weekend at Pigeon Point, Tobago - Sunday Callaloo.

TBA - Tobago Heritage Festival Launch at the Market Square Carpark, Scarborough at 5:30 pm.

Mid July to early August - Tobago Heritage Festival.

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August 1st Mar to 31st Aug - Leatherback Watching in Tobago.

1st - Emancipation Day.

1st - Arima Fest Breakfast at Arima Town Hall; 7.30 am.

1st - First People's Bird Fest at the Arima Velodrome; 7 am.

1st - First People's Canon Blast at Calvary Hill and Smoke Ceremony at the Santa Rosa First People's Centre, Paul Mitchell Street, Arima.

1st - Avocado and Breadfruit Festival at the Green Market, Saddle Road, Santa Cruz; 7.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.

1st Great Fete Weekend at Pigeon Point, Tobago - Cool Down.

1st - Tobago Heritage's Emancipation Concert.

3rd - Arima Festival.

4th - Avocado and Breadfruit Festival at the Green Market, Saddle Road, Santa Cruz; 7.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.

4th to 11th - Indian Diaspora Country Tour. For more information click here.

5th to 7th - Delaford Fishermen Festival.

6th - Laventille Steelband Festival at Eastern Main Road, Laventille; 5pm.

7th - Speyside Harvest Festival.

7th - St George East Community Festival at Talparo Recreation Grounds; 10 am to 6 pm. Sporting competitions, cultural showcase, cuisine corner, community artifacts and craft display.

7th - The Felicity Charlieville Fishing Association (FCFA)'s Annual Fishing Tournament at Gulf of Paria via Cunupia River, Cacandee Road, Felicity. For more information and registration details, call 389-7413.

8th - Hosay Festival.

9th - Queen's Royal College's (QRC) 2022 edition of the school's Reunion & Family Day at the College grounds, St Clair, from noon. Admission is free and light refreshments will be on sale, and all are encouraged to walk with their coolers and baskets. No glass bottles allowed. For more information on the Reunion and Family Day, please call 472-4204, 620-0428, 681-7879, 790-0129, 320-6904, 680-3260, 764-4020, 372-0712, 489-4867, 759-5419, 702 -0393, 364-9997, 387-2411, 620-4772.

10th to 14th - Santa Rosa Festival.

11th - World Steelpan Day.

12th - International Youth Day.

12th - Raksha Bandhan.

12th - Tobago Curry Duck and Cocktails Festival at Parlatuvier Bay, Tobago followed by a street party. Admission is free! For further information please call Mrs Nicole Chance-Stewart at 682-8723 or email tobagocurryduckandcocktails@gmail.com.

13th - WeRunArima 5k at Arima Velodrome, Arima. For more information call 473-6134 or email: info@firecrackerlife.com.

14th - Parlatuvier Fisherfolk Festival at Parlatuvier Bay Tobago followed by a street party. Admission is free! For further information please call Mrs Nicole Chance-Stewart at 682-8723 or email: tobagocurryduckandcocktails@gmail.com.

19th - Arima Borough Day.

19th - Shri Krishna Janam Ashtmi.

20th - 2022 Great Race from Williams Bay, Chaguaramas to Store Bay, Tobago (3rd Saturday in August). Staggered start with the 50 mph and 60 mph boats among the early starters, speeding off at 7.10 am and 7.20 am respectively. The 130 mph A Class boats will be the last category to start at 8 am.

23rd - Feast Day of Santa Rosa Festival.

25th - Carib Santa Rosa Festival (Arima Fest 2022).

27th - Pan on De Avenue on Aripita Avenue, Woodbrook.

27th - Rainbow Annual Dance Festival at NCIC Nagar, Narsaloo Ramaya Marg, Endeavour, Chaguanas from 7 pm to 10 pm. For further info: 389-8425 or the NCIC's office at 671- 6242 or 665-6733.

28th - Indepan Fest along Tragarete Road, from Colville Street to Maraval Road; 6pm.

28th - 103FM Curry Duck Competition at Chagville Beach, Chaguaramas.

30th - Angostura Rum Day.

30th - Santa Rosa Day.

30th - Carib Woodbrook Playboyz annual pre-Independence Day steelband parade along Tragarete Road, Newtown.

30th - Ganesh Chaturthi (Hindus Ganesh Utsav).

31st - Independence Day.

31st - Bankers Insurance Half-Marathon from opposite Atlantic Plaza, Point Lisas to the finish line at Bankers Insurance Head Office on Mulchan Seuchan Road, Chaguanas.

31st - Carib Woodbrook Playboyz Independence Brunch at the Playboyz panyard.

31st - Newtown Playboys Annual Independence Brunch and Street Party at #64 Tragarette Road (between Picton and Woodford Streets), Port of Spain. Admission: Free; Brunch: 6am; Street Festival: 12noon; Food and Drinks on Sale.

31st - Shell Invaders' Independence Brunch opposite the Queen's Park Oval on Tragarete Road in Woodbrook; 7am.

31st - Starlift annual Independence Day Brunch at Starlift panyard, Mucurapo Road Extension, Mucurapo, Woodbrook.

Mid July to early August - Tobago Heritage Festival.

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September 9th to 11th - Angostura Rum Festival hosted by Angostura Ltd at Laventille compound. (corner Eastern Main Road and Trinity Avenue).

10th to 25th - Hindus Memorial Services (observance of Pitra Paksh).

12th to 18th - Caribbean Premier League T20 Cricket Matches.

17th - International Coastal Clean Up Day.

18th - Maracas Open Water Swim Classic at Maracas Bay.

18th - Starbucks 5K Coffee; 4 pm. The race starts and finishes at Starbucks, Ellerslie Plaza, Maraval.

21st to 24th - Mexican Annual Food Festival held with the collaboration of the Embassy of Mexico at Hilton Trinidad's Pool Terrace Garden Restaurant from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm.

21st to 30th - Rio Claro Heritage Festival.

23rd to 2nd Oct. - Trinidad & Tobago Restaurant Week.

24th - Republic Day.

24th - Republic Day Interfaith Service at the Queens Park Savannah, Port of Spain.

24th - Republic Day Regatta at Roxborough, Tobago.

24th - Michael Phillips Republic Day Cycling Classic at Nelson Mandela Park in St Clair.

24th - Scotiabank Women against Breast Cancer 5K Classic at Queens Park Savannah Port of Spain and Skinners Park, San Fernando; 4 pm to 6 pm.

25th - Sunrise JAM Cooler Fete at Paddock, Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; 3 am - 9 am.

25th - Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS) annual 'Police Men Can Cook' at at the Pavilion of the Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain.

27th - World Tourism Day.

27th to 2nd Oct. - Tobago International Cycling Classic.

28th - Tobago Open Plantations (Golf Tournament).

29th - World Maritime Day.

29th to 2nd Oct. - Tobago Fest.

30th - Caribbean Youth Day.

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October 23rd Sep. to 2nd Oct. - Trinidad & Tobago Restaurant Week.

27th Sep. to 2nd Oct. - Tobago International Cycling Classic.

29th Sep. to 2nd Oct. - Tobago Fest.

1st - RBC Run for Kids at Queens Park Savannah, Port of Spain; 4 pm to 6 pm.

2nd - The International day of the Elderly.

5th - Ramleela.

5th to 9th - Southex International Expo 2022 entitled 'BIB - Back in Business'.

7th - Chaguanas Borough Days.

8th - Maritime 5k - Costume Run for Fun at Nelson Mandela Park, St. Clair; 4 pm. For more information call 674-0130 ext. 4026.or email: cattale@maritimefinancial.com.

8th to 9th - Tobago Open Golf Tournament.

9th - Dragon Boat Festival at the western end of Chagville, Chaguaramas (next to the Military Museum) from 8 am. to 4 pm.

9th - Store Bay Open Water Swimming Classic at Store Bay Beach.

9th to 15th - Fire Prevention Week.

12th - Santa Rosa First Peoples' Ritual at the Red House in homage to the Ancestors; 10 am.

12th - Chinese Arrival Day.

12th - Beacon's Cycling on the Avenue in Woodbrook; 7.30 pm to 10.30 pm.

13th - Santa Rosa First Peoples' Water Ritual at the Arima River; 9 am.

14th - Santa Rosa First Peoples Day.

14th - Santa Rosa First Peoples' Smoke Ceremony at the Hyarima Monument (Day of Recognition); 7 am.

15th - Carib Beer Day.

16th - World Food Day.

16th - Tobago Blue Food Festival at L'Anse Fourmi Bloody Bay Recreation Grounds.

23rd - Patience Hill Harvest Festival.

23rd - UWI SPEC Interntional Half-Marathon (The University of the West Indies Sports and Physical Education Centre). For further information, persons are asked to contact The UWI St. Augustine Academy of Sport at 868-662-2002 ext 83808.

24th - United Nations Day.

24th - Roxborough Powerboat Regatta 2022 at Roxborough, Tobago.
24th to 28th - Divali Nagar 2022.

25th - Divali.

26th - Breast Cancer Awareness Day.

27th - Best Era of Soca (Randy Glasgow Production) at Buccoo, Tobago. Featuring: Drupatee, Iwer and Superblue. Tickets: call 868-774-555 or visit: islandetickets.com. Click here to see flyer.

28th - International Creole Day.

28th to 30th - Tobago Carnival.

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November 1st - All Saint's Day.

1st - Tunapuna Day.

2nd - All Soul's Day.

4th to 6th - Bago Sport Beach Football International.

6th - Mason Hall's Annual Sports and Family Day.

8th - Kaartik (Kartik Nahan/Kartik Snan/Kartik Purnima).

11th - Rememberance Day.

13th - Black Rock Harvest Festival.

14th - World Diabetes Day.

18th - San Fernando Day.

19th - Parang in a Pot - St Joseph's Convent, Port-of-Spain.

20th - Les Couteaux Harvest Festival.

20th - Moriah Harvest Festival.

20th - Scarborough Harvest Festival.

25th - Annual LATCAFEST (Latin Caribbean Folk Music Festival) at Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; Doors open at 6 pm. Prizes for Best Latin Dress & Dance. Food & Drinks on Sale. Tickets: Early Bird $150; General Admission $200; Special Reserve $300 or at the door $250. Tickets available at all NLCB Outlets. For tickets call 681-2393, 324-1556, 719-5094, or 753-8287.

26th - Guardian Group Shine (5KM Run/Walk or 10KM Run) at Nelson Mandela Park, Port of Spain; 4 pm to 7 pm. For more information email: run2shine@myguardiangroup.com.

27th - Mt. Gomery Harvest Fest.

27th - The Palmiste Historical Society's third annual Chrisitmas tree-lighting at the corner of Aileen Avenue and Brash Boulevard, Palmiste (opposite the Palmiste Park) San Fernando; 5.30 pm. A small ceremony will be held before the lights are turned on at 6 pm.

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December 1st - International World National AIDS Day.

1st- The Annual Tobago House of Assembly Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Louis D'or Nurseries.

2nd - Tobago Day Expo and Sports and Family Day at the Buccoo Integrated Facility, Auchenskeoch Buccoo Bay Road, Buccoo.

3rd to 9th - Tobago House Assembly Week Celebrations at Shaw Park Complex; Dwight Yorke Stadium and other venues.

4th - Tobago Day (Tobago House of Assembly Day).

4th - Plymouth Harvest Festival.

6th - Tobago Cross Country Championships at Mt. Irvine, Tobago.

9th - Radio Tambrin's Annual Christmas Parade and Children Treat from the Old Market car park; 3pm.

11th - NAAATT Cross Country Championships at Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain.

17th - Scrunter's "Pork Dance" (Annual Christmas Parang Fete) at De Forest, Vega de Oropouche, Sangre Grande.

18th - Barcode's Annual 'Pig Out' Christmas Lime.

25th - Christmas Day.

26th - Boxing Day.

26th - PINK An All-Inclusive Poolside in Tobago.

26th - Tobago Annual Flying Colours Kite Festival at the Plymouth Recreation Ground, Plymouth.

31st - Old Year's Festivities.

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Dates that are in red are public holidays
Carnival 2022 - February 28 & March 1
dates and events are subject to change or be cancel without notice.
Key Dates in History

  • 1498 - Christopher Columbus claims Trinidad for the Spanish Crown.
  • 1592 - The Spanish Colonise Trinidad and retain possession for two centuries.
  • 1610 - Dutch traders sell Trinidad its first African slaves
  • 1797 - British forces capture Trinidad and Tobago in 1802
  • 1802 to 1814 - Immigrant Program from China.
  • 1814 - Tobago, which has changed hands several times, is ceded to Britian.
  • 1845 - First indentured immigrants from India (the programme lasted till 1917).
  • 1888 - Tobago is linked with Trinidad in a single administrative unit.
  • 1941 - US military bases built in Trinidad.
  • 1956 - Dr. Eric Williams founds PNM and wins general elections; main support from blacks. Indian population supports opposition
  • 1958 - Trinidad & Tobago joins the Federation of the West Indies and remains a member until its dissolution four years later.
  • 1962 - Independence from Britian.
  • 1970 - Black Power demonstrations cause brief state of emergency.
  • 1976 - Republic within the Commonwealth.
  • 1980 - The Tobago House of Assembly established, internal autonomy 1987.
  • 1981 - Dr. Eric Williams dies after being Head of Government (as Chief Minister and Prime Minister) for 25 years.
  • 1988 - Baseo Panday dismissed from cabinet; forms left wing UNC.
  • 1990 - Prime Minister taken hostage in failed fundamentalist coup.
  • 2010 - Mrs. Kamla Persad-Bissessar was sworn in on May 26, 2010 as the country's first female Prime Minister for Trinidad and Tobago
  • note #1: In the late 18th century both Trinidad and Tobago were cultivated and effectively administered by the French, under an agreement with the Spanish. It was during this period that the French started the plantation system on both islands and began importing the requisite slave labor.





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