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Jamaica Corn Fest 2020 | Celebrating Authentic Jamaica
The annual, and highly anticipated Jamaica Corn Festival, will take center stage on Jamaica's south-coast, this Independence Day, August 6, 2020.
The event will be held at LOLA's, 6 Crane Road in Black River, St. Elizabeth.
As was evident last year
, it's 'Everything Corn!'
; there will be an abundance of corn and corn bi products.
In addition to..
- Roasted Corn &
- Boiled Corn
You will also enjoy...
- Corn Asham
- Corn and Tuna salad
- Corn Beard ice tea
- Corn Blue Draws aka Dukuno
- Corn Dip
- Corn Dog
- Corn Dumplings
- Corn Porridge
- Corn Pudding
- Corn Soup
- Hominy Corn porridge
- Potato with corn pudding, &
- Rice Corn
And yes, like the several other traditional Jamaican food favorites, including..
- Chocolate tea
- Coconut Drops
- Ginger drink
- Sugar Cane
- And much more!
Food, Craft items and authentic juices will be at multiple but specifically designated stalls! There will be for example...
- Fish Stalls
- Chicken Stalls
- Pork Stalls,
- Curried Goat Stalls &
- Craft Item Stalls
- and natural juice stalls!
Musical Entertainment will be provided by King Ghetto local DJ. And, there will be a host of prizes and surprises, for both adults and kids, including a special prize for the best dressed in the national colours of Jamaica.
Other activities include...
- Bingo Games
- Bouncy Castle
- Corn Eating competition (see on YouTube)
- Dancing competition
- Fashion Show
- Five-a-side football
- Local Talent Show
- Trampoline, and
- Volley Ball
The event starts at 10:00am. Admission cost is only $300JMD for adults and $100JMD for children.
For further information, including food and craft stall reservation, contact the organizers at...
The inaugural event took place on Emancipation Day, August 1, 2019.
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